The Rural Health Research Institute (RHRI) at Georgia Southern University, is an interdisciplinary hub of research focusing on rural health issues spanning the health spectrum (physical health, mental health, and prevention). The Rural Health Research Institute connects faculty from diverse backgrounds, representing dozens of fields and research areas. The RHRI’s federal grant portfolio includes numerous projects funded by NIH, HRSA, and CNCS that focus on diverse aspects of health promotion and disparities elimination in rural areas. Please explore our site to learn more about our initiatives. Please contact us with any questions or opportunities for collaborative research or outreach – we are always looking to partner with new individuals and organizations to improve health among the 20% of U.S. residents in rural areas.
The Rural Health Research Institute seeks a dynamic leader in the field of Public Health and Rural Health to serve as its next Executive Director. The RHRI fills a unique role in the health disparities research arena, representing the broad spectrum cross-disciplinary research and outreach in rural health. Since its creation in 2011, the RHRI has been an effective Institute for public health research with an impressive record of achievement. For more information on this opportunity, please contact at Dr. Charles Patterson, Vice President for Research & Economic Development at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rural Health Research Institute
Georgia Southern University
P.O. Box 8028
Statesboro, GA 30460
Phone: (912) 478-7254
Fax: (912) 478-8649 email@example.com