The School of Public Health invites applications for a tenure/tenure track faculty position at the rank of Associate or Full Professor in Epidemiology. The successful applicant will be expected to develop and sustain an extramurally funded research program, contribute to the teaching mission, and mentor MPH and doctoral students, and actively engage with the communities we serve, directed by the following mission: To advance health and well-being and prevent disease throughout New Jersey, the United States, and the world, by preparing students as public health leaders, scholars, and practitioners; conducting public health research and scholarship; engaging collaboratively with communities and populations; and actively advocating for policies, programs, and services through the lens of equity and social justice.
The ideal candidate will enhance our epidemiological core and complement or deepen our current department strengths, including but not limited to Chronic and Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Clinical Epidemiology, Nutrition Epidemiology, Social Epidemiology, and Modern Epidemiological Methods that advance health equity.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Qualified candidate should have a PhD or equivalent in epidemiology or a related discipline, a demonstrated record of significant extramurally funded research, high quality teaching and mentorship, and a commitment to community engagement, diversity, inclusion and social justice.
Posting Number: 21FA0282
Location: Piscataway (RBHS)
Internal Number: 128270
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