Faculty Positions

The Department of Health Care Management of the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, is seeking applicants for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position at any rank (Full, Associate, or Assistant Professor). Applicants in health care management and economics will be considered; a research focus on the pharmaceutical/biotechnology sectors is of particular interest. Successful candidates must have an outstanding research record and potential, as well as strong interest and competence in teaching. Applicants must have a Ph.D. (or expect completion no later than June 30, 2017) from an accredited institution.  The appointment is expected to begin July 1, 2016.

Interested individuals should submit the following materials at:

  • A cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Job Market Paper and/or Selected Publications

Candidates should also include contact information for three references who will be asked to submit letters of recommendation. 

The deadline for applications is January 31, 2016.

The search committee is chaired by Scott Harrington, Chair, Department of Health Care Management,The Wharton School.

The University of Pennsylvania is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristicprotected by law.


Practice Professor of Health Care Management

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania seeks to appoint to its Practice Professor track a full-time faculty member to teach courses in the Department of Health Care Management. The appointment is renewable. Practical experience is essential. Teaching experience and a PhD degree from an accredited institution are both required. Note that practice faculty are not eligible for tenure.

Position to begin no later than August 1, 2016. Applications should be received by February 16, 2016. To apply, send a letter expressing interest and general qualifications, curriculum vitae, and names of three references to:


The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorites/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.