Health Innovation Cluster Hire
The Department of Public Health Sciences (DPHS) invites applicants for a faculty cluster hire in health innovation. We seek applications for three full-time, tenure-track/tenured positions to start in summer 2019. The health innovation cluster team will join a dynamic group of 20 departmental faculty who are dedicated to a team science approach and collaboration with other Clemson University researchers, our partnering medical university (the Medical University of South Carolina), clinician-researchers of the Greenville Health System, and others. The cluster faculty will contribute to strengthening and leading statewide initiatives to improve population health, reduce health disparities, and increase efficiency in care delivery.
We seek strong applications for the following positions:
Assistant/Associate Professor – Health informatics/Public health informatics (innovation in technology enabled approaches to enhance healthcare delivery and disease prevention for underserved vulnerable populations such as rural, under-insured, or minority)
Assistant/Associate Professor – Health administration/Health services research (cutting- edge methodologies in exploring optimal strategies to improve healthcare systems and services)
Assistant/Associate Professor – Epidemiology (novel research in chronic diseases, cancer, asthma, maternal and child health, rural health, etc.)
Candidates must have a strong interest in building a funded research portfolio, working collaboratively with interdisciplinary teams, and obtaining research grants. Competitive applicants will be those with a doctorate degree, strong theoretical training, quantitative and/or qualitative research skills, and excellent oral and written communication. We seek an inspired group of faculty members who will shape the next generation of innovation in health research.
All positions are tenure-track/tenured with research, teaching, and service obligations commensurate with incumbents’ rank and research productivity.
Use the links provided under each position and click "Apply Now" box to start the application process. Review of applications begins November 2018 with an intended start date of July 2019. Questions and further information regarding the position may be directed to: Khoa Truong, PhD, Chair, Faculty Cluster Search Committee, KTRUONG@clemson.edu. Please visit https://www.clemson.edu/cbshs/departments/public-health/ for additional information about the Department of Public Health Sciences at Clemson University.