Assistant Professor - Infectious Diseases
Posting InformationPosition Information Position TypePermanent Faculty Working TitleAssistant Professor - Infectious DiseasesPosition NumberAppointment TypeTenured/Tenure TrackSalary RangeFull-time/Part-timeFull-Time PermanentIf part-time, hours per weekFTEVacancy IDFAC0002781Posting Open Date04/30/2019Application DeadlineOpen Until FilledYesProposed Start Date10/01/2019Position Summary
The Division of Infectious Diseases at the UNC School of Medicine is recruiting for an Assistant Professor, tenure track, faculty member. Duties include, but are not limited to, providing inpatient and ID consultative care; teaching and mentoring students, residents, and fellows in the ID ward and consult service; supporting general operations, fundraising, strategy development, partnership-building at the UNC Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases (IGHID); promoting programmatic and training coordination and scientific synergies between IGHID, the division of ID, and global health researchers in the UNC School of Medicine, UNC Gillings School of Public Health, and other UNC schools, institutes, and departments; obtaining NIH, USAID/CDC, and/or other extramural funding to conduct patient-oriented, public health, and/or implementation science research focused on infectious diseases and global public health in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), focusing on the core countries of the IGHID; leveraging and building the existing infrastructure and resources of UNC’s flagship research and training programs, specifically in Malawi and Zambia, but also in all the core research centers of the IGHID.
Requires travel internationally to support IGHID operational functions in Malawi, Zambia, and elsewhereEducational Requirements
MPH or other advanced public health degree (i.e. epidemiology, health behavior, biostatistics, etc.) preferred
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Infectious Diseases
Medical board licensure in USA
Experience living and/or working in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs)
Established ID research track record in LMICs as evidenced by a strong publication record
International experience mentoring trainees in global health research and practice settings – highly preferred
History of successfully obtaining NIH and other extramural funding – highly preferred
Administrative leadership role experience in a university, NGO, or academic institution – preferred
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.Special InstructionsQuick Linkhttp://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/160954 Department Contact Information Department Contact Name and TitleMiranda PennachiDepartment Contact Telephone or [email protected] Information
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