The Oregon Health & Science University and Portland State University School of Public Health in Portland, OR invites applications for a full-time non-tenure track position for the Fall of 2021 to teach primarily in the Master of Public Health: Health Management and Policy program. We seek a faculty colleague with broad expertise in health systems management and policy, with the ability to teach in several areas related to health services delivery, organization, and ethics. Additional expertise or professional experience in cognate areas such as research design, financial management, program evaluation and/or health law is an asset. We are seeking candidates who are prepared to contribute to our commitment to social justice, equity, diversity and inclusion in education. The position is a nine-month, non-tenure track, renewable appointment (probationary leading to continuous appointment) at Portland State University.
The successful candidate will teach graduate courses in health systems management and policy, and may become involved in undergraduate health services administration teaching. All faculty are expected to participate in program and School governance, and to engage with community organizations for community-based learning. For information about the Joint PSU-OHSU School of Public Health please CLICKHERE. PSU faculty are represented by AAUP, and faculty work-life policies and review procedures are negotiated through shared governance.
Various assignments for non-tenure track instructional and research faculty may include direct instruction, supporting scholarly activities, and service to the University, community, and profession. Expectations for the position are summarized in the position description and will be the principal components upon which annual review and reappointment decisions will be based. The position description is incorporated by reference in the Notice of Appointment, consistent with the practices outlined for non-tenure track faculty in the current PSU-AAUP collective bargaining agreement (Article 18) at THISLINK
Doctoral degree in health services management, health systems, health policy, or related discipline
Demonstrated excellence in teaching, both virtually and in person.
Ability to engage students to achieve academic excellence in the specified course.
Evidence of successful student learning outcomes.
Experience with contributions to course and curriculum development.
Effective organizational, time management and communication skills.
Ability to work effectively with individuals from and topics related to diverse populations.
Developing or demonstrated history of community engagement and collaboration
Additional expertise or professional experience in cognate areas such as research design, financial management, program evaluation and/or health law.
Internal Number: 34640
About Portland State University
Located in Portland, Oregon, one of the nation's most livable cities, the University's innovative approach to education combines academic rigor in the classroom with field-based experiences through internships and classroom projects with community partners. The University's 49-acre downtown campus exhibits Portland State's commitment to sustainability with green buildings, while many of the 124 bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees incorporate sustainability into the curriculum. PSU's motto, "Let Knowledge Serve the City," inspires the teaching and research of an accomplished faculty whose work and students span the globe. PSU seeks talented individuals who understand our values and strategic goals and enjoy sharing ideas and collaborating in an environment of mutual respect to achieve those values and goals. We are committed to leading through engagement and seek individuals who support this strategy. Engagement describes Portland State's collaborative approach to the exchange of knowledge and resources with local, regional, national, and global partners for mutual benefit of students, faculty, and the community. As a component of the Diversity Action Plan and the President's... Strategic Mission of achieving global excellence, Portland State University strives to become an institution that is recognized nationally and internationally for the accomplishments of its faculty, the reputation of its programs, and the preparation of it students as world citizens. For more information visit http://www.pdx.edu/about-portland-state