Assistant Professor in Healthcare Administration

University of Houston-Clear Lake
Texas, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Jan 19, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The University of Houston-Clear Lake invites applicants for a tenure-track appointment in Healthcare Administration at the rank of Assistant Professor.


The selected candidate for the Assistant Professor of Healthcare Administration position will join a high impact program in The Texas Medical Center, the world’s largest medical center, whose   students have gone on to successful careers as well as to graduate study. Tenure-track faculty teach a 3/3 course load, assume service responsibilities, and produce high-quality research and/or creative work. The selected candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Healthcare Administration, or other courses to support the department as needed. Qualified applicants must possess a PhD in Healthcare Administration or related fields of study. The selected candidate will be expected to teach different Healthcare Administration undergraduate and graduate courses each semester such as quality, facility management, strategic planning, physician practice, finance, or leadership, both face-to-face and on-line. The selected candidate will have experience or expertise in one or more areas of Healthcare Administration and will have a strong research background related    to Healthcare Administration, and be willing to collaborate across disciplines within the college. Faculty may also participate in a campus-wide mentoring program responsive to our university’s key commitments as set forth in the “Impact 2025 and Beyond” Strategic Plan As a Hispanic-Serving Institution, UHCL is committed to diversity and inclusion; accordingly, we invite applications from members of historically   marginalized populations, women, and veterans.


One of four independent universities that constitute the University of Houston System, the rapidly expanding campus of the University of Houston-Clear Lake (UHCL) is adjacent to the NASA/Johnson Space Center and midway between Galveston, a tourist-

based beach community, and Houston, the fourth-largest city in the United States and one

of the most diverse cities in the nation. UHCL is a comprehensive doctoral level university with an enrollment of approximately 9,000 students. Its four academic colleges include the College of Business, the College of Education, the College of Human Sciences and Humanities, and the College of Science and Computer Engineering. The College of Business boasts an enrollment of  approximately 1700 undergraduate and 1000 graduate students. Business programs, including Healthcare Administration are accredited by AACSB International. Accounting Programs also hold separate AACSB accounting accreditation. For more information about the College of Business,  please visit


Notice to applicants: Applications are only accepted online through the UHCL Job Opportunities website. To apply, please complete the online application and attach a letter of interest and a curriculum vita. Reference providers will be contacted for final candidates only. A background   check is required. Review of completed applications begins immediately.   Proof of eligibility to  work in the U.S. must be provided as condition of employment. We reserve the right to extend   search or not fill position. Only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.


University of Houston-Clear Lake is proud to be recognized by the U.S. Department of the Interior as a member of the Minority Serving Institutions Program. UHCL is an HSI: Hispanic Serving Institution and is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer supporting workplace diversity.