Assistant/Associate Professor or Clinical Faculty Positions
HEALTH CARE MANAGEMENT PROGRAM
College of Health Professions
Spring 2013 or Fall 2013
Applications are being accepted for a Towson University 10-month clinical or tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor position in the undergraduate Health Care Management Program.
The successful candidate is expected to possess a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, experience in program and/or curriculum development and evaluation, and the potential for a productive scholarship/research program (tenure-track). Responsibilities will include: teaching in undergraduate Health Care Management program, student advisement, professional service and community outreach, and participation in curriculum and course development/evaluation. Opportunities for teaching in MS in Health Science program. Salary is competitive; this position includes the State benefits package.
Doctoral degree in health care management or related field required for tenure track; minimum of master’s degree for clinical position. A tenure-track faculty member is expected to have a scholarship agenda and a commitment to advancing his/her scholarship. Minimum of one year of recent experience in teaching and/or health care management. Expertise in one or more of the following areas: ambulatory care, health care financing, health care systems, health care marketing, strategic planning, quality management, and health information systems. Other requirements: ability to develop collaborative relationships across disciplines and with external health care organizations; active participation in state and/or national professional organizations; experience in higher education or health administration/leadership. Candidates who wish to be considered for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor or Clinical Associate Professor must meet all requirements for promotion to the Associate Professor or Clinical Associate Professor rank at Towson University.
Founded in 1866, today Towson University is recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions. Towson is nationally recognized for its programs in the liberal arts and sciences, business, education, communications, health sciences, and the fine and performing arts. The University places a strong emphasis on service learning and civic engagement through such activities as internships, practica, clinical placements, course assignments and student events. As the Baltimore area’s largest university and Maryland’s Metropolitan University, Towson articulates its research and scholarship mission through partnerships that link the University to the economic, educational and cultural life of the state of Maryland and the Mid-Atlantic region. Towson enrolls more than 21,000 students and offers more than 100 bachelors, masters, and doctoral programs in the liberal arts and sciences, and applied professional fields. Located on a rolling 328 acres, the striking campus is eight miles north of downtown Baltimore and 45 miles from Washington, D.C. The campus and its surrounding cities provide an excellent environment for teaching and supporting the academic pursuits of the 841 full-time faculty who work here.
For full consideration, please send a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, three current letters of recommendation and an official graduate transcript. Review of applicants will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled. Position availability contingent upon state funding at time of hire.
Dr. Patricia Alt, Professor
College of Health Professions
8000 York Rd.
Towson, MD 21252-0001
Upon submitting your Curriculum Vitae to indicate that you are an applicant for this position, please be sure to visit http://www.towson.edu/odeo/applicantdata.asp to complete a voluntary online applicant date form. The information you provide will inform the university’s affirmative action plan and is for statistical purposes only and shall not be used to illegally discriminate for
or against anyone.
Towson University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.