Penn State Harrisburg, School of Public Affairs (SPA), invites applications for a tenure-track position in health administration at the rank of Assistant Professor, effective fall 2020. The successful candidate will teach in the Master of Health Administration (HADM) and the Bachelor of Science in Health Policy and Administration (HPA) programs, as well as be appointed program head for health administration. Applicants should have an earned doctorate in health administration or a related field and must provide evidence of a successful and impactful research agenda. Those who hold a J.D. only will not be considered for this position. While the area of specialization is open, the successful candidate must be able to teach healthcare management, population health, health systems organization, healthcare insurance, and healthcare ethics. Residential as well as online teaching experience and interdisciplinary collaboration are expected. All candidates should demonstrate excellence in teaching and the ability and willingness to engage in service appropriate to their rank, including recruitment of students and part-time instructors, and must qualify for membership in the Graduate Faculty of The Pennsylvania State University: http://www.gradschool.psu.edu/faculty-and-staff/faculty/criteria. The SPA offers additional undergraduate programs in Political Science, Public Policy, and Criminal Justice and additional master`s programs in Criminal Justice, Public Administration, as well as a Ph.D. in Public Administration. It also is the home of Penn State's Intercollege Master of Professional Studies in Homeland Security. For more information on the School, its programs, and its faculty, visit our web site at http://harrisburg.psu.edu/public-affairs. Penn State Harrisburg is located in Pennsylvania's state capital region near the Penn State College of Medicine and Hershey Medical Center. It is within a two-three hour drive from such larger metropolitan areas as Baltimore, Washington, D.C., New York City, and Philadelphia, PA. For information about Penn State Harrisburg visit: http://www.hbg.psu.edu. Applicants for the position should submit a letter of application indicating interest for the position, and a curriculum vitae. Three letters of professional reference should also be submitted or emailed to Maria Peiffer at: email@example.com. Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
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