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Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Kansas Medical Center

Location: Kansas City, Kansas
Work Setting: Educational Institution
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Clinical Assistant Professor

SHP Health Information Management (HIM)
Health Information Management

Position Title:
Clinical Assistant Professor

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Job Description Summary:
The Clinical Assistant Professor teaches on campus and online courses offered by the Department of Health Information Management (HIM) to undergraduate students in the Bachelor of Science degree program offered through the KU School of Health Professions Department of HIM. The selected candidate will focus primarily on teaching but is also expected to provide service and scholarly contributions to the department, school, and university. Courses assigned may include HIM courses related to introduction to HIM, legal aspects of HIM, and quality and performance improvement in healthcare, etc., as examples. Academic rank, salary, and tenure/non-tenure status are dependent on the education and experience of the selected candidate.

Job Description:

Required Qualifications:

• Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) or Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) credential
• Master’s degree in a related discipline such as HIM, informatics, business, healthcare administration, education, or similar

Preferred Qualifications:

• Doctoral degree
• Prior higher education experience, including on campus and online teaching as well as participating in curriculum development
• Prior experience in areas of HIM practice requiring advanced knowledge of clinical concepts such as clinical documentation improvement, quality improvement, or coding
• Familiarity with online course technologies such as learning management systems and lecture capture systems
• Evidence of previous scholarship such as article publication and/or research
• Evidence of professional service to the HIM profession such as volunteerism with the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), component state associations of AHIMA, or other relevant professional associations

Job Duties:

Description of Job Duty Teach undergraduate courses

Develop, revise, and teach undergraduate HIM courses, to include on campus and online sections of courses. Supplement course delivery with timely insight into industry expectations and norms.

Description of Job Duty Conduct unbiased evaluation of students

Conduct consistent assessment of student learning and rely on tools such as rubrics for objective scoring.

Description of Job Duty Be a professional role model

Provide mentoring to students and consistently engage with students through appropriate and timely communication. Demonstrate professionalism always.

Description of Job Duty Conduct scholarly activities

Provide presentations to professional associations, publish peer and non-peer reviewed manuscripts, and collaborate with others on such activities.

Description of Job Duty Provide service to the Department, School, and/or University

Participate in committee work in the Department of HIM, KU School of Health Professions, and/or University of Kansas Medical Center.

Description of Job Duty Provide service to the HIM profession

Participate in volunteer and/or elected roles within AHIMA, AHIMA CSA’s, or other relevant professional associations.

Required Documents:

• Resume/CV
• Cover Letter

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Time Type:
Full time

Application Instructions:

To learn more and apply online, please visit or go to and search for position number JR003280.

Applications must be submitted directly through the KU Medical Center website to be considered for this position. Any applications submitted via email or this website will NOT be reviewed or considered.

About KU Medical Center:

The University of Kansas Medical Center’s mission is to educate exceptional health care professionals through a full range of undergraduate, graduate, professional, postdoctoral and continuing education programs in the schools of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions. KU Medical Center also advances the health sciences through world-class research programs; provides compassionate and state-of-the-art patient care in an academic medical center environment; and works with communities in every Kansas county to improve the health of Kansans. Learn more at


KUMC offers a range of great benefits that support employees and eligible family members. Our health insurance benefits begin on hire date and KUMC offers other exciting benefits such as paid parental leave, generous employer retirement contributions and other resources to improve health and well-being. For more information, please visit

Can you also include the following EEO statement on all of our advertising locations: KU is an EO/AAE. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, genetic information or protected Veteran status.

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Posted: February 1, 2023 at 5:49 PM
Post ID: 75400

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