Open Searches for Faculty Positions
VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle and American Lake WA, and the University of Washington (UW) are seeking qualified applicants for the position of Director, VA NW Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence. The Director HSR&D is responsible for the administration of the VA Medical Center's nationally-renowned health services research program with an extensive portfolio of more than 70 research projects, 18 core investigators, a budget of over $14 million dollars, and a training program for both MD and PhD postdoctoral researchers
The Department of Health Services at the University of Washington seeks to fill 3 full-time (100% FTE) faculty positions at the Associate Professor or Professor level, either with tenure or without tenure by reason of funding (WOT). A Ph.D. in Health Economics, Health Services Research, Health Policy, or a related field is required. The ideal applicants will have a strong research track record in health economics with applications to a variety of public health and medical care issues. This should include a successful grant track record as leader or principal investigator of significant research projects. The applicant should have demonstrated experience teaching in an area relevant to health economics research and to general health economics issues. The successful candidate(s) will be expected to develop an internationally recognized research program and to participate in the teaching and service missions of the Department of Health Services.