Adjunct Instructor/Professor of Public Health

Saint Augustine's University

Saint Augustine's University

Posted on Wednesday, April 26, 2023

Posting Details

Posting Summary
Position Title Adjunct Instructor/Professor of Public Health
Position Code EXSC-ADJPRO-F
Job Description
The Department of Public Health seeks an Adjunct Instructor/Professor to teach Public Health courses as assigned. These classes introduce students to the various aspects of public health including but not limited to health education theories/models, epidemiology, health disparities, social determinants of health, program planning and evaluation. Work assignments may include teaching daytime, evening, online, and hybrid classes. This position may include student advising and mentoring.

Saint Augustine’s University accepts application materials for adjunct employment on a continuing basis. These positions are temporary and do no accrue benefits.


  • Teach assigned classes in keeping with approved syllabi, outlines, and instructional materials
  • Report student problems to department chair
  • Maintain office hours
  • Attend meetings as scheduled
  • Engage in scholarly/creative activities
  • Other assigned Public Health courses

  • PHS 390 Research Methods in Public Health
  • PHS 475 Public Health Pre-Internship
  • PHS 450 Foundations In Epidemiology
  • PHS 335 Public Health Healthcare Policy & Ethics
  • PHS 300 Global Health
Saint Augustine’s University (SAU), drawing on its rich legacy as an access institution, is a student-focused, comprehensive educational institution that produces outstanding graduates prepared for personal and professional success. SAU was established in 1867 in Raleigh, NC by the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina. A four-year liberal arts university with an average enrollment of approximately 1,000, SAU sits on 105 lush acres just north of Downtown Raleigh, NC. The institution offers more than 20 undergraduate degrees and a Master of Public Administration (MPA) Program and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

Additional Information:
  • Employment is contingent upon a positive background check and proof of COVID-19 vaccination. Documentation of medical and religious exemptions will be accommodated.
  • Official transcript is required upon acceptance of the position.
Required Qualifications
  • Master’s Degree in Public Health, Health Education, or related field
  • Two to three years teaching experience at college level
  • Demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills
  • Basic Computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office and Blackboard
Preferred Qualifications
  • Terminal degree (Ph.D., DrPH)
  • More than three years teaching experience at college level
  • Proven ability to develop and teach online classes
  • Ongoing professional public health activity
Physical Demands
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number F079P
Number of Vacancies 1
Position End Date (if applicable)
Desired Start Date 08/07/2023
Job Open Date 04/17/2023
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary
Advertising Summary
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Supplemental Questions

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  1. * Please describe in detail how your background and experience would be applicable for this position in a College/University setting

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Please describe the attributes that will make you a strong candidate for this position

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/ Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts
  2. Letter of Recommendation