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UT Health Open-Rank (TT) Faculty, Health Care Management - Management, Policy and Community Health, School of Public Health in El Paso in El Paso, Texas

Open-Rank (TT) Faculty, Health Care Management - Management, Policy and Community Health, School of Public Health in El Paso

El Paso, Texas


UTHealth School of Public Health

Requisition #: 210001UM

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health in El Paso invites applications to fill two 12-month tenure-track faculty positions in the department of Management, Policy, and Community Health. In evaluating applications, the search committee seeks evidence of outstanding research and teaching in healthcare management.

We welcome candidates whose experience in teaching, research, and service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity. Expertise in healthcare strategy, quality and operations is of particular interest.

Position Key Accountabilities:

  • Leading a thematic program of externally funded research.

  • Teaching graduate courses

  • Engaging in student recruitment, advising and retention activities, as well as service.


Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree (or equivalent).

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled. Competitive salary and startup funds are available. Academic rank, salary, and tenure will be determined based on the qualifications and experience of the selected candidate. Interested candidates should access the following link to complete the Web application: UTHealth Careers - Careers - UTHealth. Please attach a letter describing qualifications and interests, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references. Please email all questions to: Gretchen Gemeinhardt, Ph.D., Search Committee Chair,Gretchen.l.Gemeinhardt@uth.tmc.edu.

This is a security sensitive position and thereby subject to Texas Education code §51.215. A background check will be required for the final candidates.

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)

Established in 1972 by The University of Texas System Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in the UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical sciences, dentistry, nursing and public health and the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School. UTHealth includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center, as well as the growing clinical practices UT Physicians, UT Dentists and UT Health Services. The university’s primary teaching hospitals are Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital.

UTHealth Benefits UTHealth offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. For more information on our benefits programs please refer to the UTHealth Office of Benefits Website.


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