Assistant Professor of Health Information Management & Program Director

Position ID: 38498
Dalton State College
School of Health Professions
Health Information/Nursing
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor, Program Director
Job Description: 


The HIM director must be a Registered Health Information Administrator with a minimum of a Master’s Degree or higher required in Health Informatics, Education, Health Care or other related field. 

Teaching experience is preferred. Excellent spoken/written English communication skills and a commitment to teaching and service excellence.  The position includes teaching responsibilities in BS Health Information Management, student advisement, student recruitment activities, planning/assessing courses and programs, the organization, administration, periodic review, continued development of the program and curriculum, providing service to the college/community, professional development, and other responsibilities assigned by the chair.

Application Procedure:

A complete application must include 1) letter of interest specifically addressing the requirements of the position, 2) current resume/CV, 3) three current letters of reference, 4) a statement of teaching philosophy, and 5) transcripts of all college work. 

Materials should be mailed or e-mailed to Dr. Susan D. West, Chair of the Department of Allied Health, Dalton State College, 650 College Drive, Dalton, GA 30720.  Direct questions to 706-272-2605 or  Position is available August 2018. 

Review of applications will begin March 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Interviews will be scheduled after review of materials.  Applicant interviews will include a teaching demonstration of a topic appropriate for undergraduate HIM students. Dalton State College is a tobacco free workplace. University System of Georgia policy requires a background check to be processed for any candidate to whom an offer of employment is made. EEO/AA

Contract Period: 
12 months
CIP Discipline Code: 
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
Medical &/or Health Informatics
Nursing Science
Nursing, Pre-Nursing Studies
Nursing/Registered Nurse
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
Contact hiring institution for further details.
Position Starting Date: 
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Recruitment Data
Search Chair: 
Susan West
Vacancy Status: 

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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
119 Holmes-Hunter Academic Building
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822


Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Sheila C England, System Coordinator