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Job ID: 105693

Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Health Sciences, Education & Research
University of Kentucky

Date Posted Apr. 12, 2018
Title Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Health Sciences, Education & Research
University University of Kentucky
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lexington, KY
    United States
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Health Services Management
    Health Economics
    Health Administration & Policy

The Health Sciences, Education, & Research (HSER) Division, Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Health Sciences (CHS) at the University of Kentucky is currently accepting applications for a full-time (11-month), tenure-track faculty position. We invite you to become part of a supportive community of dynamic and dedicated faculty focused on being national leaders in instruction, research, and service to positively impact others.

Primary duties will include teaching undergraduate courses, curriculum development, advising/mentoring students and engaging in scholarly activity. Additional duties include participating in service across the division, department, college and university levels.

Qualified applicants for the position must possess a Doctoral degree in Healthcare Administration or related area. Applicants completing the doctorate with established scholarly record will be considered with documentation. Qualified applicants in all areas of expertise will be considered for the position, but we are especially interested in applicants with experience and demonstrated competence in teaching undergraduates and expertise in any of the following areas: Strategic Planning, Leadership & HR Management, Health Services Administration, Healthcare Finance, and/or Healthcare Delivery Systems. Rank, tenure status and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Candidates should apply online with a curriculum vitae and letter of interest. Applicants are also asked to submit a teaching portfolio with their application (upload under Specific Request 1).

Questions should be directed to the search committee co-chairs, Karen Badger, Ph.D. by email at or Jami Warren, Ph.D. by email at Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

About Health Sciences, Education, & Research:
The Clinical Leadership and Management (CLM) undergraduate degree is one of two academic undergraduate degrees in the division and provides training and experience specifically in the area of health services management, health law, health policy, and ethics. Students with a bachelor’s degree in CLM will be prepared to enter careers in healthcare administration and patient navigation and leadership as well as graduate studies. The Human Health Sciences (HHS) degree is the second academic undergraduate degree in the unit and is designed to provide the needed prerequisites for pursuit of advanced degrees in athletic training, physician assistant studies, physical therapy,dentistry, pharmacy, and other health professions through identified tracks. Students with this bachelor’s degree in HHS will also be prepared for careers in patient navigation and leadership as well as graduate studies.

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