Overview

The College of Health Sciences Department of Health Informatics and Administration (HIA) at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee invites nominations and applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin in the Spring of 2018. The primary responsibilities in this position will be research, teaching, and advising students in the Health Care Administration program, including the Bachelors of Science degree in Health Care Administration and the Masters in Health Care Administration. Our focus is broad, and we encourage people with research and teaching interests in the area of healthcare finance, health economics, health policy, healthcare management and healthcare quality to apply. The successful candidate is expected to develop and maintain a robust program of research scholarship that seeks extramural funding and will teach undergraduate and graduate courses.

Qualifications:

Required: PhD in Health Care Administration or related field , or MD, JD, or other equivalent degree. Candidates with PhD completion by the appointment start date will be considered. Potential for establishing an active research program and a record of external funding.

Preferred: Specialist certification or association with the American College of Healthcare Executives such as ACHE Fellow (FACHE). Community Service. Evidence of undergraduate and graduate level teaching. Professional experience (e.g. professional position, internship, consulting) in health care administration or a comparable area such as health care policy and/or health care economics.

Application Procedure: Applicants must apply online at http://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/26209 and submit application materials electronically to address the required and preferred qualifications in their application materials. Please include: cover letter (including plans for research, teaching and service), curriculum vitae, and contact information for 3 professional references (name, address, phone, email). In instances where the Search and Screen Committee is unable to ascertain from the candidates’ application materials whether he/she meets any of the qualifications, they may be evaluated as not meeting such qualifications. Review of applications will begin August 30, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.

Inquiries should be directed to:
Jennifer T. Fink, Ph.D., MS
Assistant Professor
Department of Health Informatics and Administration
College of Health Sciences
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Northwest Quadrant Building Suite #6455
Milwaukee, WI 53201-0414
Phone 262-323-9393
email: jtfink@uwm.edu