Assistant Professor

Job description

Microbiology:  Assistant Professor (tenure-track) in Epidemiology to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in epidemiology and introductory microbiology; develop an externally funded research program (laboratory or field based); advise students; and provide service to the university.  Position begins August 2019.

Require: Doctoral in Epidemiology or related field by date of appointment.

Consideration may be given to those candidates with evidence of past research accomplishments with a strong potential to obtain extramural funding; background in infectious disease epidemiology or public health experience; the ability to achieve excellence in teaching and mentoring; and a willingness to contribute to curricular development.

For more information about the Human Disease and Epidemiology concentration within the Bachelor of Arts in Public Health program in the Department of Microbiology, see  Additional concentrations include Behavioral Health, Health Policy and Administration, and Health Promotion.

Submit cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research plans, and teaching philosophy to  The department will solicit reference letters from references provided in application.  For inquiries about posting, contact Dr. Joseph Carlin at [email protected]. Screening of applications will begin November 19, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

Miami University, an EO/AA employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.  Miami University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, military status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or protected veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, programs or employment practices. Requests for all reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to [email protected] or 513-529-3560.

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Job No: Epidemiology Job ID 6548
Posted: 11/6/2018
Application Due: 1/5/2019
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