Department of Public Health Sciences
College of Health and Human Services
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Associate Professor or Professor and Director, BS in Health Systems Management
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte invites applications for the inaugural Program Director for its new Bachelor of Science (BS) in Health Systems Management (HSM). The expected start date is August 16, 2017. This nine-month tenured position is at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor as per the criteria approved by the Board of Trustees of the UNC Charlotte (http://legal.uncc.edu/policies/up-102.13#s114), in the Department of Public Health Sciences (http://publichealth.uncc.edu/). The BS HSM joins the CEPH-accredited BSPH, MPH, and PhD programs and the CAHME-accredited MHA program offered by the 24 faculty of the Department of Public Health Sciences.
The successful candidate will administer all aspects of this new BS HSM program and teach in the program. The BS HSM program will begin in August, 2017. Candidates are expected to have a relevant doctoral degree and appropriate experience and accomplishments, including teaching, scholarship, and extramural research support in health services, health policy, public health, or a related discipline, appropriate for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor. Candidates must also have an established record of academic program leadership. Candidates with experience with learning management systems, innovative teaching technologies (particularly electronic portfolios), or service learning are encouraged to apply.
UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research university (www.uncc.edu), with over 28,000 students. Charlotte is a dynamic, diverse metropolitan area of 2.4 million people with excellent cultural and recreational amenities, outstanding health facilities, and a major international airport.
Electronic applications are required (http://jobs.uncc.edu, position # 004735). Applications must include: a cover letter describing qualifications, CV, and list of three references with contact information. Applicants are subject to a criminal background check. For questions or to arrange a confidential discussion about this position contact the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Sarah Laditka (firstname.lastname@example.org). We will begin reviewing candidates on February 1, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. All inquiries and applications will be confidential.
As an EOE/AA and an NSF ADVANCE Institution, UNC Charlotte strives to create an academic climate that respects the dignity of all individuals. We encourage applications from underrepresented groups. We actively seek applicants who can contribute to our University's Diversity Plan (http://diversity.uncc.edu/diversity-plan).