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Tenure-Track Faculty Positions at Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor

Department of Health Systems, Management & Policy

Colorado School of Public Health

University of Colorado | Anschutz Medical Campus


Colorado and the Rocky Mountain Region provide an exceedingly rich and rewarding environment for studying innovations in health policy and health system transformation, and for educating the next generation of health system scholars and leaders.  We invite both new and established scholars to explore this unique opportunity for taking your academic career to new heights.


The Department of Health Systems, Management and Policy invites applications for one or more tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor. We seek candidates with deep expertise in health policy, health economics, and/or health services research who will advance scientific knowledge about strategies for improving health system performance, eliminating health inequities, and constraining healthcare costs. Expertise in economic evaluation methods including cost-effectiveness analysis is desired for at least one of the faculty positions.  Other relevant areas of expertise include value-based care models, healthcare data science, health system organization and delivery science, Medicaid and Medicare policy innovations, and tobacco/cannabis policy research.


The Department supports a multidisciplinary collection of research-intensive faculty members and offers graduate education through M.P.H., M.S. and Ph.D. programs in health services research as well as a Ph.D. program in health economics offered with the Department of Economics. Faculty enjoy rich opportunities for collaboration with numerous academic and clinical units affiliated with the $4 billion state of the art Anschutz Medical Campus, including University of Colorado Hospital, the NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center, the Adult and Child Consortium for Health Outcomes Research and Delivery Science (ACCORDS), Children’s Hospital Colorado, the VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System, and the Farley Center for Health Policy.  Beyond campus, faculty collaborate with innovative healthcare systems and government agencies regionally and nationally, utilizing a robust data environment that includes a campus-wide clinical data warehouse, regional electronic health data networks, a statewide all-payor claims database, and access to restricted federal data sources. The Colorado School of Public Health is the only accredited school of public health in the Rocky Mountain region, operating as a partnership of the University of Colorado, Colorado State University, and University of Northern Colorado.


The successful candidate(s) will conduct rigorous, externally funded research that contributes to the department’s mission of health systems improvement, and will teach, advise, and mentor students in one or more of the department’s graduate degree programs.  Applicants should have an existing record of peer-reviewed research publications related to health systems and/or health policy, along with evidence of success or ability in obtaining extramural research funding.  Applicants also should have strong potential for success in graduate-level teaching and student advising.


For information on how to apply, visit the website: .

Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled, but applicants are encouraged to submit their materials by December 1, 2019 for full consideration.  For more information contact Richard Lindrooth, PhD, search committee chair, at