Academic Professional - Health Administration

Georgia, United States
Competitive Salary
Apr 02, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Institute of Health Administration

J. Mack Robinson College of Business



Candidates are sought for appointment as an Academic Professional in Robinson’s nationally ranked Institute of Helth Administration to assist the Institute Director in directing external relations and providing administrative activities for the Department.  This position will report to the Director and will oversee many internal and outreach strategic initiatives of the Department, including the management of the IHA residency process; development of stakeholder and company relationships to facilitate the Institute’s vision; coordination of the IHA Advisory and Alumni Boards; serving as project manager for numerous departmental initiatives; coordination of accreditation activities; and limited teaching of appropriate courses. Candidates must have an earned, terminal degree in a health management related field and is open to qualified candidates, but preference is given to those with significant management experience within the health sector, FACHE status, CAHME knowledge/experience, teaching experience, and ability to contribute to service in IHA, RCB, GSU, and the profession.

Applicants should have expertise which support the GSU/RCB strategic goal of becoming a national model demonstrating that students from all backgrounds can develop innovative solutions to problems that create value for their communities and society. Successful candidates will help oversee curricular offerings, interdisciplinary partnerships, and integration of curricular experiences primarily at the graduate level. The successful applicant will join a department of faculty and staff who are committed to innovative teaching; diverse, equitable, and inclusive excellence; and interdisciplinary collaboration.


Georgia State University is a major public research university, and a national leader in graduating students from widely diverse backgrounds. Centered in the historic financial hub of downtown Atlanta, the university provides more than 50,000 students, faculty and staff with unsurpassed connections to the city's business, government, nonprofit and cultural organizations. With more than 7,000 students and more than 200 faculty members, RCB is one of the largest and most diverse business schools in the country.  The Institute’s double degree MBA/MHA Program is CAHME-accredited, a full graduate member of AUPHA, and a participant in the Business School Alliance for Health Management (BAHM).  In addition to the MBA/MHA double degree program, the Institute faculty members collaborate with partners across the College and University to support research initiatives and academic programs in areas such as health information technology, health sector leadership, and health regulation and policy.


Applicants wishing to apply should register with (the registration is free) and upload electronically a letter of interest, and curriculum vitae. Please direct your questions to Aaron Baird, PhD, Search Committee Chair at  at the Institute of Health Administration, Robinson College of Business, POB 3988, Atlanta, Georgia, 30302-3988.  Application review will begin immediately but the position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

Funding for this position is contingent upon final approval by the university.

Georgia State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.