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Lecturer, Department of Health & Clinical Sciences, Clinical Leadership & Management Program
University of Kentucky

Date Posted Mar. 23, 2020
Title Lecturer, Department of Health & Clinical Sciences, Clinical Leadership & Management Program
University University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY, United States
Department 7N630:Health and Clinical Sciences
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Health Services/Research & Policy
    Health Services Management
    Health Economics
    Health Administration & Policy

The Clinical Leadership & Management program, Department of Health & Clinical Sciences, College of Health Sciences (CHS) at the University of Kentucky is currently accepting applications for a full-time (11-month), faculty lecturer 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 1) teaching undergraduate courses in areas such as Health Services Administration, Healthcare Finance, Healthcare Delivery Systems, Strategic Planning, Leadership & HR Management, and Health Information Management, 2) assisting with interviewing and advising/mentoring students, and 3) assisting with the development of curriculum within the CLM program, 4) coordinating with UK Healthcare employees to determine CLM educational needs and other activities as assigned by the Director of Undergraduate Studies or Department Chair. Additional duties include participating in service across the department, college and university levels.

Qualified applicants for the position must possess a master’s or doctoral degree in health sciences/health-care management or related area with relevant experience. 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: Healthcare Delivery Systems, Leadership, Human Resources, Health Information, and Evidence-Based Practice & Research. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Candidates should apply online with a curriculum vita 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 chair, Sarah Kercsmar, Ph.D. by email at . Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Kentucky, College of Health Sciences seeks qualified applicants who value its mission and share its commitment to inclusive excellence, the education of the whole person, and the building of a just society. The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff operate in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community in which individuals of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome.

The Clinical Leadership & Management (CLM) degree is one of three academic undergraduate degree in the department. Our mission is to provide graduates with the expertise to meet the health needs of Kentucky and beyond as future healthcare administrators.

We strive to develop:

  • Healthcare administrators prepared to lead as communicators, thinkers & problem solvers, inquirers and collaborators
  • Professionals who are adaptable, principled and ethical, responsible and professional, and culturally responsive
  • Leadership readiness necessary for a health care management professional

About the University of Kentucky
Founded in 1865 as a land-grant institution, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the Bluegrass region of Kentucky. Recently ranked as one of the safest, most creative, and the brainiest cities in the nation, Lexington is an ideal location to experience the work-life balance that the University strives to provide to its employees. Visit the University’s website and see for yourself what makes UK the perfect place to work.

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