JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

University of Minnesota

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Health Policy and Management
School of Public Health
Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111455031
Date Posted: 12/09/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I1 -- Health
Health Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota seeks candidates for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor in health economics.

Applicants must have a doctorate in economics or a closely-related field (e.g., health policy with a specialization in economics); strong methodological skills; strong written and oral English communication skills; ability to collaborate in a multi-disciplinary research department; and the potential for excellence in research, teaching. The ability to develop an independent and sustainable scholarly research program, teach in the classroom and mentor graduate students, and participate in outreach and service is required.

The Division has several active degree programs with a combined enrollment of over 300 students, including an MPH in Public Health Administration and Policy (PHAP) and an Executive PHAP, a Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) program and an Executive MHA, MS and PhD Programs, as well as an MPH in Public Health Informatics.

Experience and/or interest in teaching Principles of Healthcare Finance is desired.

Both new PhDs and those with several years of postgraduate experience are encouraged to apply.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Reference Instructions:
Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will have the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and include a Curriculum Vitae, a letter of intent including a statement of research interests and scholarly goals and how they fit with the University of Minnesota, and the names and addresses of three professional references.

Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing your "My Activities" page and uploading documents there.

The position is open until filled and review of applications begins immediately. Contact the Search Committee Chair Professor Jon Christianson ( with questions.