Department PH Leadership Program - 468580
Posting Open Date 04/14/2022
Application Deadline 06/30/2022
Open Until Filled No
Position Type Permanent Faculty
Working Title Open Rank, Fixed-Term faculty
Appointment Type Fixed Term Faculty
Vacancy ID FAC0004019
Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Permanent
Hours per week 40
Position Location North Carolina, US
Hiring Range Dependent on qualifications
Proposed Start Date 08/01/2022
Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit
The Public Health Leadership Program is an interdisciplinary program offering
a master's degree and two active academic certificates. Our vision is to
create public health leaders with the vision and ability to anticipate and
solve future health challenges wherever they occur throughout the world. The
Public Health Leadership Program offers a customized curriculum to meet the
demands of busy practitioners in public health and medical care. We offer
courses delivered through a combination of traditional classroom, online and
hybrid formats, bolstered by practical, hands-on experience. In doing so, we
create leaders who share a command of the latest technology and the most
current public health approaches, who are adept at learning from their
experiences, and who utilize these skills to create new opportunities for
The Public Health Leadership Program (PHLP) desires a faculty member with
leadership experience in empowering public health workers with strategic data,
implementation, and system-thinking skills.
PHLP is recruiting for an open-rank faculty in the practice track, which is a
fixed-term position to fulfill an important practice area for the School and
Program. The person in this position is expected to develop and lead
initiatives to provide training and technical assistance to the current public
health workforce. The person in this position will collaborate with others on
School-wide funding opportunities to support workforce development and
demonstrate success in obtaining external funding.
Additionally, the person is expected to teach graduate level courses drawing
on their experiences with public health workforce, that promote attainment of
one or more strategic skills needed in public health practice including but
not limited to: justice, equity, diversity and inclusion, data-based decision
making, resource management and cross-sectoral partnerships. Serving as a
mentor to students is also expected.
The person in this position is to build a portfolio of funded work covering a
substantial portion of their salary (the percent expected increases with
rank) within three years. This may be done through a combination of grants
and contracts to provide consultation, technical assistance, and educational
opportunities for practitioners in the field.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Doctoral degree required (or expected to be conferred by the time of hire).
We are seeking applicants with experience in developing and leading training
and technical assistance initiatives. The successful applicant will also have
a proven track record in securing funding from diverse sources.
Preferred Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience
Preferred candidate will have doctoral training in a public health related
discipline, or an MPH or other related public health master's degree and a
doctorate degree in a related field.
Teaching experience at the graduate level is preferred.
Special Physical/Mental Requirements
Campus Security Authority Responsibilities
This position is designated as a Campus Security Authority in accordance with
the Clery Act. This position will be required to report Clery crimes to the
Clery Compliance Manager and complete annual training about reporting
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Department Contact Information
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Academic Personnel Office Contact Information
If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about
the application process, please contact the University's Executive Vice
Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to
Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able
to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.
If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department
notify the Department Contact.
Equal Opportunity Employer Statement
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and
affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender,
gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin,
race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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