Associate Professor or Professor

Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Mar 12, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


I. RECRUITMENT PLAN

Posting Number: F001033 Academic Title: Associate Professor or Professor Rank: Administrative Title: Discipline Public Health Specialty: Contract Type: With Tenure, Tenure Track Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search Proposed Start Date: 07/01/0017 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Position Description Summary:

The George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health seeks faculty members to join in the expansion of vibrant, interdisciplinary research and training programs in the laboratory sciences. We have three tenure-track or tenured faculty positions open at the associate or full professor levels and we seek applicants in areas of public health laboratory sciences including nutrition sciences, molecular and system physiology, epidemiology, health informatics, toxicology and exposure sciences, immunology and infectious diseases, genetics and genomics, microbiology, virology, epigenetics, engineering and systems biology. Successful candidates will be appointed in one of six academic departments within the School (Environmental and Occupational Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Global Health, Health Policy and Management, or Prevention and Community Health). Appointment and rank will be commensurate with experience. In addition to the expansive laboratory space on campus, many opportunities exist to establish partnerships with university-wide laboratory science initiatives in areas such as computational biology and genomics and with research centers of excellence at GW and in the Washington DC area, including GW's Virginia Science and Technology Campus, the GW Computational Biology Institute, Children's National Medical Center, the National Institute of Science and Technology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Janelia Farm Research Campus, INOVA hospital system, the Sabin Institute, Naval Research Laboratory, the Smithsonian, and the National Institutes of Health intramural research programs.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

Faculty members will be expected to engage in teaching, mentoring and service and to establish extramurally funded and internationally recognized research programs.

Minimum Qualifications:

Applicants must have a PhD, MD, ScD or equivalent in a health sciences related discipline and a demonstrated track record of scholarly publications and extramural funding.

Advertised Salary: Other Benefits: Other Information:

Successful candidates will be appointed in one of six academic departments within the School (Environmental and Occupational Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Global Health, Health Policy and Management, or Prevention and Community Health). Appointment and rank will be commensurate with experience.

The School of Public Health has laboratory facilities in a brand new state of the art Science and Engineering Hall located in the heart of the GW Foggy Bottom campus (see below).

https://seh.gwu.edu/about-science-and-engineering-hall

In addition to the expansive laboratory space on campus, many opportunities exist to establish partnerships with university-wide laboratory science initiatives in areas such as computational biology and genomics and with research centers of excellence at GW and in the Washington DC area, including GW's Virginia Science and Technology Campus, the GW Computational Biology Institute, Children's National Medical Center, the National Institute of Science and Technology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Janelia Farm Research Campus, INOVA hospital system, the Sabin Institute, Naval Research Laboratory, the Smithsonian, and the National Institutes of Health intramural research programs.

For further information about the Milken Institute School of Public Health at The George Washington University, please see publichealth.gwu.edu. For questions relating to this opportunity, please contact Milken Institute School of Public Health Office of Faculty Affairs at sphfacaffairs@gwu.edu.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applicants should upload: 1) cover letter discussing specific qualifications and research interests, and 2) a current curriculum vitae. Review of appications will begin on December 19, 2016 and will continue until positions are filled. Only complete applications will be considered.

Department Link: Posting Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire. EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Quick Link http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/38812
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Do you have a PhD, MD, ScD or equivalent in a public health sciences related discipline?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a record of scholarly publications?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a track record of external funding?
    • Yes
    • No




Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

    PI97169010