University of Notre Dame — Faculty Position in Global Health Economics

Faculty Position in Global Health Economics

Location: Notre Dame, IN
Open Date: Jun 11, 2021
Deadline: Sep 30, 2021 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

Description:The University of Notre Dame's Keough School of Global Affairs in collaboration with the University's Eck Institute for Global Health (EIGH) is seeking a faculty member for a tenure track position in global health economics whose research and teaching interests focus on the economic analysis of health policies and programs in developing countries.

Applicants at the assistant, associate or full professor level will be considered, with a preference for candidates with at least two years of post-doctoral experience. Applicants must have an advanced degree in economics or equivalent training in a health policy program.

This faculty search is inspired by the need to enhance and expand Notre Dame's research and teaching in the area of global health economics. Since the Keough School and EIGH seek to reduce global health disparities, applicants should have a strong emphasis in their research and teaching on these issues. While demonstrating excellence in research and teaching is critical to be considered for the position, scholars with direct experience working in health policy and program analysis with international organizations, governments or non-governmental organizations are encouraged to apply. Applicants should also have a strong interest in interdisciplinary cooperation.

The successful hire will be based in the Keough School ( with an EIGH affiliation. The Keough School advances integral human development through research, policy and practice; transformative educational programs; and partnerships for global engagement. It promotes interdisciplinary research on critical issues in global affairs, offers a master's degrees well as undergraduate and doctoral programs.

EIGH ( serves as a university-wide enterprise that recognizes health as a fundamental human right and works to promote research, training, and service to advance health standards and reduce health disparities. It brings together multidisciplinary teams to understand and address health challenges that disproportionately affect the poor in developing countries and to train the next generation of global health leaders. EIGH offers a master's degree and provides support for doctoral students, post-doctoral fellowships, and undergraduate programs.


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This appointment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Applicants will be asked to identify all felony convictions and/or pending felony charges. Felony convictions do not automatically bar an individual from employment. Each case will be examined separately to determine the appropriateness of employment in the particular position. Failure to be forthcoming or dishonesty with respect to felony disclosures can result in the disqualification of a candidate. The full procedure can be viewed at

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