at UAMS (University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Bentonville, Arkansas, United States

Job Description


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Position Type

Regular Full-Time


CPH Health Policy & Management

Post End Date






The COPH Health Policy & Management department seeks a faculty member to develop a public health informatics program and teach in our Masters and PhD programs.

The physical location of the position will be located on the UAMS Northwest Arkansas campus.

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving the health, health care, and well-being of Arkansans.


UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:

Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family

Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave

Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)

Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS

Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000

Career Training and Educational Opportunities

Merchant Discounts

Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy

Salary offered commensurate with experience.









The position includes teaching, research, and service to the college and university.









The ideal candidate will have a PhD in operations management or computer science and experience in conducting extramurally funded research in health care analytics or informatics. A minimum of a PhD degree from an accredited institution and 5 years of teaching experience is required for the position.

The candidate should have excellent written and oral communication skills with evidence of scholarly activity such as peer-reviewed funding from NIH, AHRQ, or other governmental agencies.






Physical Requirements



Stand: Occasionally

Sit: Occasionally

Walk: Occasionally

Bend, crawl, crouch, kneel, stoop, or reach overhead: Occasionally

Lift, push, pull, carry weight: 10 lbs or less

Use hands to touch, handle, or feel: Occasionally

Talk: Frequently

Hear: Occasionally

Taste or smell: Never

Read, concentrate, think analytically: Continuously

Physical Environment: Inside Classroom Setting, Inside Office Environment

Noise Level: Moderate

Visual Requirements: Not required

Hazards: None


UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is committed to excellence.  If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at (501) 686-6432 and let us know the nature of your request. We will only respond to messages left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

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Job Posting: 3089906

Posted On: Oct 14, 2021

Updated On: Oct 24, 2021