Clinical Assist/Assoc. Professor

Columbia, SC

University of South Carolina

The Department of Health Services Policy and Management, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina invites applications for a non-tenure track faculty (Clinical Assistant Professor or Clinical Associate Professor) to direct the Master of Health Administration (MHA) programs. The Department is a full Graduate Member of the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA), and the Arnold School of Public Health is fully accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). The MHA degree is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME). Our MHA students have a strong track record in acquiring nationally competitive scholarships and management fellowships. The Department also offers the Master of Public Health and PhD in Health Services Policy and Management.

Responsibilities: The successful candidate will serve as the MHA Director with primary responsibility for managing the MHA program, placement of students in graduate assistantships and residency locations, and providing active developmental leadership, consistent with the requirements of a CAHME-accredited program. The MHA Director will teach undergraduate/master/doctoral level courses, advise students, mentor students in residency projects or research activities, as well as coordinate direction of MHA programs with the direction of the MPH program. 

Qualifications: An earned doctoral degree in health administration, health services research, health policy, business administration, or a related field of study plus at least one year of post-doctoral research and/or teaching experience.  Preference will be given to candidates who possess a minimum of one year of relevant work experience (e.g., with academic program leadership, CAHME-accredited MHA or allied program, and/or health care practice setting).

Salary: Commensurate with experience.

The University of South Carolina is located in Columbia, the state capital, approximately 100 miles from both the Atlantic coast and foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.  The area offers a wide range of cultural and recreational resources including Lake Murray, Riverbanks Zoo, Koger Center for the Performing Arts, and EdVenture Children’s Museum. 

How to apply: Applicants must submit a letter of application, Curriculum Vitae, list of three references, 3 recommendation letters, and complete an application to:

EEO statement: The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, gender identity, transgender status, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.           

Posted: 07/02/2021