Start date August 2022

The Department of Health and Human Sciences seeks a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Health and Human Sciences with a specialty and accreditation in Health Education. Additional responsibilities will include advising and mentoring students; supervising clinical and/or internship experiences; and participate in departmental and committee work.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach graduate and undergraduate courses within the Department of Health and Human Sciences based on expertise, e.g., research methods, personal and community health, health promotions .

QUALIFICATIONS: A Ph.D. or EdD in health education or related field is required. Candidates who are ABD may be considered if their degree is due by August 1, 2022. The desired candidate must be a certified health education specialist or have extensive experience working with clients in health education settings. health.

MISSION: Bridgewater College is a residential liberal arts college of approximately 1,600 students with a vibrant core curriculum and a growing emphasis on undergraduate research. The College emphasizes creativity and innovation in teaching and research. Successful faculty members are dedicated to advising and mentoring students, contributing to campus-wide faculty initiatives, and maintaining an active research program. Bridgewater seeks faculty members willing to engage and support our commitment to breadth and depth of learning as well as diversity and inclusion. Therefore, application materials should indicate how you might contribute to the liberal arts mission of the College or how that mission informs your calling as a teacher and scholar.

GENERAL INFORMATIONS: Bridgewater College was founded in 1880 as Virginia’s first coeducational college. Bridgewater offers bachelor’s degrees in approximately 60 majors and minors, as well as four graduate programs, pre-professional programs such as medicine and law, and teacher licensure. The College is a member of NCAA Division III and the Old Dominion Athletic Conference, with 23 intercollegiate sports teams. The vibrant residential campus is located in the town of Bridgewater, Virginia, near the town of Harrisonburg in the center of the Shenandoah Valley. An excellent school system, healthy business environment, numerous arts and cultural events, one of the lowest crime rates in the state, and a variety of outdoor activities and historical attractions attract many people to the region.

APPLY: Please complete the online application at, attaching a cover letter, resume, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and a one-page statement of college philosophy. ‘education. Also, having three references to sign and send letters to

DEADLINE: Applications will be considered until the position is filled

FOR MORE INFORMATION : Dr. Donna Hoskins at 540-828-5458 or

COMMITMENT TO EQUAL OPPORTUNITY: Bridgewater College, an equal opportunity provider and employer, is a welcoming and vibrant community committed to supporting a diverse workforce and actively seeks applications from women, minorities and others from traditionally underrepresented. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation or any characteristic protected by law. .

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