Responsible to the Director of the Center for Rural Health Research for leading the scientific and programmatic initiatives of the Center and for providing strategic direction and operational oversight. The Director assures the Center’s initiatives and activities are aligned with and advance the mission of the Center, and is responsible for translating the strategic vision and goals into tangible programs and projects, as well as collaborating with internal and external stakeholders to promote a vibrant organization with a lasting impact.
Job Category: Faculty
A doctoral degree (PhD or DrPH) or Master's degree in a public health field with 7 years of experience in a rural health research/practice
5 years of supervisory/management experience
Record of publication and presentation of research results to broad audiences
Experience managing and administering large budgets
Demonstrated knowledge of issues impacting rural health
Internal Number: 14095
About East Tennessee State University
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.