Assistant/Associate/Professor, College of Human Medicine

Location
East Lansing, MI
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


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Posting Number: 4975

Internal Posting Date: 02-17-2017

Internal Closing Date: Open Until Filled

External Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Review of Applications begins on: 03-03-2017

Job Title: Assistant/Associate/Professor

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Multiple Position Numbers: live # 4975; shadow 4976, 4977

Multiple Position Numbers: Yes

Major Administrative Unit/College: College of Human Medicine

Primary Department: 10022273 EPIDEMIOLOGY AND BIOSTATISTICS

Position Employee Group: Tenure System Faculty-FAS

Appointment Basis: Academic Year, 9 month

Appointment Status: Tenure System Faculty

Employment %: 100%

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Position Summary: The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics invites applications for tenure system or tenured positions (Assistant, Associate, Full Professor) in the area of neuroepidemiology. Multiple tenure system appointments are now available with competitive salaries and generous start-up packages that are supported by state general funds (i.e., "hard-funded"). Successful candidate(s) will have demonstrated scholarship in population-level cognitive health during aging, and/or the epidemiology of age-related neurodegenerative disorders (e.g., Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, vascular dementia). Given the multifactorial nature of most neurodegenerative disorders of aging, scholars from diverse but complementary scientific backgrounds (e.g., biostatistics, clinical scientists, genomics and other -omics, psychology, neuroimaging) are strongly encouraged to apply. Successful candidates will be expected to develop extramurally funded research programs on neurodegenerative conditions, teach epidemiology, biostatistics and/or related courses in their respective areas of expertise, as well as provide mentorship to trainees.

MSU faculty have a national/international reputation in research related to age-related cognitive decline, Alzheimer's disease and related dementias, Parkinson's disease, and stroke in diverse populations. Joint appoints in clinical and basic research departments are possible.

Faculty: Minimum Qualifications Support Staff: Minimum Requirements Doctoral degree (e.g., PhD, MD or equivalent) with demonstrated expertise and sponsored scholarship in the epidemiology of neurodegenerative diseases

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Required Applicant Documents: Resume/CV
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Number of Reference Letters Required: No letters required

Special Instructions to Applicants: Applications will be accepted until these positions are filled, with an anticipated start date of August 2017. Include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and a 2-page statement of scholarly activities, research and teaching philosophy. Upon request, candidates should arrange for three letters of reference to be submitted to Jill Hamilton (jhamilton@epi.msu.edu).

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Name/Title/Email Address of Search Committee Chair: Hector Gonzalez/Associate Professor/hmgonzo@msu.edu

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Web Address for Posting: jobs.msu.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=70004

Union Affiliation: Non Union

MSU is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities.

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