The UCONN School of Medicine is recruiting a full-time Assistant Professor to teach and conduct research on topics of Health Administration/Management. We seek applicants capable of teaching graduate-level courses within our CEPH-accredited Public Health program on topics of health system administration, health economics and finance, health policy and advocacy, strategic planning or technology and information management.
The position will be located within the School's Department of Community Medicine which directs the MPH program and is a key contributor to our medical/dental curriculum. Department faculty maintain vibrant extramural research and service programs that reflect extensive associations with national, state and regional health agencies. A full description of our personnel, academic programs and setting can be found at: http://www.commed.uchc.edu.
The successful candidate will commit to teaching our graduate program's required Health Administration course, design and deliver elective courses for both graduate and undergraduate students, participate through committee assignments in the life of the university and seek extramural funding that expands our curriculum and research on topics of health administration. An earned doctorate in health care management or administration, health services research or business administration is required. A substantive area of interest for this position is open, although persons with experience relevant to health disparities research, substance abuse, aging, disabilities or cancer are preferred.
Initial appointment to this position is for 2 years, with renewal contingent upon demonstration of success as a teacher and funded researcher. This is a 12-month, full-salary position that does not lead to tenure.