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August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

Yale School of Public Health

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Tenure Track Assistant or Associate Professor Health Policy

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111454547
Date Posted: 10/27/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Tenure Track Assistant or Associate Professor Health Policy
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
JEL Classification: I1 -- Health
Health Policy
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Health Policy and Management Department at the Yale School of Public Health is seeking applications for a new tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in the area of health policy. We welcome applications from different disciplinary backgrounds including, but not limited to, political science, health economics, health policy, medical sociology, and health services research. We are particularly interested in individuals who are interested in conducting rigorous empirical research in health policy or health services, including studies of the policy-making process and policy implementation, as well as research examining the organization, financing, regulation, or quality of health care.

Candidates must have a doctoral degree by the start of appointment, a well-developed research plan, publications in peer-reviewed journals (or the potential to publish therein), and the ability to compete effectively for extramural funding. In addition, the selected candidate will be expected to teach and participate in training Masters-level and doctoral-level students.

Information about the Department and YSPH can be found at and, respectively. Information about Yale can be located at: As a member of the Yale community, the selected candidate will gain access to the many resources and opportunities available at Yale.

Applicants are encouraged to submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a research paper, and three letters of reference. Review of applications will commence on November 15, 2015, although applications received through December 1, 2015 will be given full consideration. Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered, although more senior faculty may request sending letters of recommendation later in the process. Please apply on-line at:

Yale University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Yale values diversity in its faculty, students, and staff and especially encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minority scholars.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 12/01/2015