Faculty in Health Policy & Administration (Open Rank)
Old Dominion University
Location: Norfolk, Virginia
Type: Full Time
Academic / Faculty
Academic / Research
College / University
Internal Number: F0604A1
Old Dominion University invites applications for a 10-month full-time, open rank faculty position in Health Policy and Administration in the School of Community and Environmental Health, one with primary responsibilities in the Doctor of Philosophy Program (PhD in Health Services Research) and the Master of Public Health (MPH) Program. Incoming faculty will be expected to maintain an active program of scholarship, to pursue external research funding, graduate teaching/advising, service, and practice in the area of Health Policy and Administration. We are a thriving, multidisciplinary school with a strong commitment to excellence and diversity. We are searching for faculty with an established record of health policy, healthcare administration, public health or related research, teaching, student advising, service, program administration, and practice.
This position reports to the Chair of the School of Community and Environmental Health in the College of Health Sciences (https://www.odu.edu/sceh). Appointment at the level of Associate Professor or full Professor requires a record of significant achievements in research, teaching, and service including an independent research program. Assistant Professor applicants must have strong potential for obtaining extramural funding to establish an independent research program.
How to Apply:
Applicants should apply online at https://jobs.odu.edu/postings/17226. A complete application package will consist of a cover letter describing the individual's qualifications for the position; a curriculum vitae; a statement addressing research interests; a statement addressing teaching; unofficial graduate transcripts; and the names and contact information for three references. Confidential review of applications will begin December 1, 2022 and continue until the position is filled. Further questions about the position should be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Hadiza Galadim (email@example.com).
It is the policy of Old Dominion University to provide equal employment, educational and social opportunities for all persons, without regard to race (or traits historically associated with race including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), color, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), national origin, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation or genetic information. Minorities, women, veterans, LGBTQ+, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Candidates must have:
A terminal degree (e.g., PhD, ScD, or Dr.PH) in public health or a closely related field from an accredited public health program, school, or institution
A strong record of research (peer-reviewed publications, grants) in public health and health policy research, considering career stage and research potential
Demonstrated ability and experience teaching in such areas as health policy, healthcare administration, organizational behavior and management, health care strategy, leadership, etc.
Experience teaching diverse student populations and non-traditional students
Demonstrated student advisement skills for doctoral and masters students
Demonstrated experience with dissertation/practicum/internship and/or field experience
Demonstrated ability to work with others within and across departments
The ideal candidate will have:
Demonstrated experience in curriculum development
Experience distinct teaching delivery formats such as using hybrid and online formats
Experience with competency-based educational program planning, evaluation, planning, and monitoring program implementation
Familiarity with CEPH, AUPHA or other relevant accreditation/certification processes
Experience with student recruitment and marketing
Experience with program administration
Demonstrated independence and organizational skills
Demonstrated practice, community, or professional service
Old Dominion University, located in the City of Norfolk in the metropolitan Hampton Roads region of coastal Virginia, is a state-assisted, Carnegie doctoral/research-extensive institution that serves its students and enriches the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world through rigorous academic programs, strategic partnerships, and active civic engagement. Its 24,000 students, including over 6,000 graduate students, form a diverse and multicultural community in six academic colleges. Through a collaborative and innovative approach to education and research, the University focuses on student learning and addresses critical needs in the professions. ODU’s programs are offered on the main campus, at higher education centers in the region, and at numerous distance learning sites.