Seeking program director

Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia seeks a leader and educator for its academic and professional programming in health policy

Program Director, Health Policy—Jefferson School of Population Health—Thomas Jefferson University

Jefferson School of Population Health, one of six schools of Thomas Jefferson University, a major academic health center located in Philadelphia, PA, is seeking a leader and educator for its academic and professional programming in health policy.

This full-time faculty position oversees curricular and instructional integrity and quality of the School’s Master of Science in Health Policy degree program, an online program offered to a national and international audience. The position is also responsible for program promotion and student recruitment; supervision and recruitment of full-time and adjunct faculty who teach in the program; conducting research in health policy; and oversight of content and delivery for professional (non-credit) offerings in health policy.

The successful candidate is expected to teach courses in the academic program and to supervise and mentor students’ Capstone research projects; to engage in research in health policy and health services; as well as participate in the School’s efforts to promote continuing professional education in this area.

The ideal candidate will have a doctoral level degree with credentials and/or experience in public health or a related field, experience in academic curriculum design and leadership, teaching, research, and practical experience in health policy. The Program Director will serve the School and University as the major interpreter of and spokesperson for national and international trends related to this highly important fi eld of study and practice.

For more information, contact:

David Gorstein, MD
Managing Director
Health Innovations
Telephone: (843) 388-7901