JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021
University of Louisville
Position Title/Short Description
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Louisville, Kentucky, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I1 -- Health
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The University of Louisville School of Public Health & Information Sciences seeks candidates for a full-time tenure-eligible junior faculty position at the assistant professor-level with appointment in the Department of Health Management and Systems Sciences (HMSS). This individual will build HMSS capacity in health services research, population health research, or applied health economics. The candidate hired will maintain a faculty appointment in HMSS, providing teaching and service for the department’s graduate-level programs (MSHA, MPH-Health Policy, and
The applicant should be able to teach various courses in economics and quantitative methodology. Experience with labor and/or behavioral economics is preferred, but not required. The ideal candidate should be able to show the potential for a strong research record in health services research, applied health economics, health policy, comparative effectiveness research, or a related area.
The hired candidate will play an active role in the research activities of the Commonwealth Institute of Kentucky and the National Science Foundation’s University of Louisville Center for Health Organization Transformation.
A cover letter detailing the candidate’s research interests, teaching, and other relevant experience, curriculum vitae, and three reference letters are required to be submitted in the online application. Access the application link for more details.