The Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine (OUWB) is seeking applicants for a tenure-track Associate Professor position in the newly formed Population Health Informatics program. The candidate must have a strong track record in research (with external funding) and teaching experience at the graduate level. The academic training and research focus areas are open and may range across disciplines such as epidemiology, health systems research, healthcare economy, health informatics, clinical decision support, and/or data science. The candidate will be expected to maintain a strong research program while contributing to graduate and medical school curriculum and instruction. In addition, the candidate will be expected to work with a diverse, interdisciplinary team of researchers and clinicians at OUWB and Beaumont Health to develop and implement innovative solutions in line with the Triple of Aim of improving patient experience and health outcomes while reducing cost. Beaumont Health encompasses 9 hospitals and 145 outpatient sites across the Detroit area, and serves nearly 2 million patients.
General Responsibilities: 1. Maintain a competitive, externally funded research program. 2. Contribute to the development and assessment of graduate programs in Population Health and Population Health Informatics. 3. Instruct courses (core and electives) to support the curriculum for Population Health and Population Health Informatics graduate degrees. 4. Assist, evaluate, advise and mentor both graduate and medical students regarding research and curricular matters. 5. Perform administrative duties as assigned.
In addition candidates must have: A. Demonstrated commitment to advancing a culture and climate of diversity and inclusion, and serving a diverse population. B. Experience in graduate course development. C. Experience working with clinical data
A PhD and/or MD/DO with a minimum of 5 years of faculty experience and graduate training
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Please upload a cover letter, detailed curriculum vitae, copy of your transcripts, and a diversity statement that describes your interest or efforts in furthering diversity and inclusion. Please complete the Professional References section of the application for three references. A system-generated link will be provided through which references can submit letters.
Review of applications will begin November 15, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Inquiries should be addressed to Ramin Homayouni PhD, Search Committee Chair, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internal Number: 17928
About Oakland University
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.