Oregon Health & Science University

Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) is pleased to announce that it is seeking two Administrative Fellow for July 2020. The one year administrative fellowship in beautiful Portland, Oregon, will provide a qualified candidate with the opportunity to explore the management and operation of OHSU Healthcare – Oregon’s only academic medical center. We’re also nationally distinguished as a research university dedicated solely to advancing health sciences. This allows us to focus on discoveries to prevent and cure disease, on education that prepares physicians, dentists, nurses and other health professionals for the evolving health care environment, and on patient care that incorporates the latest advances. We have more than 16,000 employees, operate the top-ranked adult and children’s hospitals in Oregon, and secure competitive research funding of more than $400 million. As a public organization, we also provide services for the most vulnerable Oregonians and outreach to improve health in communities across the state. Description Under the direction of the CEO Practice Plan and the COO of OHSU Health, the fellows will participate in high-level projects, management decision-making processes, and strategy development that span the adult hospital, adjacently located children’s hospital, and community clinics. Projects will be determined based on both the needs of the organization and the interests of the fellow, and are intended to help the fellow develop and refine important managerial competencies, including analytical, communication, interpersonal, and problem solving skills. As a result, the fellow will have ongoing interaction with the entire administrative team involving a broad range of operational issues.



Interested candidates should have completed a MHA/MBA/MS/MHSA/MPH or other health-related master’s program from an accredited (CAHME/AUPHA) graduate program by June 2020. Additionally, the prospective fellow should exhibit the following qualities and behaviors:

-Desire to be challenged at a high level
-Flexibility and ability to deal effectively with ambiguity
-Service and team oriented
-Excellent written and communication skills
-High level of energy, enthusiasm, and curiosity
-Interest in the management and operation of an academic medical center
-US Citizen


Application Prospective candidates should submit application materials through the National Administrative Fellowship Centralized Application Service (NAFCAS) by October 2, 2019.


Key Dates

-Application Deadline: October 2019
-Selection Announcement Date: November 2019
-Start Date: July 2020


Matthew Waldrop

Oregon Health & Science University
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road
Mail Code: CR 9-6
Portland, OR 97239
Phone: 503-494-1219 | Fax: 503-494-8020
Email: waldrop@ohsu.edu

NAHSE Baltimore Chapter 

The Baltimore Chapter is looking for talented students to take part in its 2019 Summer Internship Program. The 8-10 week internship program takes place annually and provides participants the opportunity to not only contribute to worthwhile projects, but also to develop professionally and personally.  This year, the internship program will take place June 3rd – August 9th, 2019 with the intern presentation, graduation and award ceremony occurring upon completion of the program in Baltimore, MD.  In past years, the NAHSE Baltimore Summer Internship Program has garnered the interest of undergraduate and graduate students studying various disciplines from all over the nation, and those that have completed the program have gone on to have great success in the healthcare field.


Please find the application, including additional information about NAHSE and the internship here or at www.nahsebaltimore.org.   Applications and all requested supporting documents must be received by March 15th, 2019 to be eligible for review.  For questions or concerns, please contact MopeninuJesu Oluyinka at moolu4@morgan.edu or KaShondra Smith at ksmit284@jhmi.edu.