Assistant Professor of Epidemiology

Job description

The Applied Health Science Department at Wheaton College invites applicants for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Public Health beginning in August 2019.  The AHS Department is one of the fastest growing departments in the Science division, housed in a new state-of-the-art science facility with well-equipped Biochemical and Human Physiology laboratories.

The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Public Health, sub-discipline, or a medically-related area.  Special consideration will be given to those who have expertise in Epidemiology.  Candidates must have a track record of teaching and demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching.  Candidates must also be able to carry out public-health related research.

Application consideration will begin January 1, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled.  Applicants should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, as well as a brief description of teaching philosophy and research trajectory to the Applied Health Science Search Committee, Attention: Mary Erickson, Office Manager, AHS Department, Wheaton College, 501 College Avenue, Wheaton, IL 60187, preferably via email to [email protected].  Application materials will be forwarded to eligible candidates.

Wheaton College is an evangelical Protestant Christian liberal arts college whose faculty and staff affirm its Covenant of Faith, and adhere to its lifestyle expectations.  The College complies with federal and state guidelines of nondiscrimination in employment.  Women and minority applicants are encouraged to apply.  Read more about Wheaton College and its programs at




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Job No: WC262
Posted: 11/29/2018
Application Due: 1/28/2019
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