Assistant or Associate Professor of Health Services Administration

California State University - Chico
California, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Sep 30, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Health & Medicine, Other Health & Medicine, Professional Fields, Public Administration & Policy, Administrative, Student Affairs, Health Services
Employment Type
Full Time
Recruitment Details

Recruitment Number FA0228 Posting Period
Initial Review Date: November 1, 2021. Complete applications received after that date may be considered.

All applicants must apply online. Applications submitted via email or in-person to the department will not be considered.

Working Title Assistant or Associate Professor of Health Services Administration Class Title Instructional Faculty Level/Range/Grade 3 Salary Range (From $ to $) Salary commensurate with education and experience. Department Public Health & Health Services Administration Number of Positions 1 FLSA Code Exempt Status Tenure-Track Full-time/part-time (if part-time, indicate time base) Full time Shift Varies Pay Plan Academic Year CBU/MOU R03 - CFA Faculty Quick Link
Position Information
Responsibilities: This 10-month tenure-track position begins August 16, 2022 and carries responsibilities in undergraduate teaching and advising. The ideal candidate will be able to teach at least three of the following courses: Management Principles in Health Services; Healthcare Delivery System; Public Health Policy and Systems; Management of Healthcare Organizations; Health Care Policy and Politics; Financial Management of Healthcare Organizations; Health Services Administration Capstone; Health Equity or Community Health. The Assistant/Associate Professor position also requires scholarship (dissemination, grants, etc.), and service to the department, college, university, and community. Teaching assignments are based upon qualifications of the individual and the needs of the department. Minimum Education and Experience

Minimum Qualifications
The minimum education requirement for appointment to this position is a terminal degree in health services administration, organizational/industrial psychology and/or health policy. Any of the following degrees with an emphasis in health services administration: PhD, Doctorate in Health Administration ( DHA ), Doctorate in Public Administration ( DPA ), Doctorate in Business Administration ( DBA ), a Doctorate in Public Health (DrPh) or a Juris Doctor (JD). Candidates nearing completion of the terminal degree may be considered; however, all requirements for conferral of the degree must be met no later than August 17, 2022. The successful candidate should provide evidence of their commitment to or experience promoting and fostering a learning environment that is supportive of individuals from diverse backgrounds. Candidates must demonstrate potential for excellence in undergraduate teaching with experience and interest in interactive instructional technologies, and have potential for research and grant writing. Additional Requirements and Responsibilities for this position
MANDATORY VACCINATIONS : OAPL FORM 3 Effective September 30, 2021, the CSU will require faculty, staff, and students who are accessing campus facilities to be immunized against COVID -19 or have received a medical or religious exemption. Selected candidates should be prepared to comply with this requirement. The systemwide policy can be found at Questions can be sent to: Recruitment Preferences
Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to applicants with work experience in health services administration and/or health policy. Collegiality and the ability to collaborate within and across disciplines is highly valued. Contact & Special Recruitment Information
Job-related questions should be directed to:
Dr. Stan Salinas,
Search Committee Chair Department of Public Health & Health Services Administration
California State University, Chico
Chico, CA 95929-0505 Email Benefits
CSU, Chico offers benefits (e.g., sick leave, health, dental and vision insurance). CSU, Chico offers a defined benefit retirement plan through the California Public Employee Retirement System (CalPERS). (see retirement plan benefits ;

This position qualifies for benefits including tuition fee waiver (if eligible). Benefits Information
CSU, Chico offers a number of benefits to its employees (e.g., sick leave, vacation, health insurance). Eligibility for standard CSU benefits is based on an appointment of half-time or more for a period exceeding six months. Employees appointed less than half-time or less than six months are not eligible for standard CSU benefits but do receive prorated sick leave and vacation.

Eligibility for Affordable Care Act ( ACA ) benefits is based on an appointment of at least three-quarter time, hired to work a minimum of 130 hours per month over the course of the appointment or works an average of 130 hours or more per month during the measurement period. The ACA guidelines provide for health coverage or FlexCash only. ACA does not provide dental or vision plan coverage. About the University, Hiring Department and Community
The Department: The Department of Public Health and Health Services Administration provides our students with a multi-disciplinary, competency and service-based curriculum to work effectively in health organizations, healthcare financing, and delivery systems, and diverse communities. There are currently almost 400 majors working toward a bachelor degree in one of our two options: Public Health or Health Services Administration. The Health Services Administration degree is fully certified by AUPHA . The department also offers minors in Health Promotion and Health Services Administration. For more information please see our website:

The University: California State University, Chico is a fully accredited, state- supported member of a 23- campus CSU system. The university is a residential campus serving a diverse student body of approximately 17,000.

Founded in 1887, CSU, Chico offers undergraduate and graduate programs in the Colleges of Behavioral and Social Sciences; Communication and Education; Computer Science, Engineering and Construction Management; Humanities and Fine Arts; Natural Sciences; Business; and, Agriculture.

As a comprehensive university serving Northern California and other regions nationally and internationally, our first priority is the education of our students. We are committed to assisting students in their search for knowledge and understanding and to prepare them with the attitudes, skills and habits of lifelong learning in order to assume responsibility in a democratic community and global society.

The Community: With a population of nearly 110,000, Chico is located in the Sacramento Valley near the foothills of the Sierra Nevada range . It is 180 miles northeast of San Francisco and 90 miles north of Sacramento and offers a reasonable cost of living compared to metropolitan areas.

Chico retains the charm of a small town while offering medical services, excellent public and private schools, and many cultural and recreational activities. The city’s Bidwell Park, one of the largest municipal parks, extends from the city center along a creek deep into the foothills and surrounding canyons

Open Date 09/30/2021 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Supplemental Information

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Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Professional References (3)
  3. Cover Letter including how you have addressed, or plan to address teaching to diverse student groups
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