The Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health was formally created in 2012 and was named in recognition of a transformative gift by the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation. With strong connections to the IU School of Medicine and other health science schools on the IUPUI campus, the School of Public Health is poised to be a catalyst to help build a collaborative approach to improved public health in Indiana. The School of Public Health currently serves more than 600 students, employs over 20 full-time staff and is home to over 50 full-time faculty within the departments of Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Health Policy and Management, Environmental Health, and Biostatistics. To find out more about the school visit: pbhealth.iupui.edu/.
The Center for Public Health Practice (CPHP) supports excellence in public health practice. Under the leadership of the Director, the center and its staff will plan and implement initiatives and strategies that grow a program of public health practice within the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health. The Director works in close coordination with the Associate Dean for Public Health Practice and serves as school representative and liaison with public health professional organizations, state and local governmental agencies and other community groups focused on public health. The Director will be responsible for the Center's activities, including strategic direction of the Center, supervision of staff, engagement with internal and external partners, and continued implementation of ongoing initiatives.
REQUIRED: Master's degree and three years of experience in the last five years with evidence of progression in assigned responsibilities. Administrative experience in public health or a closely related field, including two years' experience leading a program and supervising staff with experience in strategic planning, grant writing and management.
Possess strong interpersonal skills. Be highly motivated and results-oriented. Work well independently and as part of a team.
Master’s Public Health. Experience working with state and local health departments.
Working Conditions/Physical Demands:
This position requires extensive telephone communication and computer use. It also requires coordinating conferences and community event, transporting work-related material weighing up to 30 pounds, setting up display tables, and meeting with community partners. The person in this position must be able to perform the essential functions of the work with or without an accommodation.
Salary Plan: PAE
Salary Grade: 3PR
Campus: IUPUI - Indianapolis
Department: PUBLIC HEALTH DEAN'S OFFICE (IN-DPHA-IUINA)
Internal Number: 72996
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.