Assistant Professor of Allied Health
- The University of Tampa
- Tampa, FL
The Department of Health Sciences and Human Performance within the College of Natural and Health Sciences at The University of Tampa invites applications for a tenure track position in Allied Health available Fall 2022.
The University of Tampa is a medium-sized, comprehensive, residentially-based private institution of more than 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The University is ideally situated on a beautiful 110-acre campus next to the Hillsborough River, adjacent to Tampa's dynamic central business district, which is a growing, vibrant, diverse metropolitan area. UT reflects this vibrancy; with 24 consecutive years of enrollment growth UT boasts 260 student organizations, a multicultural student body from 50 states and more than 100 countries, and "Top Tier" ranking in U.S. News and World Report.
Responsibilities will include a teaching load of 12 credit/contact hours per semester.
The candidate is expected to engage in scholarly activity, advise/mentor students, and participate in service to the department, college, university, and broader community.
Ph.D. in a Health Sciences and Human Performance related discipline required. Advanced ABD candidates considered.
The ideal candidate for this position will have experience in teaching a range of courses in allied health and the health sciences. Courses may include, but are not limited to, personal and family health, nutrition, introduction to allied health, and applied kinesiology.
Candidates are expected to have an interest in, and the ability to, teach courses at the introductory and upper division levels. A demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence in lower and upper division undergraduate courses is required.
The candidate is expected to demonstrate evidence of scholarly activity.
Salary for this position is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
For further details and to apply, please visit our website at www.ut.edu/jobs
Applicants should be prepared to attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research interest, statement of teaching philosophy, copy of teaching evaluations, and name/contact information of references.
The University delivers challenging and high-quality educational experiences to a diverse group of learners. The University has a strong core curriculum rooted in the liberal arts, an enduring commitment to internationalization that has garnered the Senator Paul Simon Award, and a practical, experiential approach to learning. The University offers more than 200 areas of study, including majors in our colleges of Arts and Letters, Business, Natural and Health Sciences and Social Sciences, Math and Education and 14 master's programs.
The College of Natural and Health Sciences offers rigorous, high quality curricula in biology, marine science, environmental science, chemistry, biochemistry, physics, forensic science, exercise science, public health, allied health, sport management and nursing; all designed to prepare students for challenges and opportunities that lie ahead. Our faculty are excellent teachers, both in the classroom and working with students on an individual basis. UT has invested heavily in the development of our college's teaching and research facilities and laboratories. Our college continually fosters relationships with organizations in the greater Tampa Bay area and elsewhere to provide students with the opportunity to pursue an internship, volunteer, or interact with professionals working in their chosen field. Each department also offers study abroad courses that students can take for credit toward their degree. For more information, see: https://www.ut.edu/academics/college-of-natural-and-health-sciences.
The University of Tampa is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to excellence through diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, gender identity, veteran status, or any other non-job related criteria. The University of Tampa recognizes the importance of a multicultural community of students, faculty, and staff who seek to advance our commitment to diversity. The University invites applications from underrepresented groups and those who have academic experiences with diverse populations.