Job Description

Make a Difference at Grand Canyon University

Shape the bright futures of Grand Canyon University students as a full time Faculty member for the traditional ground campus in the College of Nursing and Health Care Professions.  The College, boasts a rich 30-year history providing outstanding health care and nursing degree programs. Students can earn their RN to BSN, or a master’s in nursing degree specializing in advanced patient care or in the emerging fields of health care administration, management, or public health.

As a full-time Faculty member, you’ll provide program instruction incorporating innovative teaching methodologies, cutting-edge technologies and other industry trends reflecting advancements in your discipline.  If you are highly motivated and passionate about teaching exceptional quality instruction in modern facilities with smaller class sizes, we’d like to hear from you. 

The College of Nursing and Health Care Professions is seeking a full-time faculty member for the Master of Public Health (MPH) program.  This is a full-time, 12-month position, based in Phoenix, AZ, at the rank of Instructor.  Please note this is not a remote position. Target start date is immediate.

Responsibilities:

  • Teach courses in the MPH program, based on expertise and education, in the online format
  • Incorporates relevant research resources and experiential activities to support course objectives, lectures, and learning outcomes.
  • Facilitate classroom discussions.
  • Assess student performance.
  • Participate in grading of course-related assignments.
  • Provide mentorship to MPH students.
  • Foster and promote diversity and collegiality among faculty, students, and staff.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with the public health professional community to support practicum experiences, project collaborations, and mentoring.
  • Stay current on topics and practices related to the discipline.
  • Participate in curriculum design & development.
  • Active support of college/university mission and initiatives.
  • Active participation on college and/or university committees.
  • Provide leadership to adjunct faculty.
  • Active engagement in professional development activities.
  • Comply with all college and University policies.
  • Commitment to Christian ideals, philosophy, and direction of the University.
  • Willingness to assume other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master of Public Health degree required.
  • Five or more years of applied public health experience.
  • Ability to teach a variety of courses in public health, particularly epidemiology and/or environmental health.
  • Strong interest in teaching online courses.
  • Interest in integrating faith into teaching and discipline.
  • Commitment to engage in service activities, community outreach and local, regional and national professional organizations.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, project management, and highly effective presentation skills.
  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Doctoral degree in a health related discipline with an MPH degree.
  • Ability to teach a variety of courses in public health, particularly epidemiology and/or environmental health.
  • Three or more years of applied public health experience.
  • Teaching experience, particularly teaching online, desirable.
  • Interest in integrating faith into teaching and discipline.
  • Commitment to engage in service activities, community outreach and local, regional and national professional organizations.
  • Experience working with undergraduate and/or graduate students in advising, mentoring, and career development.
  • Commitment to scholarly development through research, practice and/or teaching.
  • Commitment to participate in academic program development and leadership opportunities
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, project management, and highly effective presentation skills.

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GCU's Christian worldview has shaped the university's mission and growth for more than 65 years. As a Christ-centered higher education institution, GCU integrates faith, learning and work to connect the GCU community with distinct Christian principles and strong central values. The University values diversity among its students, faculty and staff, and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans. At GCU, working professionals may find their purpose in ways marked by compassion, service, integrity and concern for the common good.

Employment is contingent upon the satisfactory outcome (as determined by the university) of pre-employment screening activities, including a background check.

Only candidates who submit a resume and complete the full application will be considered - anyone without a resume will be declined automatically. For assistance with your job application please use our External Candidate Job Application Guide.

All staff and faculty candidates will be asked to review GCU’s staff or faculty expectations as part of the application process.

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Posted 10 Days Ago

Full time

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