Assistant Professor of Health and Human Services
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Fairleigh Dickinson University Vancouver Campus offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs to almost 1000 mostly international students. We provide students with a personalized, supportive environment, small classes, and strong student academic support. FDUV is located in downtown Vancouver at two locations in Yaletown. FDUV programs are professionally oriented and build on the over 75-year history of FDU campuses in New Jersey. FDU is a private, not for profit university accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and holds the Education Quality Assurance (EQA) designation for public and private institutions in B.C. that meet or exceed quality assurance standards set by the province of B.C.
A tenure-track appointee must excel in teaching, especially project-based teaching, actively participate in recruitment and advising, engage in university governance and service, bring professional networks and experiences to bear, represent the school at professional events, and sustain a program of research and publication. The appointment is contingent on budgetary approval.
The Assistant Professor in Health and Human Services excels in teaching, especially project-based learning and supports student advising, engages in university service, has professional networks and experiences to support a project-based approach to education of professionals, and sustains a program of research and publications.
1. Teach in the FDUV Master of Administrative Sciences program. A full load is 8 classes per semester with teaching release available in support of research.
2. Support professional staff with advising and mentoring of students.
3. Maintain an active research program.
4. Participate in University service at various levels.
5. Build and maintain academic and professional networks to support scholarship, teaching, and student placement.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and Permanent Residents will be given priority. The Ph.D. or other terminal degree is preferred, although doctoral students with teaching experience and applicants with professional qualifications will be considered.
Ph.D. or Terminal degree with teaching experience in multiple delivery modes and professional field experience with a supervisory exposure
Sustained research program and/or significant professional network