Overview

Seeking to accelerate our vision to be the exemplar catalyst for innovation and advancement of the profession of public health, locally and globally, the University of South Florida College of Public Health invites applications for a non-tenure earning Practice Pathway faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor to teach and participate in scholarly activity in the CAHME- accredited MHA Program, as well as, other degree programs in the College.

 

The USF College of Public Health was ranked 16th nationally among public health degree programs by the 2022 U.S. News and World Report. This is a special opportunity to join a dynamic interdisciplinary faculty actively engaged in shaping the future of public health through innovative curricula, transformational research and community partnerships designed to create a positive collective impact on health. We seek an individual to develop and teach courses in the MHA, MPH and related programs ensuring compliance with the criteria required by the College accrediting bodies, including the Commission on Accreditation for Healthcare Management Education (CAHME). The University of South Florida CAHME-accredited MHA Program provides competency-based health management training using an integrated population health management approach. The USF MHA Program serves early- and mid-career professionals. The program offers mostly in-person classes in the evening (i.e., 6:30 pm) combined with other delivery modalities, including fully-online and hybrid classes which create opportunities for student engagement throughout the large geographic area along the west coast of Florida. At the USF College of Public Health, diversity, inclusion and social justice are part of our Core Values.  We encourage applications from individuals who have demonstrated a commitment to these values in the teaching, research and service.

 

The University of South Florida is a high-impact global research university dedicated to student success. Over the past 10 years, no other public university in the country has risen faster in U.S. News and World Report’s national university rankings than USF. Serving more than 50,000 students on campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota-Manatee, USF is designated as a Preeminent State Research University by the Florida Board of Governors, placing it in the most elite category among the state’s 12 public universities. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.

 

With more than 16,000 employees, the University of South Florida is one of the largest employers in the Tampa Bay region. At USF you will find opportunities to excel in a rich academic environment that fosters the development and advancement of all employees.  We believe in creating a talented, engaged and driven workforce through on-going development and career opportunities.  We also offer a first-class benefit package that includes medical, dental and life insurance plans, retirement plan options, tuition program and generous leave programs and more. To learn more about working at USF please visit: Work Here. Learn Here. Grow Here.

 

Part of USF Health, the USF College of Public Health was founded in 1984 as the first college of public health in Florida and consists of a multidisciplinary faculty of 84 scholars, professionals and leaders serving the educational needs of more than 4,500 students in bachelors, master’s and doctoral degree programs. COPH is organized into four Strategic Areas: Global and Planetary Health; Interdisciplinary Science and Practice; Policy, Practice and Leadership; and Population Health Science. Our faculty select their strategic area of interest and are encouraged to engage in transdisciplinary research and teaching with faculty from across the college. We are transforming curricula and degree programs at all levels; we are engaging in translational research and the translation of that research to practice; and we are committed to public health workforce and systems development, locally and around the world. See the COPH website at http://health.usf.edu/publichealth/ to learn more about our dynamic and innovative faculty and College.

 

USF Tampa is located in a dynamic and growing metropolitan area of over three million residents and offers a wide-range of cultural, artistic, athletic and recreational activities, excellent public schools, close proximity to Gulf of Mexico beaches, and an affordable cost of living. Tampa Bay enjoys a vibrant healthcare environment, including the academic medical center partnership between USF Health and Tampa General, several multi-hospital health systems of BayCare Health System, HCA Healthcare, and AdventHealth, large managed care organizations, and dozens of large independent physician practices. The College of Public Health faculty and students collaborate with USF Health’s Colleges, such as Morsani College of Medicine, and other Colleges on several campuses in the region, including Tampa’s Muma College of Business.

 

See directions below to access the USF Careers posting for position minimum and preferred qualifications.

 

Closing Date: Position will remain open until filled. Review of complete applications will begin July 13, 2022.

 

Salary & Benefits: Nationally competitive salary with excellent benefits.

 

To apply:  Candidates must complete an online application and upload the documents listed below to be considered for this position. Please visit www.usf.edu and access “Work at USF” and then click on Access Careers@USF and search for Job Opening ID 30751 or Position #49150. Documents to be uploaded with the application include a letter of application addressing the advertised minimum and preferred qualifications for the position to which applying, a CV and a list of three references. Review of application will not begin until all required documents are uploaded into Careers. References will not be contacted without notifying applicants in advance.

 

According to Florida law, search records, including applications and search committee meetings, are open to the public. USF is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action, and Equal Access institution. Applicants who need disability accommodations in order to participate in the selection process should notify Sheri Shakes at (813) 974-6494 or TDD (813) 974-1758 at least five working days in advance of need.