Job Posting

Program Chair, Doctor of Healthcare Administration

Position Type:

  • Full Time
  • Faculty


  • Hybrid

Franklin University invites applicants for a full-time, year-round position of Program Chair, Doctor of Healthcare Administration This individual will oversee the Doctor of Healthcare Administration Program. Franklin University is a private, independent, accredited, not-for-profit University located in Columbus, Ohio. Candidates will work an onsite hybrid schedule, but consideration will be given to candidates who work remotely with a commitment to be onsite as needed. 

The faculty position will work closely with the Dean, Program Chairs for the other doctorates we offer, and the members of the Office of Research, Scholarship and Writing in an environment focused on teaching working adults.
Responsibilities will include program oversight/direction, course development, academic quality, assessment activities, oversight of teaching, providing leadership to adjunct faculty, mentoring doctoral learners and dissertation committee management, service on university committees, leadership in the professional community, as well as programmatic, divisional, and university requirements as needed.

The position requires a Doctorate in a Healthcare related discipline such as healthcare administration, public health, health informatics, health sciences or a closely related field of study.   Prior program management at the graduate or doctoral academic level is required. Faculty must work effectively with students, staff, and other faculty, both adjunct and fulltime.

About Franklin University

Founded in 1902, Franklin University has built its reputation on removing barriers to higher education for ambitious adults who must balance their educational goals with other commitments. Accredited and nonprofit, Franklin has earned its long-standing reputation as an innovator in online education. The University offers applied, in-demand undergraduate, master’s and doctorate programs that enable adult learners to achieve their educational and professional goals. From entrepreneurs to CEOs, more than 50,000 Franklin alumni can be found around the world contributing to the communities in which they live and work.

Franklin offers a competitive benefits package, incentive program and free parking. In addition, Franklin provides free undergraduate tuition for employees and immediate family members, graduate tuition assistance for full-time employees and immediate family members, and a discount on doctoral tuition for employees.

Franklin University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Franklin does not discriminate on the basis of age, religion, race, ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, immigration status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or familial status, disability, or veteran or military status.