Department of Health Services Administration
School of Health Professions
University of Alabama at Birmingham
The University of Alabama at Birmingham’s (UAB) School of Health Professions (SHP) has a full time regular, twelve-month faculty position in the Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences Program, in the Department of Health Services Administration. SHP is one of our nation’s largest and most diverse schools of its type with more than twenty programs at the baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral levels.
Department faculty participate in multi-disciplinary collaborative research programs with faculty from the School of Medicine, School of Public Health, School of Engineering, and the Department of Computer and Information Sciences within the School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics. UAB is a Doctoral/Research University-Extensive institution with an international reputation in health care education and biomedical research.
The Bachelor’s program offers a curriculum designed to develop the industry knowledge and job skills needed by mid-level managers in health care organizations. It attracts students whose academic goal is completion of a master’s level health professions program, such as physical or occupational therapy, health administration, or health informatics to the Pre-professional Degree Track. It also attracts students who are currently licensed or certified in a health profession at the associate degree level to the Clinical Manager Track.
Major responsibilities for this position include classroom and on-line instruction, participation in a focused research program, curriculum planning, and student advising. The ideal candidate should hold an earned doctorate with disciplinary preparation in an area related to health administration and should have teaching experience at the undergraduate level. Salary, rank, and tenure status will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Interested individuals should send their curriculum vitae to:
Dr. Shannon Houser, Chair, Search Committee
School of Health Professions/UAB
1530 3rd Ave. So., WEBB 604
Birmingham, AL 35294-3361
UAB is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer