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CHP-3340, Assistant Professor or Associate Professor

Towson University
Towson, Maryland 21252
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Assistant Professor or Associate Professor

Health Care Management/Allied Health Program

Department of Health Sciences

College of Health Professions




The College of Health Professions invites applications for a 10 month, full-time, tenure track assistant or associate professor position in the Department of Health Sciences beginning August 2020. This faculty position has both undergraduate and graduate teaching opportunities in the graduate Health Science Administration Track, undergraduate Health Care Management program and the fully online Allied Health Program. In addition to teaching, faculty responsibilities include a vibrant program of research, student advisement, university, professional and community service/outreach.



  • Applicants must possess a research-focused doctoral degree in health care management or a closely related discipline. ABD applicants will be considered, but appointment will be at the instructor rank and all degree requirements must be completed by February 1, 2021.

  • Candidates must have the education and expertise to teach courses in one or more of the following areas: health care management, leadership, health care law and ethics, HR, and health care information and quality management. Preference will be given to candidates that can teach across a variety of areas within the field.

  • Evidence of scholarship agenda focused in an area of specialty in health care management that compliments the expertise of current faculty, the course offerings, and available resources. Candidates who can demonstrate scholarship outcomes with potential for external funding will be given preference.

  • Success working with diverse populations of students and experience in college teaching is highly desirable.



Faculty are assigned an instructional workload of six (6) course units (three credit hours each) per academic year. Primary responsibilities include: 1) TEACHING provide high quality instruction in a variety of health sciences and health care management courses, develop and refine courses and curricula, and advise and mentor students as they matriculate through the program and prepare to enter the workforce; 2) SCHOLARSHIP development of a focused area of scholarship that includes refereed publications, professional presentations, external funding, and involvement in scholarly projects with faculty and students; 3) SERVICE active service participation at the Department, College, University, professional and community levels.


Department of Health Science:

The graduate Health Science Administration Track, undergraduate Health Care Management program and the fully online Allied Health Program are housed in the Department of Health Sciences. The Department of Health Sciences offers 10degree/certificate programs in an interprofessional, team-oriented environment. The Department serves over 700 majors and offers a variety of health-focused general education courses to all University students.





Towson University:

Towson University (www.towson.edu) was founded in 1866, is recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, is Baltimore’s largest university, and is the largest public, comprehensive institution in the University of Maryland System. TU enrolls over 19,000 undergraduates and more than 3,000 graduate students across six academic colleges (business, education, fine arts, health professions, liberal arts, science & mathematics), has over 900 full-time faculty, and offers 65 bachelor’s, 42 master’s, and 4 doctoral programs. Our centrally located campus sits on 330 rolling green acres and is 10 miles north of Baltimore, 45 miles north of Washington D.C., and 95 miles south of Philadelphia.

Application Process:

Review of completed applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled. Application materials should include a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, contact information for professional references and an official graduate transcript. Electronic submission of documentation to the Search Email is required. Submission of materials as one pdf attachment is strongly encouraged. Application materials should be sent to: hcmnsearch@towson.edu.

A Criminal Background Investigation is required for the hired candidate and the results may impact employment.

Please be sure to visit http://www.towson.edu/inclusionequity/employment/data.html to complete a voluntary on-line applicant data form. The information you provide will inform the university’s affirmative action plan and is for statistical-related purposes only. The information will not be used for any other purpose. Please note that the search number for which you have applied is: CHP-3340.


Towson University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.


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Posted: 2019-11-22 Expires: 2019-12-22

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