Faculty - All Ranks (tenured, tenure track)
The Department of Environmental Health Sciences of Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health seeks an applicant for a tenure track faculty position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor, beginning July 1, 2017. We seek scholars with a doctorate degree in Toxicology and are particularly, but not exclusively, interested in expertise in neurotoxicology. We are also interested in scientists working on the microbiome as it relates to environmentally-induced diseases. The successful candidate(s) will work and collaborate with investigators across the Columbia University Medical Center to develop a comprehensive research program in the areas referenced above, and she/he will play a substantial role in our MS, MPH and PhD educational programs as a teacher and mentor.
Minimum Degree Required:
Doctoral degree, terminal professional
Doctorate degree in toxicology, neurotoxicology, environmental health sciences, or other related discipline (PhD, ScD, DrPH or MD), with substantial post-doctoral training and experience in mechanisms of environmental disease, or cellular, molecular or in vivo models of human disease. A strong publication record, original and creative long-term research vision and demonstrated excellence in teaching and mentoring are required. A record of obtaining peer-reviewed funding for independent research is essential, as is a demonstrated success in working with multidisciplinary and multi-institutional teams. The department requires a strong teaching, research and publication record in addition to the ability to secure independent funding.
Excellent communication skills and collaborative skills.