Professor, Associate Professor, or Assistant Professor in Health Policy and Health Economics

Utah, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Oct 21, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

As a part of an interdisciplinary Transformative Excellence Program, the University of Utah Department of Population Health Sciences is seeking applicants for a tenure track or tenured faculty position (open rank) related to health policy and health economics. Faculty hired into this program are expected to contribute to and strengthen the consortium of scholars from across the university who are committed to understanding and transforming health care policy, finance and delivery in an era of evolving demographic, technological and regulatory environments.


  • A Ph.D. or equivalent in economics, public health, health services research, population health sciences, business, public policy or related areas
  • An excellent and sustained record of independent scholarship
  • Strong or emerging record of establishing independent, extramurally-funded research projects commensurate with rank
  • Strong communication skills and engagement with diverse audiences
  • Success in leading and/or participating in multi-disciplinary, multi-sector teams
  • Teaching experience in relevant areas
  • Demonstrated record of collaborating with faculty and mentoring or ability to mentor students
  • Experience in the study of the social determinants of health and health outcomes
  • Expertise in the analysis of large-scale health-related databases

How to Apply

Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Only online applications will be accepted. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter, a statement of accomplishments and interests in research, a current curriculum vitae, and a list of at least three references.

To apply, please follow the link:

For questions regarding this position, contact Lauren Budinger at (801) 587-2258 or via email: