Job Announcement: Online Master of Science in Health and Human Performance Adjunct Faculty

June 01, 2022 9:30 AM | Donald E Coleman (Administrator)

Pacific College of Health and Science is seeking a dynamic individual for the position of adjunct faculty in the Health and Human Performance program at our San Diego /Online Campus.    

Our current opening is for the following course:

Health and Human Performance Coaching (HHPC): Principles and Practice


Course description: This course presents the concepts, careers, and agencies important to the field of HHPC. It presents multiple approaches to coaching, along with Pacific’s unique concept of integrating modern coaching methodology with insights from traditional Chinese medicine. Ethics, safety, scope of practice, regulations, career opportunities are explored. Students encounter the challenges, goals, and desires of clients and become familiar with resources for performance solutions. Students develop core coaching skills through instruction, role play, self-evaluation and peer review. 

We are seeking a faculty member with exceptional communication skills who has a passion for teaching, and whose enthusiasm for the subject matter will be an inspiration to our students. We seek a faculty member with exceptional communication skills who has a passion for teaching and whose enthusiasm for the subject matter will inspire our students. 


Job Summary: Adjunct faculty for Health and Human Performance Coaching (HHPC): Principles and Practice. The faculty member should be qualified to teach classes at the graduate level. Live classes are Jan-March, Saturdays 10.30am-12.05pm PST.


Minimum/Required Qualifications:  

·       International Coaching Federation (ICF) certification

·       Master’s degree or equivalent

·       Business related degree or professional experience

·       Experience teaching in asynchronous and synchronous online environments

Desired Qualifications:  

·       Master’s degree in business or equivalent

·       Extensive experience in university level online asynchronous and synchronous teaching preferred (2-5 years).  

·       Experience with Zoom, Moodle, Share-point or other learning management platforms (preferred)   

·       An extensive teaching resume coupled with a student-centered teaching philosophy

·       Prior student course evaluations in psychology or coaching

·       Familiarity with instructional technology 


Application deadline: July 25th, 2022. To apply, please send a detailed cover letter describing qualifications and resume/CV, to Dawn DeFrancesco at and 


Pacific College of Health and Science is one of the oldest and largest accredited institutions training professionals in integrative medicine, more particularly in Chinese medicine, acupuncture, holistic nursing, massage therapy, human performance, public health education, and herbal medicine, including medical cannabis. Founded in 1986, Pacific College is home to beautiful campuses and busy clinics in New York, San Diego, and Chicago and a rapidly growing online division. Pacific College features an esteemed faculty of over 200 professors from around the globe, which conduct ongoing research and educate approximately 2000 students every year. After 30+ years, the College underwent a rebranding and name change transition in 2020, designed to accommodate the rapid expansion of program offerings and student population.

We offer the opportunity to work with a dynamic team of professionals. We are committed to creating a diverse community of faculty, staff, and students.

Pacific College of Health and Science is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered on the basis of their qualifications for the position without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, age, marital status, disability, veteran's status, or any other personal trait protected by federal, state or local law.

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