Adjunct Faculty: Informatics, Information Technology, Information Systems

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Position Title Adjunct Faculty: Informatics, Information Technology, Information Systems
Division Penfield College
Department Online - Math/Science/Informatics
Vacancy Number PCMADJ
Work Location Online
Hours per week Less than 20/hrs week
Scheduled Hours

Mercer University’s Department of Mathematics, Science, and Informatics is accepting applications for adjunct faculty to teach graduate health informatics courses during the academic year and summer terms. Classes are offered during evenings in an online live and interactive format over an 8 week session.

We have immediate availability for Spring 2018 to teach courses in:
• Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) Technologies in Health Informatics (HI) and Interoperability Standard
• Healthcare Data Management
• Evidence Based Decision Making and Clinical Knowledge Management (KM)

Other courses offered in the program include: Clinical Decision Support Systems (CDSS) and Tele-health in Health Informatics; Healthcare Informatics Risk Assessment and Ethics; Healthcare IT Project Management; Informatics for Healthcare Systems; Research Methods in Health Informatics; Healthcare Software Requirements Specification and System Analysis and Design.


a. Earned doctoral degree in informatics, information systems, information technology from a regionally accredited institution; OR
b. 18 graduate credit hours in informatics, information systems, information technology, public health informatics or a closely related field from a regionally accredited college or university;
c. Residency in the state of Georgia.

a. University teaching experience, especially with learners;
b. Experience with online course delivery.

Interested applicants must email a letter of interest and resume to Ms. Gail Evans at Applicants must send official copies of transcripts from each college or university attended and three current letters of recommendation (one of which supports teaching effectiveness or potential for teaching effectiveness) to:
Ms. Gail Evans
Academic Support Specialist
Penfield College, Mercer University
1501 Mercer University Drive
Stetson Hall, Suite 128
Macon, GA 31207-0001
Fax 478 301-2845

Application Information:
Contact: Dr. Vikraman Baskaran, Program Coordinator
Department of Mathematics, Science, and Informatics

Is a criminal background check needed for this position? No
Is a credit check needed for this position? No
Does this position require travel for University business in a rental car or University owned vehicle? No
Job Category Faculty
Post to JobTarget? No
Job Type Part-Time
Pay Rate
FLSA Status
Pay Basis
Internal posting only? No
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

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