Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Health Economics

Location
Fort Worth, TX
Posted
Apr 06, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

POSITION INFORMATION

Requisition Number
5140

Job Title
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Health Economics

Department
Health Behavior & Health Systems - 303500

Quick Link
www.unthscjobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=59858

Shift
Day

Department Overview
The Department of Health Behavior and Health Systems in the School of Public Health at the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth is seeking an outstanding faculty colleague at the tenure-track Assistant, Associate or Full Professor rank in the field of health economics. Successful candidates will have a clearly defined area of research expertise in health economics. Incentive pay plans are available to faculty members who have externally funded research projects.

Position Details
The Health Behavior and Health Systems at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire a Professor to join our team.


Duties include participating in research, teaching and mentoring of students, and service to the department. This is a full-time, 12-month position.


The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Required Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess the following required qualifications:

* an earned doctoral degree in health economics or closely related field
* recognition or promise of outstanding contributions as a scholar and expert in health economics research
* successful record or promise of sponsored research and ability to foster a collaborative program of research
* enthusiasm for teaching
* commitment to inter-professional education and interdisciplinary research

Special Instructions to Applicants
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter describing their background and experience, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references electronically through the following
website: https://www.unthscjobs.com

For questions or additional information regarding any of the position, contact Scott Walters, PhD, Chair of the Department of Health Behavior and Health Systems (Scott Walters@unthsc.edu)

Pay Rate
Salary Commensurate with Experience

Pay Basis
Monthly

Job Type
Full-Time

Work Schedule
Monday-Friday

Application Types Accepted
Main Form

Occupational Exposure to HIV/HBV?
No

Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals?
No

Occupational Exposure to Tuberculosis?
No

Security Sensitive?
Yes

Require a valid Texas Driver's License?
No

Require a certification?
No


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Job Open Date
04-05-2017

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Job Category
Faculty

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