Assistant/Associate Professor in Health Administration

Location
Webster Groves, Missouri
Posted
Mar 24, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Academic year 2017-2018 (August 2017)

Webster University invites applicants for a tenure–track faculty at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor. The desired candidate will possess a Doctorate in Health Administration, or Business Administration with an emphasis in Health Administration. Experience in a CAHME-accredited program is preferred. Webster values faculty with practical work experience, and encourages individuals with management and leadership backgrounds to apply.

Rank, Term, and Salary:  This is a nine-month, tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor. Salary competitive with private AACSB-accredited institutions in the Midwest.

Teaching Responsibilities:  The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses in Health Administration in the graduate MHA program. A candidate should be qualified to teach courses in at least two of the major subfields such as:  Health Policy, Healthcare Management, Healthcare Law, or Healthcare Finance.  A teaching background and/or healthcare management experience is required.   The teaching load will be six courses per academic year.

Other Responsibilities:  Teaching is the primary focus of this position, but the person chosen will be expected to provide departmental services such as advising, evaluation of adjunct faculty, and curriculum development. Other responsibilities include research and University service.

The George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology is the largest academic unit at Webster University

with a total enrollment of over 9,000 students and 1,500 faculty worldwide. The School has three departments:

Business, Management, and Math & Computer Science. The George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology is also responsible for academic oversight of business programs offered at over 50 extended campuses in the U.S. and international locations in the UK, Austria, Switzerland, the Netherlands, China, Ghana, Greece, and Thailand. The Walker School of Business & Technology also offers the Doctorate of Management Degree. Programs in the Walker Business School received ACBSP accreditation in 2008.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Interested

applicants should attach: (1) a letter of interest that addresses the identified qualifications, (2) an expanded resume or curriculum vitae, (3) list of courses previously taught, (4) summary of teaching evaluations, and (5) references (within application).

Webster University is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  We are committed to maintaining a culturally and academically diverse faculty and staff of the highest caliber.  Accordingly, Webster University provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ethnicity, age, protected veteran or disabled status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.