The Department of Health Policy, Management and Leadership within the West Virginia University School of Public Health is seeking applicants for a full-time faculty position. This is an open-rank position (Assistant/Associate/Full Professor) depending on qualifications. The successful candidate will have research and teaching interests in one or more of the following areas: health services research, healthcare and/or public health management, health finance, or health policy. Our search goals include identifying a candidate able to continue or develop a record of external funding, produce significant scholarship, and contribute to teaching and curriculum development in the areas of Health Administration, Health Services Research, Health Policy, or Health Finance. Applicants at the Professor or Associate Professor level will have demonstrated experience in mentoring junior faculty and graduate students. The position may be either a 9-month or 12-month appointment depending on the interests and research commitments of the applicant. Teaching load will depend upon the appointment track, applicant interests, research commitments, and departmental needs. An overview of our department including current faculty research agendas and academic curriculum can be found at: http://publichealth.hsc.wvu.edu/hpml/
West Virginia University, founded in 1867, has a long and rich history as a public, land grant institution. WVU encourages scholarship, offers high quality academic programs while serving the state of West Virginia and the nation. WVU is located in Morgantown, West Virginia, has been ranked as a #1 Small City in America, with divisional campuses in Charleston, Keyser, Martinsburg, and Montgomery. WVU is a Research University (Highest Research Activity) and ranks among the top 100 public universities in the nation, including a top 15 ranking in most affordable tuition for out-of-state students. WVU offers 184 degrees throughout the 15 colleges and schools within the university. Areas of specialty include STEM education, healthcare in Appalachia, shale gas utilization, radio astronomy, and forensics. There are more than 32,000 graduate and undergraduate students along with 190,000 alumni worldwide who are pioneering, passionate, innovative, tireless and caring.