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Healthcare Administration

Salem Academy and College, the oldest continuously operating educational institution for girls and women in the country by its founding date of 1772, invites applications for a full-time, open-rank faculty position in Healthcare Administration. The faculty member would join the chair of the Business Administration department in program and curriculum development.

About Salem Academy and College

Salem Academy and College is the oldest continuously operating educational institution for girls and women in the country by its founding date of 1772.  The institution is currently celebrating its 250th anniversary and is engaging in transformational change to innovate in women’s education. Salem Academy is a college preparatory school located on a diverse, active college campus focused on preparing young women for careers in STEAM. Salem College is the nation’s only liberal arts college dedicated to developing the next generation of women leaders in health. Salem Academy and College is located in Winston Salem, North Carolina, a vibrant college town known for arts and innovation.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership in creating undergraduate and graduate curricula that will facilitate Salem College’s Health Leadership transformation.
  • Teach a variety of undergraduate courses in the areas of public health, healthcare policy, health economics, healthcare finance, supply chain management, operations management, and health information management systems.
  • Lead curricular development of a Master of Healthcare Administration program.
  • Assist in recruitment of graduate students.
  • Pursue a scholarly agenda with publications; to participate actively in professional societies; and to be current in the broader fields of healthcare administration.
  • Support the Department of Business Administration in creating a vibrant center of student engagement.
  • Commitment to service to the Department and College.
  • Advising and mentoring students.
  • Assist in building community partnerships, engage in program assessment/accreditation processes, and create opportunities for student-faculty collaborative research/service opportunities.

Required Qualifications

  • Applicants must have earned a doctorate or appropriate terminal degree in healthcare administration or a related field. 
  • Healthcare industry experience (private sector or public sector) is also desired.
  • Ability to establish business and community partnerships.
  • Experience with curricular development is preferred.
  • Ability to establish business and community partnerships.
  • Ability to teach one or more of the following topics: health care organizations and systems, health care technology, management and leadership of health care organizations, health economics, health equity, or health policy.

Application Process

To apply, please send a letter of interest addressing your qualifications for the position along with a resume or curriculum vitae and three professional references to deanofcollege@salem.edu and hr@salem.edu. The letter of interest may be addressed to the “Search Committee.” The review of applications will begin immediately and will be ongoing until the position is filled with an excepted start in August of 2022.

 

Salem Academy and College is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, pregnancy, or any other characteristic protected by law.