The East Tennessee State University College of Public Health is recruiting a health economist for a full time 12-month, research faculty member position within its Center for Rural Health Research. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading and collaborating on research projects, programs and/or policy analyses in support of the Center's mission and goals.
Job Category: Faculty
Doctoral degree in health economics or related field with experience in health economics, eligible for appointment in one of the five departments in the college (Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Community and Behavioral Health, Environmental Health, Health Services Management & Policy, and Health Sciences). Candidates with a Master's degree in a relevant field with exceptional experience in Rural Health Research may be considered.
Training and/or experience in research design/methods, program planning and evaluation, and/or policy analysis.
Experience with statistical analysis and scientific writing.
Internal Number: 16762
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.