Assistant Professor-FixedTerm

Job description

Assistant Professor-FixedTerm

Job no: 673880
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Human Medicine
Department: Medicine 10022582
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Faculty, Education/Training, Research/Scientific, Non-Union
Working/Functional Title

Ast Professor Fixed Term

Position Summary

The Department of Medicine, Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, is seeking a biostatistician with a doctoral degree. This new faculty member will work collaboratively with other members of the Division on occupational and environmental research projects as well as with general internists, cardiologists, endocrinologists, infectious disease and oncologists in the Department of Medicine. Current members of the Division include a physician/epidemiologist, epidemiologist/toxicologist, industrial hygienist, and 2 master level epidemiologists. The new individual will be expected to establish and maintain external funding. Teach medical students epidemiology courses within Department. The Division has been conducting research in occupational and environmental disease for the past 32 years. Particular emphasis has been on occupational disease surveillance but there have been a wide range of studies including a bladder cancer screening study, a brain cancer case control study, a beryllium exposure-response study, a study on the etiology of asthma among farmers and their family members, and an asthma mortality study. The Division's web site describes the current activity of the members of the Division: The Department of Medicine faculty consists of 34 clinicians and 4 PhD's. Although this new faculty person will be administratively located in the Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, the person selected for this new position will be a resource for all members of the department. The individual will be encouraged to work on subject matter across the multiple specialties of medicine

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Degree

Doctorate -Statistics, Biostatistics, or related

Minimum Requirements

The candidate will have a doctoral degree in biostatistics, interdisciplinary statistics, or related degree.

Required Application Materials

Cover Letter and Resume



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Advertised: Sep 30, 2020 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Nov 5, 2020 Eastern Standard Time




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Posted: 10/2/2020
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