Lecturer, Health Services Administration

Orlando, Florida
May 15, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The University of Central Florida (UCF), Department of Health Management & Informatics (HMI), invites applications for a non-tenure track lecturer position to teach courses in our Health Services Administration program.


The successful candidate will be expected to teach primarily graduate instruction with additional undergraduate courses assigned as needed. Additional responsibilities include; (1) contribute to departmental initiatives; (2) service to the discipline, community and/or university; and (3) evidence of helping build a program through advising, mentoring and community engagement.


The candidate will join the Department of Health Management & Informatics, which includes the nation’s largest graduate and undergraduate programs in Health Services Administration (HSA), an executive Healthcare Management program (e-MSHSA), a fully online graduate program in Healthcare Informatics (HCI), and an undergraduate program in Health Informatics and Information Management (HIIM). The master’s in HSA and baccalaureate in HIIM are accredited by CAHME and CAHIIM, respectively. The undergraduate HSA program is certified by AUPHA, and there is a Health Management and Research track included in the Public Affairs Ph.D. program offered by the College of Health and Public Affairs. For information please visit our website at https://www.cohpa.ucf.edu/hmi/.


UCF is a public multi-campus, metropolitan research university, dedicated to serving its surrounding communities with their diverse and expanding populations, technological corridors, and international partners. The mission of the university is to offer high-quality undergraduate and graduate education, student development, and continuing education; to conduct research and creative activities; to provide services that enhance the intellectual, cultural, environmental, and economic development of the metropolitan region; address national and international issues in key areas; and establish UCF as a major presence, and contribute to the global community.


A terminal degree in Health Administration, Health Economics, Health Policy, Public Health or a related health field or discipline from an accredited institution, by the start of the appointment.


Competencies through education, teaching, research, and/or work experience in one or more of the following content areas: Health Economics, Public Affairs, Healthcare Finance, Health Management and Leadership, Health Policy, Population Health, Epidemiology, Health Law, and Public Health.


Candidates must be able to demonstrate excellence in web-based courses and course development for online teaching.


The university requires that all applicants apply and submit all supporting documents through the UCF Online Recruitment System at https://www.jobswithucf.com. No paper applications will be considered. A strong emphasis will be placed on fully completed applications.


Applicants must fully complete the Faculty Applicant Affirmation form and must submit all of the following materials or they may be disqualified: (1) a letter of application indicating qualifications for the position; (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) copy of transcripts; and (4) contact information for three [up to five] professional references. The selected candidate will be required to provide official transcripts within thirty days of hire date. Candidates will not be considered until all of the above materials are received.


NOTE: Please have all documents ready when applying so they can be attached at that time. Once the online submission process is finalized, the system does not allow applicants to submit additional documents at a later date. Candidates are responsible for ensuring all materials have been uploaded correctly.


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


For further questions about this position, please contact Dr. Mark Bush at 407-823-5380, or mark.bush@ucf.edu.


UCF is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, including minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.


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