Clinical Instructor – Public Health Sciences



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Job description

Location: Edwards Hall

Title: Clinical Professor
Location: Department of Public Health Sciences (Clemson University’s main campus, SC)
Term: renewable 9-month position
Start date: Summer, 2022

The Department of Public Health Sciences (DPHS) is searching for a well-rounded clinical faculty member to join our community of high-achieving instructors, researchers and scientists. The clinical professor’s responsibilities include teaching core principles, monitoring student-patient interactions, and encouraging continued research and development of public health improvement opportunities. S/he will also craft and grade applicable assignments and conduct student evaluations. Public health topics are open including epidemiology, medicine, government, public safety, health administration, non-profit organizations and industry.

Candidates must have a strong interest in educating and preparing our students with training in the health sciences, emphasizing on health promotion and pre-professional preparation. Competitive applicants will be those with a doctorate degree, strong theoretical training, quantitative and/or qualitative research skills, and excellent oral and written communication. We are looking for an inspired faculty member who will also be open to taking on additional responsibilities advising and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students. She/he will provide service to the department/college/university through committee membership and other opportunities to help advance Clemson University’s academic environment. DPHS faculty has active collaborative research with other Clemson University departments, the Medical University of South Carolina, Prisma Health, and others.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Hold an earned doctorate in public health, health services research, or related field.
  • Teaching experience at undergraduate or graduate level.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Public health research experience

Clinical Professor level requirements:

The incumbent must demonstrate academic experience, previous mentoring, effective teaching, and substantial scholarship capacity. S/he must demonstrate a track record of attracting extramural research funding independently and supporting successful research teams

Clemson University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate against any person or group on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, pregnancy, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. Clemson University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and encourages applications from minorities and women.

How to apply

Interested individuals may apply via the Faculty Job Board at:

A Letter of Intent and Standard Resume are required.

Applications received on or before 6/15/22 will receive full consideration.

Questions and further information regarding the position may be directed to: Dr Sarah Griffin, Chair, Faculty Search Committee, [email protected]

Please visit and for additional information about Clemson University and the Department of Public Health Sciences.

One of the country’s most selective public research universities, Clemson University serves a uniquely driven and highly accomplished student body. Ranked as the 20th best national public university by U.S.News & World Report, Clemson is a science- and engineering-oriented college dedicated to teaching, research and service. Founded in 1889, we remain committed both to world-class research and a high quality of life. In fact, 91 percent of our seniors say they’d pick Clemson again if they had it to do over.