The Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, seeks scholars for faculty appointments at all academic ranks, in tenure-track and research-track positions, and in all areas of research. Candidates for senior positions should have a strong record of scholarship, extramural funding as a principal investigator, and evidence of excellence in teaching. Candidates for tenure-track positions must demonstrate the potential to become independent investigators and graduate-level teachers. At all levels, candidates with strong methodological background will be preferred.
The Department of Epidemiology consists of 38 primary faculty with a wide range of research interests; an additional 55 joint faculty members hold primary appointments in other departments (e.g., Environmental and Occupational Health, Global Health, Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Medicine) and 84 adjunct faculty, many affiliated with the neighboring Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the American Cancer Society. Departmental faculty hold >$42 million in yearly extramural research funding. The Department houses several research centers including the state Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) Program, the Center for Public Health Preparedness and Research, the Women’s and Children’s Center, the Center for Spina Bifida Research, Prevention, and Policy, the Emory Program in Cardiovascular Outcomes Research and Epidemiology (EPICORE), and the PRISM Health (Programs, Research and Innovation for Sexual and Minority Health) Research Group. The Department offers the MPH, MSPH and Ph.D. degrees and collaborates in offering a Masters of Science in Clinical Research degree for biomedical investigators.
The Rollins School of Public Health (RSPH) is currently ranked 5th nationally among schools of public health by the US News and World Report. In 2010, the school more than doubled its physical size with the opening of a second adjacent building with state-of-the-art teaching and laboratory facilities. The construction of a third RSPH building will begin in early 2020. The campus is adjacent to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The School is part of the Robert W. Woodruff Health Sciences Center, which also includes the Emory Schools of Medicine and Nursing, the Emory Global Health Institute, the Winship Cancer Institute, and Emory Healthcare. RSPH enjoys the benefits of its location in Atlanta, a vibrant, welcoming, and dynamic city, a global hub, and home to a diverse and growing population.
Applicants must apply through the Emory Careers Website for requisition 44820 https://faculty-emory.icims.com/jobs/44820/faculty-position---open-rank-open-track%2c-rollins-school-of-public-health-%28epidemiology%29/job (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor) and should also send a letter indicating their interest accompanied by a curriculum vitae to: Alvaro Alonso, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, N.E., Atlanta, GA 30322 USA, by email c/o Diane Johnson-Alexander, firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include Job Vacancy #44820 in your cover letter and indicate the rank and track for which you wish to be considered: Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor; tenure- or research-track. Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Multiple appointments are anticipated. Starting dates are negotiable. Applications will be considered confidential and references will not be contacted without the permission of applicants. You may visit our website at: https://www.sph.emory.edu/departments/epi/index.html
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