The Department of Health Policy and Management (HPAM) at the College of Public Health University of Georgia invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in health policy and health services research at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Housed in the department, a new Ph.D. program in Health Services Research and Policy is in its final stages of approval for a program launch in the Fall of 2023. As such, the department is seeking to expand its expertise in health policy and health services research. Recruitment will be at the assistant or associate professor levels, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Priority areas of research include, but are not limited to, multidisciplinary and collaborative research regarding how social factors, financing systems, organizational structures and processes, health information technologies, and personal behaviors affect access to health care; the quality and cost of health care; health care utilization; health care management and leadership; quality metrics and measures; and the impact of federal, state, and local health policies on health and health care. We seek candidates with demonstrated achievements in these areas of research through rigorous scholarship. A commitment to graduate-level advising, mentoring, and teaching is required as the candidate will be involved in developing and teaching courses on advanced research methods, data analysis and seminar courses for the new Ph.D. program.
All applicants must apply online at https://www.ugajobsearch.com/postings/288927. Applicants should send (1) a statement of interest in the position, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a one-page research statement, and (4) the contact information of three references. All applications received by December 3, 2022 will receive full consideration; the position will remain open until filled.