Open Rank Faculty Position
School of Public Health
Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
The Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the Rutgers School of Public Health is seeking exceptional applicants for an open rank, tenure track faculty position, with expertise in epidemiological methods. We are open to candidates with a wide range of scholarly expertise that would complement or enhance our current department strengths, including but not limited to: cancer, social determents of health, health disparities, violence prevention, environment/climate change, LGBTQ health; occupational health, immigration/migration; nutrition; or, sexual and reproductive health. We seek an individual with an established, extramurally funded research program informed by observational studies, clinical trials, implementation science, and through the application of innovative methodologies and approaches. Candidates should be motivated to understand and improve public health and population wellbeing through scholarship, service, mentorship, and translation. The successful candidate will also contribute actively to our teaching mission using modern pedagogical techniques, engage in creative curriculum development, and mentor MPH and doctoral students. An interest in collaborating in the development of training programs is also desirable. An attractive recruitment package will include a competitive salary and start-up funds.
Successful applicants will have a doctoral degree or equivalent, a demonstrated record of scholarship appropriate to rank, with an established research program supported by extramural federal funding with a demonstrated ability to maintain a funded epidemiological research program, track record of scholarship, including publications, and a demonstrated excellence in teaching and mentoring.
Under the leadership of the new Dean, Perry N. Halkitis, The Rutgers School of Public Health is undergoing dynamic and transformative growth, including the addition of multiple faculty members this year. The Rutgers School of Public Health is devoted to employing an innovative, interdisciplinary model, which aims to improve health locally, domestically and worldwide through a unique blend of public health research, practice, and education.
The CEPH-accredited Rutgers School of Public Health offers multiple master and doctoral degrees, dual-degree, certificate, and articulated BA/BS-MPH degree programs. Applicants will find a wide range of collaborative experts within the School (sph.rutgers.edu) and Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS; rbhs.rutgers.edu), including the Cancer Institute of New Jersey (cinj.org), the Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research (ihhcpar.rutgers.edu), and the Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute (eohsi.rutgers.edu). Rutgers is a leading national research university and New Jersey’s preeminent public institution of higher education. Chartered in 1776 as Queen’s College, it is the eighth oldest higher education institution in the United States and a member of the AAU, the Big Ten and the CIC. Rutgers is comprised of Rutgers University-New Brunswick, Rutgers University-Newark, Rutgers University-Camden, and arching over all three locations, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences. Rutgers is located at the center of the Boston to Washington, DC corridor, with access to New York, Philadelphia, and the Atlantic Ocean beaches within an hour.
Applications will be received and reviewed until the position is filled.
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