Assistant/Associate Professor of Healthcare Administration

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Anticipated Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor, Health Care Administration

School/Division:        School of Health Professions and Human Services

Office:                         Department of Health Professions

Hofstra University’s Department of Health Professions in the School of Health Professions and Human Services invites applications for an anticipated new tenure-track line at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in Health Care Administration, subject to financial availability. Professional research and/or teaching experience in aging in place, assisted living, residential health facilities, long term care, health care services organizational behavior and analysis, health insurance, population health, or quality/process improvement is favored; exceptional candidates with experience in related areas will be considered.

Hofstra University is located on Long Island, 25 miles east of New York City in Nassau County. The University enrolls approximately 12,000 graduate and undergraduate students. The School of Health Professions and Human Services is home to three flourishing departments: Health Professions; Speech-Language Hearing Sciences; and Counseling and Mental Health Professions. The Department of Health Professions has over 400 undergraduate students and over 200 graduate students in its Master of Public Health, Master of Health Administration (MHA), Health Informatics, Occupational Therapy and Sports Science programs.

The MHA Program at Hofstra University is a large and dynamic program that draws both early and mid-career students from across the health care continuum. Academic-based faculty as well as health care executives provide expertise and resources to the program offering students a rich theoretical and applied foundation in health care administration.

Qualifications: Candidates must hold a PhD, or equivalent degree, by August 1, 2019. Preference will be given to candidates with an established record or demonstrated potential for teaching excellence, scholarly activity, mentoring students, and working with community groups.

Responsibilities: The successful candidate will instruct graduate students in the Master of Health Administration program and related graduate programs. In addition, the candidate will mentor and advise students, maintain an active, collaborative research agenda, and actively participate in and contribute to Department and University committees and services.

Tenure Track:    Yes

Application Instructions: To apply, send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendations from references that can speak about teaching, research and service accomplishments via email to Dr. Corinne Kyriacou at [email protected].

Review of applications will begin immediately and preference given to applications received by March 15, 2019; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Selected candidates will be asked to attend a video-based interview and possibly an on-campus interview. 

Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.




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Job No: 896831
Posted: 2/11/2019
Application Due: 4/12/2019
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