Assistant Professor of Public and Community Health
Posted: 11/7/2016 (Employment)
Murray State University is seeking a nine-month, tenure track assistant professor of community health to teach in one of three program tracks: healthcare administration, health education and promotion, and health informatics administration. Candidates must have a doctorate in community health, public health, healthcare administration, hospital administration, public administration, or a closely related discipline. Candidates who are ABD will be considered, but the position requires completion of all doctoral requirements by August 1st, 2017. Candidates should have strong interpersonal skills, a commitment to high-quality classroom instruction, service, and scholarly activity. International applicants must have appropriate documentation to hold a full-time employment position in the US. The preferred candidate would have evidence of teaching at the college level; experience teaching courses in topics such as revenue cycle, health policy, medical ethics, health care planning, health care quality management, health care data structures and management; program leadership in healthcare administration; understanding of AUPHA certification requirements and experience pursuing accreditation; and participation in research or creative scholarly activities. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses and advising; curriculum development; course development; assisting in assessment and accreditation; recruiting; supervising interns; writing grant proposals; and engaging in service at the departmental, collegiate, university, community, and professional levels.
Location: Murray State University