Non-Tenure Track, Assistant or Associate Professor, Department of Healthcare Administration
Loyola University Chicago

Chicago, Illinois

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Job Title:

Non-Tenure Track, Assistant or Associate Professor, Department of Healthcare Administration

Position Title:

Non-Tenure Track, Assistant or Associate Professor, Department of Healthcare Administration

Job Category:

University Faculty

Job Type:

Full-Time

FLSA Status:

Exempt

Campus:

Rogers Park-Lake Shore Campus

Location Code:

HEALTHCARE ADMIN & POLICY

Department Name:

HEALTHCARE ADMINISTRATION

Is this split and/or fully grant funded? :

No

Duties and Responsibilities:

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Non-Tenure Track / Assistant or Associate ProfessorDepartment of Healthcare Administration
Loyola University Chicago (LUC), Parkinson School of Health Sciences and Public Health invites applications for a full-time non-tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor in the Department of Healthcare Administration. This position is a 9-month appointment.
Parkinson School Highlights
Loyola University Chicago's Parkinson School of Health Sciences and Public Health (est. 2019) is an innovative new school committed to applying an entrepreneurial philosophy of educational excellence, research, and service as a means to achieve the goals of improving human potential through the health sciences and the promotion of health equity.The Parkinson School is the academic home to four departments (Applied Health Sciences, Healthcare Administration, Health Informatics and Data Science, and Public Health Sciences), the Center for Health Outcomes and Informatics Research (CHOIR), the Center for Health Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CHIE), Loyola's participation in the Institute for Translational Medicine (ITM) and the COVID Equity Response Collaborative (CERCL).To learn more about the Parkinson School visit https://www.luc.edu/parkinson/.
Loyola University Chicago HighlightsLoyola University Chicago is best known as Chicago's Jesuit Catholic University. Recognizing Loyola's excellence, U.S. News and World Report consistently ranks it among the top national universities. Loyola is also among a select group of universities recognized for community service and engagement by prestigious national organizations like the Carnegie Foundation and the Corporation for National and Community Service. Further, Loyola is one of only eight percent of all American colleges and universities to have a Phi Beta Kappa honor society chapter.At Loyola University Chicago, we are driven by our Jesuit tradition of social justice, our service to humanity, and our role as an institution of higher education to create a more equitable and sustainable future for our local and global communities.To learn more about LUC's mission, candidates should consult our website at www.luc.edu/mission/.To learn more about LUC's focus on transformative education, candidates should consult our website at www.luc.edu/transformativeed.
About the Department
The Department of Healthcare Administration (HCA Department) is home to a growing number of undergraduate and graduate programs. Located in the heart of the Midwest healthcare hub, the department is guided by a vibrant industry advisory board (HCA External Advisory Board).
B.S. in Healthcare Administration: Established in 2006, the Healthcare Administration (HCA) program is comprised of the AUPHA Certified B.S. in HCA plus three accelerated degree programs leading to the B.S./MBA, B.S./MPH or B.S./MHA. There are roughly 15 full-time and adjunct faculty engaged with nearly 200 majors and minors. The growing HCA program engages with over 75 different healthcare organizations in the greater Chicago landscape through internships, service-learning experiences. The program proudly claims three national Case Competition wins in the last three years. The program has strong interconnections throughout the university, contributing coursework to the B.S. in Public Health, the pre-health studies program, and the undergraduate population as a whole. The BS degree program is physically located on the Lakeshore Campus.
Master's in Healthcare Administration: The Master's in Healthcare Administration (MHA) program is an online degree program addressing critical areas of need in healthcare delivery through three specialty tracks: Healthcare Business Intelligence, Healthcare Systems and Community Engagement, or Post-Acute Care Administration. The graduate program is admitting its second cohort this fall and aims to prepare patient-centered, innovative leaders in improving healthcare access, quality and cost. Immersion weekends are a central feature of the online MHA and expose students to the Chicago healthcare market while building teamwork and leadership skills. The MHA is housed at Loyola's Health Science Campus in Maywood.
Academic Duties and Responsibilities

  • Teach HCA courses each academic year at the graduate and undergraduate levels, both online and in-person, on both the Health Sciences Campus in Maywood and Lake Shore Campus in Chicago
  • Engage in meaningful HCA-related scholarship in a collaborative environment consistent with rank
  • Mentor graduate and undergraduate students
  • Work with colleagues to enhance and improve existing programs and develop new academic ones
  • Serve on University, school, departmental or other academic unit committees

QualificationsWe are looking for a candidate with applied leadership experience and teaching portfolio who will complement our current department strengths. Strong candidates will demonstrate evidence of expertise and potential to engage in scholarly endeavor in health management ethics, health systems operations, healthcare regulatory and compliance systems, and/or healthcare quality processes. The candidate's ability to work collaboratively across disciplines and in teams will be considered.

The ideal candidate also must be able to meet rank and tenure guidelines at the Assistant/Associate Professor level.
Required
  • Doctoral degree in healthcare administration or related area
  • Prior teaching experience in higher education
  • Applied experience in healthcare leadership or senior administrative position
  • Expertise in teaching and/or scholarly focus in more than one of these areas:
    • Health management ethics
    • Health systems operations, management, and service delivery
    • Healthcare regulatory and compliance systems
    • Healthcare quality processes and systems
  • Demonstrated potential to engage in meaningful scholarship in healthcare administration
  • Evidence of exemplary teaching record through course evaluations, peer reviews, etc.
  • Evidence of mentoring and advising undergraduate or graduate students
  • Evidence of professional service
  • Outstanding written and oral skills to teach and present scholarship
  • Ability to work and collaborate with individuals from culturally diverse backgrounds
  • Record of commitment to fostering diversity, equity and inclusion in academic or professional environments

Preferred
  • Record of commitment to social justice
  • Record of commitment to community engagement
  • Experience working with experiential learning programs, e.g., interns, capstones or service-learning

Desired
  • Experience developing new educational programs

How to ApplyApplicants should apply online at: https://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/19907 . Questions of content and process can be directed to Search Committee Chair Dr. Theresa Burkhart at tburkhart@luc.eduApplicants should include electronic copies of:
  1. a cover letter describing your interest in and qualifications for the position;
  2. a curriculum vitae;
  3. a statement of research interests;
  4. a statement of teaching and training interests, teaching philosophy, and evidence of teaching and mentoring effectiveness;
  5. a list of references (who will be contacted for finalists only).
Our review of applications will continue until we fill the position. Preference will be given to applications received before June 1, 2022 although applications will be considered until the position is filled. The start date is August 15, 2022, or until position is filled.Loyola University Chicago is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer with a strong commitment to hiring for our mission and diversifying our faculty and staff. As a Jesuit Catholic institution of higher education, we seek candidates who will contribute to our strategic plan to deliver a Transformative Education in the Jesuit tradition. We encourage underrepresented minorities and women candidates to apply.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion (except where religion is a bona fide occupational qualification for the job), national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by law.Qualifications:

QualificationsWe are looking for a candidate with applied leadership experience and teaching portfolio who will complement our current department strengths. Strong candidates will demonstrate evidence of expertise and potential to engage in scholarly endeavor in health management ethics, health systems operations, healthcare regulatory and compliance systems, and/or healthcare quality processes. The candidate's ability to work collaboratively across disciplines and in teams will be considered.

The ideal candidate also must be able to meet rank and tenure guidelines at the Assistant/Associate Professor level.
Required

  • Doctoral degree in healthcare administration or related area
  • Prior teaching experience in higher education
  • Applied experience in healthcare leadership or senior administrative position
  • Expertise in teaching and/or scholarly focus in more than one of these areas:
    • Health management ethics
    • Health systems operations, management, and service delivery
    • Healthcare regulatory and compliance systems
    • Healthcare quality processes and systems
  • Demonstrated potential to engage in meaningful scholarship in healthcare administration
  • Evidence of exemplary teaching record through course evaluations, peer reviews, etc.
  • Evidence of mentoring and advising undergraduate or graduate students
  • Evidence of professional service
  • Outstanding written and oral skills to teach and present scholarship
  • Ability to work and collaborate with individuals from culturally diverse backgrounds
  • Record of commitment to fostering diversity, equity and inclusion in academic or professional environments

Preferred
  • Record of commitment to social justice
  • Record of commitment to community engagement
  • Experience working with experiential learning programs, e.g., interns, capstones or service-learning

Desired
  • Experience developing new educational programs

Open Date:

05/04/2022

Quick Link for Posting:

https://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/19907

Job Number:

8501005

Organizational Location:

HEALTH SCIENCES CAMPUS

Desired Start Date:

08/15/2022

Open Until Filled:

Yes


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