Join the Armstrong Institute Team

The Armstrong Institute's goal is to eliminate preventable harm to patients and to achieve the best patient outcomes at the lowest cost possible, and then to share knowledge of how to achieve this goal with the world. We oversee, coordinate and support patient safety and healthcare improvement efforts across Johns Hopkins' integrated health care system.  

  • Join the Armstrong Faculty

    The institute has four types of faculty appointments for those with academic appointments: principal faculty, core faculty, affiliate faculty and visiting faculty.

  • Employment Opportunities

    See available staff positions available within the Armstrong Institute such as those in clinical operations or research assistance

Armstrong Institute Faculty

Faculty members with appointments in the Armstrong Institute take part in a thriving, diverse community of safety and quality investigators who share their passion for reducing preventable harm, enhancing outcomes for all patients and reducing waste in health care. Faculty are able to tap into the expertise of their colleagues, as well as other core resources of the institute, to advance their scholarly work, find partners for collaboration and obtain research funding.

The institute has four types of faculty appointments: principal faculty, core faculty, affiliate faculty and visiting faculty. Faculty may take on a number of roles, including:

  • Advising on quality and safety projects within the Johns Hopkins Health System
  • Participating in grants and contracts with other faculty members
  • Contributing to program development
  • Directing or teaching institute-sponsored courses

To learn about the requirements, responsibilities and privileges associated with faculty appointments within the Armstrong Institute and to learn about the process for obtaining an appointment, please review these documents:

The application process begins with the completion of an online application form.

Please e-mail us with any questions.

Faculty/Fellowship opportunities

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Human Factors, JHU Req#86203


Employment Opportunities

JHHS/JHH requisitions can be found by visiting the Johns Hopkins Medicine employment site.

External applicants can access the JHU Jobs page at