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The positions listed below are currently open to application. Specific questions about the positions can be directed to VUMC Human Resources or Christine Whitmore, PhD, who can be reached at


Health Policy Analyst III - 1905185


Faculty Openings

The Department of Health Policy at Vanderbilt University’s School of Medicine is conducting an open-rank search for assistant, associate or full professors with expertise in health policy.

Applicants must possess:

• PhD in health policy, health services research, economics, epidemiology, statistics, public policy, public health, or a closely related field; and

• Evidence of or potential to attract external funding for their research.

• Candidates with advanced clinical training (MD, PharmD, or other clinical degree) and extensive research experience may also apply but are encouraged to reach out to the search committee in advance.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Please contact Suzanne Alexander at for more information and specific application requirements.

A complete position description can be found here


Post-doctoral fellowships


The Department of Health Policy supports post-doctoral candidates on a discretionary basis as funding and opportunities become available.


Currently, the Department collaborates in the support and mentoring of a post-doctoral fellow through Vanderbilt University’s Data Science Institute. Postdoctoral fellows must apply, including a written letter of support in writing and apply through DSI. More information on DSI postdoctoral fellowships through VU can be found here.


Specific questions about postdoctoral fellowships in the Department of Health Policy can be directed to Christine Whitmore, PhD, at


VUMC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Please contact for more information.