Associate or Full Professor in Health Care Administration
University of Utah/David Eccles School of Business
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
Type: Full Time
Required Education: Doctorate
Academic / College and University
Internal Number: PRN00744CF
The David Eccles School of Business’s Department of Operations and Information Systems at the University of Utah seeks to fill a tenured faculty position at the Associate or Full professor level in the area of healthcare beginning July 2022. We seek candidates with demonstrated research accomplishments that focus on healthcare in operations management, information systems, and related fields. A Ph.D. in a relevant discipline is required. Truly exceptional candidates with extensive research experience in healthcare are encouraged to apply.
The school’s health administration programs are growing and have expanded its offerings to include an MHA (Master of Healthcare Administration), a Professional MHA, an online MHA, and an MHM (Master of Healthcare Management) degree. The MHA program has strong ties to the University of Utah Hospital and Clinics (UUHC), which is a national leader among academic medical centers. Salt Lake City has a vibrant healthcare environment with healthcare systems organizations such as Intermountain Healthcare, Steward, HCA Mountain Star, and Veterans Administration Healthcare. Executives from these organizations contribute to the MHA program.
Successful candidates will be expected to produce high-quality research and teach effectively. Candidates publishing in the top INFORMS journals are encouraged to apply. The David Eccles School of Business values candidates who have experiences working with students from diverse backgrounds and who are committed to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.
The Department is committed to removing barriers that have been traditionally encountered by individuals from underrepresented groups; strives to recruit faculty who will further enhance our diversity; and makes every attempt to support their academic, professional, and personal success while they are here. The University of Utah recognizes that a diverse faculty benefits and enriches the educational experiences of the entire campus and greater community. This institution offers benefits to same-sex and to different sex domestic partners. This institution offers benefits to spouses.
Interested individuals should apply online https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/123008 to upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a sample of research papers, and three letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For full consideration we encourage you to apply by November 12, 2021.
Founded in 1917 on a rich tradition of business success and leadership, the University of Utah David Eccles School of Business offers an experiential learning environment for students. The Eccles School provides students with learning opportunities in eight undergraduate majors, four MBA programs, seven other graduate programs, a Ph.D. program, and a renowned executive education curriculum. The accomplished faculty at the Eccles School contribute substantially each year to business research, placing us in the top 15 of public research institutions for business. We are consistently one of the top schools in the nation for startup businesses based on university research. The David Eccles School of Business is home to nine institutes and centers that deliver academic research and support an ecosystem of entrepreneurship, technology and innovation here in Utah. Each year more than 4,500 students engage in learning at the Eccles School.
The University of Utah in Salt Lake City is nestled in the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains, just 30 minutes from seven ski resorts and less than five hours from several national parks. The college city is a cultural hub of diverse nightlife, dining, art and music, and boasts a top-ranked business environment for U.S. job growth and economic prowess.
Salt Lake City is the state capital and home to many businesses and nonprofit organizations. It is known as a hotbed for technology-oriented business startups that provide great opportunities for student learning and research. The metropolitan area has a population of approximately 1.1 million residents and is a major urban center in the intermountain west. Salt Lake City has extensive arts and cultural activities and a major airport close to downtown. It is at the foot of the Rocky Mountains and has four distinct seasons, including mild winters and warm summers, and offers excellent opportunities for outdoor recreation, including easy access to the mountains, the red rock country of the Colorado Plateau, and eight national parks. The state of Utah has been recognized numerous times as a top state for business and careers, particularly in the technology sector, which is often referred to as “Silicon Slopes.” The state of Utah is ranked 1 within the United States in terms of overall happiness as well as ‘work environment’ and ‘community and environment’: wallethub.com/edu/happiest-states/6959#main-findings.
The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students, staff, faculty and patients from diverse backgrounds and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education, employment opportunities, and quality healthcare for historically underrepresented groups.
Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.
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About University of Utah/David Eccles School of Business
Founded in 1917 on a rich tradition of business success and leadership, the University of Utah David Eccles School of Business offers an experiential learning environment for students. The Eccles School provides students with learning opportunities in eight undergraduate majors, four MBA programs, seven other graduate programs, a Ph.D. program, and a renowned executive education curriculum. We are consistently one of the top schools in the nation for startup businesses based on university research. The David Eccles School of Business is home to nine institutes and centers that deliver academic research and support an ecosystem of entrepreneurship, technology and innovation here in Utah. Each year more than 4,500 students engage in learning at the Eccles School.