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Open Rank Faculty Positions - Department of Health Services Administration

University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Health Professions
Birmingham, Alabama
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The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Health Professions Department of Health Services Administration announces an opening for two full time, open-rank, tenure-track faculty positions to join our Department.

We seek applications from innovative, motivated, and engaged individuals who are committed to growing our research and scholarship in healthcare quality and safety, implementation science, healthcare operations management and leadership. This position will contribute to teaching in multiple programs in our department, including our masters programs in Health Care Quality and Safety, Healthcare Simulation, and Health Services Administration, undergraduate program in Health Care Management, and two doctoral programs. The ideal candidate will have expertise and experience in one or more of the following areas: quality improvement, patient safety and human factors, process improvement, health care delivery science, implementation science, leadership, or other related fields. In addition, the ideal candidate will have earned a terminal degree in a relevant discipline and have developed a research portfolio. Salary, rank, and tenure status will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

UAB’s Department of Health Services Administration offers two doctoral programs, and masters in Healthcare Quality and Safety (CAHME certified), Health Informatics (CAHIIM accredited), Health Administration (CAHME-accredited, ranked #1 in the nation by US News and World Report), Healthcare Simulation (one of a few in the nation). We also have a large, AUPHA-certified undergraduates program in Healthcare Management and we conduct tailored continuing programs with the field of practice. We are committed to developing leaders who will shape tomorrow’s health care and we live our values of Collaboration, Respect, Excellence, Integrity, and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

The selected applicant will join a diverse and vibrant academic community. With over 35 full-time faculty members, 4,000+ alumni, and an enrollment of just under 800 students, the Department has a solid fiscal foundation and an engaged community of alumni and other practitioners. Department faculty engage in multidisciplinary research programs with faculty from across the campus. UAB is a Doctoral/Research University-Extensive institution with an international reputation in health care education and biomedical research. The university has a long standing reputation for collaboration across its 20 University-Wide Interdisciplinary Research Centers. For more information, please visit our web site: http://www.uab.edu/shp/hsa/.

Applicants should submit 1) a cover letter, 2) their Curriculum Vitae, 3) a statement of their teaching philosophy and research statement/interests to:


For any questions about the search, the Department, or UAB please contact the
search committee chair:

Nancy M. Borkowski, DBA, CPA, FACHE, FHFMA: 

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Formal review of applications will begin on April 1, 2021. A pre-employment background investigation is performed on candidates selected for employment.

UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to 
fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of ethnicity, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.


Posted: 2021-03-22 Expires: 2021-04-21

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Open Rank Faculty Positions - Department of Health Services Administration

University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Health Professions
Birmingham, Alabama

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