Director - Masters of Public Health Program - Quinnipiac University in Hamden Connecticut

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Quinnipiac University

Hamden, Connecticut 06518-1908

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University invites applications for the position of Director of its planned Masters of Public Health (MPH) program.  The school seeks an individual with the academic and administrative leadership skills to develop, implement, and administer the program.

The MPH program will reside within the School of Medicine’s Institute for Global Public Health, and report to the Institute’s leadership. The Institute for Global Public Health brings together many of the public health and international initiatives within Quinnipiac University, such as the Global Public Heath undergraduate minor, the Global Public and Community Health concentration within the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine, and the Albert Schweitzer Institute that conducts US and international programs linking education, ethics and voluntarism. 


The Director, in collaboration with the University’s other health professions schools, will be responsible for recruiting faculty and staff, overseeing the development of the curriculum, developing the organizational structure and directing the process leading to CEPH accreditation of the program.

Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants

An advanced degree (e.g., M.D., Ph.D.) is required, preferably in one of the core disciplines of biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental health sciences, health services administration, or social and behavioral sciences, along with at least five years of teaching experience within an MPH program, and knowledge of the CEPH accreditation standards and process. The successful candidate will have a proven record of effective leadership, a solid record of scholarship, and demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills.  

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Applications must be submitted electronically and should include a resume and a thoughtful cover letter describing your interest in the position, and explaining how your background and experience qualify you for this position.

Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the university community and we welcome candidates who would enhance that diversity. 

Job Code 2013 - 1381

Keyword Phrases

  • School of Medicine - Administration
  • Director - Masters of Public Health Program
  • new programs
  • diversity
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  • Public and Environmental Health, Epidemiology
  • Collaboration
  • Faculty
  • Health sciences
  • Health services
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Director
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter