Assistant/Associate Professor of Health Administration, Tenure Track

  • Governors State University
  • 1 University Pkwy, University Park, IL 60484
  • Feb 10, 2020
Full time   Health Sciences, OT, PT, Kinesiology

Job Description

Position Information


Position Type Faculty, Tenure Track
Classification Title Assistant/Associate Professor
Position's Functional Title Assistant/Associate Professor of Health Administration, Tenure Track
Position Start Date 08/16/2020
Position End Date (if temporary)  
Position Summary

The College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) at Governors State University announces a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor of Health Administration in the Department of Health Administration beginning Fall 2020. The successful candidate will be qualified to teach in an AUPHA-Certified undergraduate program and CAHME-Accredited graduate program of Health Administration.

We seek candidates from academic institutions with outstanding teaching skills, interest in advising non-traditional and diverse student populations, evidence of a potential or distinguished record of scholarship consistent with tenure-track expectations, and substantive professional service via projects, committees or other faculty roles.

Minimum Qualifications

1) Doctorate in health management, policy, finance, accounting, economics, or health services research, and other business related disciplines with a health administration focus. ABD in final stage of completion will be considered with evidence of the degree being awarded before hiring.

2) Successful teaching experience at the graduate levels,

3) Ability to communicate effectively with an ethnically and culturally diverse campus community,

4) must be able to teach at least two of the following areas: Decision-making Science or Quantitative Decision Making, Healthcare Quality with Lean Six Sigma, and Health Finance and accounting.

5) Demonstrated potential and skills to conduct and publish research. Applicants for the Associate Professor level will be expected to have documented record of peer-reviewed publications.

Preferred Qualifications

Candidates who come from the CAHME accredited program are highly desirable. Strong skills in quantitative and qualitative health services research are preferred. Health care industry experience is a plus.

Posting Date 02/10/2020
Closing Date  
Open Until Filled Yes
Posting Number FA0283P
Type of Search External
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Special Instructions to Applicants

Position: Open until filled (or recruitment cancelled). The review of applica¬tions will begin immediately. Applying for this position with all required documents should be submitted online at Requests for additional information should be addressed to the chair of the Search Committee:

Dr. David J. Diers
Email: Phone: (708)235-2232


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