Assistant Professor of Health Informatics, Health Information Management (515859)

  • Cal State University (CSU) Long Beach
  • Long Beach, California
  • Jun 22, 2022
Full Time Education and Training Public Health

Job Description

Description:

Position: Assistant Professor of Health Informatics, Health Information Management
Effective Date: August 17, 2023 (Fall Semester)
Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Application Deadline: Review of applications to begin August 30, 2022. Position open until filled (or recruitment cancelled).

College of Health and Human Services
Department of Health Care Administration

Required Qualifications:
  • DHA, Dr.PH, or Ph.D. in in health care administration, health care management, health services research, health information management, informatics, computer science, or closely related field. Degree at time of application or official notification of completion of the doctoral degree by August 1, 2023.
  • Demonstrated potential for teaching effectiveness in health care administration, health care management, health information, informatics, health information technology, or related field
  • Demonstrated potential for research, scholarly and creative activities
  • Demonstrated commitment to working successfully with a diverse student population
  • Demonstrated commitment to department and university missions of equity and inclusion

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated experience in designing and conducting studies in health information, informatics and health information technology or information management or closely related field
  • Successful teaching experience at the graduate or undergraduate level
  • Demonstrated evidence of scholarly productivity in health informatics, information technology, health care administration, health services research, or health information management or another related field
  • Experience with multiple teaching modalities (e.g., face-to-face, hybrid, online learning)
  • Demonstrated research in area conducive to obtaining external funding
  • Demonstrated experience in developing partnerships/collaborative projects with the health care industry
  • Experience of successfully working with populations demographically and socioeconomically similar to the CSULB student body (demographics)

Duties:
  • Provide high quality instruction at both the undergraduate and graduate levels [Mode of instruction may include in-person, hybrid, online, and/or any combination thereof.]
  • Develop a research agenda with high-quality outcomes and disseminate it in academic publications and at discipline-specific conferences
  • Seek and apply for research external funding
  • Participate in curriculum and program development of undergraduate and graduate levels
  • Mentor and advise undergraduate and graduate students
  • Participate in service to the department, college, university, community, and profession

CSULB seeks to recruit faculty who enthusiastically support the University's strong commitment to the academic success of all of our students, including students of color, students with disabilities, students who are first generation to college, veterans, students with diverse socio-economic backgrounds, and students of diverse sexual orientations and gender expressions. CSULB seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the People of California, to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students a rich variety of expertise, perspectives, and ways of knowing and learning.

The Department of Health Care Administration holds the following important distinctions:

  • Association of University Programs in Health Care Administration (AUPHA) Certified
  • Commission on Accreditation for Health Management Education (CAHME) Accredited
  • Healthcare Information and Management System Society (HIMSS) Academic Affiliation

Information on excellent benefits package available to CSULB faculty is located here:

https://www2.calstate.edu/csu-system/careers/benefits/Documents/employee-benefits-summary.pdf

How to Apply - Required Documentation:
  • An Equity and Diversity Statement about your teaching or other experiences, successes, and challenges in working with a diverse student population (maximum two pages, single-spaced). For further information and guidelines, please visit: http://www.csulb.edu/EquityDiversityStatement
  • Letter of application addressing the required and preferred qualifications
  • CV
  • Names and contact information for three references (to be contacted for confidential letters of recommendation should you reach the finalist stage)
  • Finalists should be prepared to submit an official transcript (e-transcript preferred, if available)

How to Apply: Click Apply Now icon to complete CSULB online application

Requests for information should be addressed to:

Dr. Henry O'Lawrence, Professor
California State University, Long Beach
Department of Health Care Administration
1250 Bellflower Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90840-0004

E-Mail: henry.olawrence@csulb.edu

EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS:

A background check (including a criminal record check and telephone reference check with most recent employer) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

The person holding this position is considered a "mandated reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 Revised July 21, 2017 as a condition of employment.

CSU Vaccination Policy
CSU requires faculty, staff, and students who are accessing campus facilities to be immunized against COVID-19 or declare a medical or religious exemption from doing so. Any candidates advanced in a currently open search process should be prepared to comply with this requirement. The systemwide policy can be found at https://calstate.policystat.com/policy/9779821/latest/ and questions may be sent to fahr@csulb.edu.

CSULB is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can learn, live, and work in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual, without regard to race or ethnicity (including color or ancestry), nationality, religion or religious creed, gender (or sex), gender identity (including transgender), gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental), medical condition, genetic information, age, veteran or military status. CSULB is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Closing Date/Time: Open until filled

Job Address

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