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Adjunct Instructor

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

• Please submit a resume, cover letter, and contact information for references. • Hiring is contingent on course availability, funding and course enrollment. • For questions regarding this posting, please email the contact listed above, no phone calls.

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Adjunct Instructor
Posting Number F1800000
Employer State
Appointment Term Temporary
Position Type UUP Faculty

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

The School of Public Health and Health Professions (SPHHP) at the University at Buffalo (UB), the State University of New York (SUNY) offers a variety of part-time adjunct opportunities at the undergraduate and graduate level. Candidates should have the ability to teach a range of online and/or seated undergraduate and graduate courses in the academic disciplines associated with our academic departments and programs, including:

o Biostatistics (Statistics, Bioinformatics)
o Community Health and Health Behavior
o Epidemiology and Environmental Health (Epidemiology, Environmental Health Science, Health Services Policy and Practice, Clinical Research)
o Exercise and Nutrition Sciences (Exercise Science, Athletic Training, Nutrition, Dietetic Internship, Health and Wellness)
o Rehabilitation Sciences (Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Assistive and Rehabilitative Technology)
o Public Health (undergraduate program, MPH general content)

Academic Responsibilities and Essential Functions:
• Deliver seated and/or online lessons to undergraduate and/or graduate students;
• Demonstrate appropriate knowledge of subject;
• Provide students with appropriate learning materials and expertise in assigned subject(s);
• Evaluate student performance and provide effective feedback to guide student learning and success;
• Responsible for contributing to and maintaining an inclusive and collaborative environment;
• Maintain a strong commitment to SPHHP’s ethics and values, as well as the School’s mission and vision;
• Requirements will vary depending on the program.

About the School:
The UB School of Public Health and Health Professions offers programs at every degree level and is the home to five departments; biostatistics, community health and health behavior, epidemiology and environmental health, exercise and nutrition sciences, and rehabilitation science. It is one of only a few schools across the country that includes health-related professions as an integral component of the public health educational and research system. Faculty and students engage in research and community activities designed to improve the health of populations, communities and individuals. The SPHHP is located on the South Campus of University at Buffalo. For more information about the school, visit

This is a pooled posting, and positions are filled on an as-needed basis

Minimum Qualifications

A bachelor’s degree or current professional licensure in their state of practice or (2) two years of experience in applicable discipline or professional practice.

Preferred Qualifications

A master’s or doctoral degree with teaching experience in higher education, clinical experience in public health or health professions area of expertise.

Physical Demands
FTE As needed
Campus South Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants

• Please submit a resume, cover letter, and contact information for references.
• Hiring is contingent on course availability, funding and course enrollment.
• For questions regarding this posting, please email the contact listed above, no phone calls.

Additional Information

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

Contact Information

Contact's Name Kristina Costanzo
Contact's Title Director for Resource Management
Contact's Email
Contact's Phone 716-829-5132

Posting Dates

Posted 01/04/2018
Deadline for Applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled

Reference Letters

Number of Reference Letters Required
Reference Cutoff Date
Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD or Doctorate
    • J.D.
  2. * Please indicate your semester availability
    • Fall/Spring
    • Fall only
    • Spring only
    • Summer only
    • All
  3. * Please specify your preferred teaching methodology?
    • Seated instruction
    • Online instruction
    • Both
  4. * Please indicate your discipline(s)/subject area(s) of expertise: (Select from the following Academic Department listing: Biostatistics / Community Health and Health Behavior / Epidemiology and Environmental Health / Exercise and Nutrition Sciences / Rehabilitation Sciences)

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other
  6. * List source mentioned above.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents