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Job Title: Adjunct Instructor (Statistics)
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Organization: La Salle University School of Nursing & Health Sciences
Posted: 8/1/2017
Type: Part-time
Classification: Biostatistics
Industry: Academic Institutions
Number of Openings: 2
Location: Philadelphia,  PA   
Compensation:
Position Description: La Salle University’s School of Nursing & Health Sciences is seeking an adjunct instructor(s) to teach an undergraduate and a doctoral level statistics course in the fall. The undergrad course, HSC 217, is face-to-face and scheduled to run on Wednesday evenings at 6:15PM and the doctoral level course (NUR 704) is online in the DNP program.

Course Description (HSC 217): This course is an introduction to statistical concepts and data analysis. The elements of statistical thinking as a means of using data for problem solving will be presented. The student will apply statistical concepts to elementary data analysis using the statistical methods commonly used in health care research. Examples of statistical applications in allied health research will also be provided.

Course Description (NUR 704): This course reviews correlation, prediction and simple regression, hypothesis testing, t-tests, ANOVA, and ANCOVA, along with various multivariate statistical methods employed in public health research (e.g., MANOVA, multiple regression analysis, exploratory factor analysis). It also provides an introduction into several statistical methods commonly used in public health, including structural equation modeling. Statistical support of decisions to treat are emphasized including point and interval estimators, risk evaluation, odds ratio, and analysis of dichotomous and continuous variables representing health outcomes. Concepts are applied to the critique of research studies in health related disciplines. Extensive experience with data entry, coding, and analysis using SAS statistical computer package is attained.

Qualifications: Prior teaching of statistics required. PhD or ABD preferred.

Organization Description: La Salle University is a Roman Catholic university in the tradition of the De La Salle Christian Brothers and welcomes applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to our unique educational mission.

La Salle University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. AA/EOE M/F/D/V

Closing Date: 8/22/2017
Desired Starting Date: 8/30/2017
Contact Name: Irene Pontarelli,  Administrative Assistant II, Doctor of Nursing Practice
Contact Location: 1900 West Olney Avenue

Philadelphia   PA  19141
USA
Contact Location: 1900 West Olney Avenue
 
  Philadelphia   PA  19141
  USA
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Contact Email: pontarelli@lasalle.edu
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How to Apply: Please indicate if you are interested in either the HSC 217 course, NUR 704 course or BOTH.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, electronic resume or vitae and three employment references to:

Ms. Irene Pontarelli Administrative Assistant II, Doctor of Nursing Practice pontarelli@lasalle.edu

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