Faculty, Educator Track - Master of Health Administration Program
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Job Overview The University of Cincinnati’s Master of Health Administration (MHA) Program is searching for a full-time Educator Track faculty member who will contribute to the department’s teaching, service, and research missions. This is a 12-month position with rank and faculty track commensurate with education and experience.
The UC MHA program offers a two-year program designed primarily for working adults using an asynchronous distance learning approach. Faculty in the program are drawn from the College of Allied Health Sciences, the College of Business, and adjunct faculty working in the fields of health administration, law, and public health. The program enrolled its first students in 2011 and has over 600 graduates. In addition to the degree program, the MHA program offers four certificates in health care in the areas of administration, finance, operations, and policy and regulation. The College of Allied Health Sciences has won the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine in 2019. More information can be found at https://cahs.uc.edu/academic-programs/graduate-programs/health-administration-online.html.
Essential Functions This position is primarily responsible for teaching and service to the School of Social Work and College of Allied Health Sciences. Teaching and service responsibilities include, but are not limited to, course development and curriculum assessment; primary instruction of didactic courses using online delivery modalities; leadership with and mentoring of adjunct faculty; student advising and mentoring, including research mentoring; service on program committees; and other tasks as assigned. While online teaching and service are central to this position, scholarship activities are also required consistent with the mission of the program and the University.
Doctorate in health administration, public health, or related discipline
ABD candidates are welcome to apply, but the doctorate must be completed prior to the start date.
A minimum of two years teaching experience
A record of effective teaching at the graduate level
Three years of experience within the field of health administration
Current knowledge and skill in the use of computer technology and educational learning
Experience and/or interest in curriculum development and assessment
Experience teaching with online modalities
Preferred five-year experience within the field of health administration
Certification in Six Sigma, Lean, and quality improvement
Prior scholarly works published or presented
Active in professional activities at local, state, and/or national levels
Demonstrated student mentorship experience and commitment to student success
Strong organizational skills
Strong interpersonal skills including communication, problem solving, counseling, conflict management, and follow-through
Ability to work independently
Interest and ability to collaborate with an interdisciplinary team
Demonstrated commitment to cultural diversity, equity, and inclusion
Application Process Interested and qualified applicants must apply online at https://bit.ly/3aGPzwiand include a Cover Letter of interest and updated CV/Resume.
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The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
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