The School of Public Policy in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) is searching for an advanced assistant or associate professor of health policy, to begin August 2018. We are seeking candidates who have a commitment to inclusive excellence, a strong record of research productivity, a track-record of external funding, and expertise in teaching quantitative methods to graduate students. Candidates with interests in policy approaches to address health equity, and/or health disparities are strongly encouraged to apply.
The School of Public Policy includes 9 full-time tenured/tenure-track faculty members and more than 30 affiliate faculty members from related departments. The department offers Master’s and PhD degrees in Public Policy, including a strong health policy concentration.
Successful candidates will have experience in or the potential for working collaboratively with faculty to mentor students with diverse life experiences, and from a variety of disciplines and academic backgrounds. Start up funds are available for the successful candidate.
The School of Public Policy has a strong commitment to increasing faculty diversity and is dedicated to creating an environment that fosters excellence for all faculty. Information on faculty diversity initiatives and faculty groups is available here. Women, members of minority groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. UMBC is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer.
A Ph.D. in economics, public policy, or a related field is required.
Full consideration will be given to applicants who submit all materials to apply.interfolio.com/45973 by January 2, 2018. Complete applications will include: Cover Letter; addressing teaching, research and advising; the names of 3 references; and a curriculum vitae. Candidates must also submit a statement concerning the candidate’s experience with and commitment to diversity efforts and the mission of UMBC. Questions may be addressed to Ms. Pam Doppler, firstname.lastname@example.org
The School of Public Policy includes 9 full-¬time tenured/tenure-¬track faculty members and more than 30 affiliate faculty members from related departments. The department offers Master’s and PhD degrees in Public Policy, including a strong health policy concentration.
Located in the Baltimore-Washington corridor, UMBC is a dynamic public research university that integrates research, teaching, ...and service. The Carnegie Foundation classifies it as a Research University--High Research Activity. US News and World Report regularly ranks UMBC in the top 10 of most innovative universities, and the Chronicle of Higher Education recognizes UBMC as one of its “Great Colleges to Work For.”