Associate/Full Professor of Global Health Policy
Posting Number: Fac/Lib000530
Academic Title: Associate/Full Professor of Global Health Policy
Discipline Public Health
Specialty: Global Health
Position Status: Preapproved - Replacement
Contract Type: With Tenure, Tenure Track
Proposed Start Date: 07/01/2014
Employee Class Code/Category: F1 - UV Faculty - 11/12 MO - RFT
Position Description Summary:
The Department of Global Health at the George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services seeks a full-time tenure track or tenured Associate Professor, or a tenured Full Professor with research, teaching and practice expertise in the area of global health policy.
Specific Duties and Responsibilities:
The successful candidate is expected to lead the teaching program in the MPH global health policy track in the department, mentor and advise MPH and Dr.PH students, develop an active, externally funded research program in areas relevant to global health policy, and take advantage of our Washington, DC location to engage in technical assistance and practice application in global health policy.
Applicants should have a doctoral degree in a field related to global public health including public health, medicine, economics, public policy, nursing, or a related field. Experience in research and practice in global health policy, a successful track record of external funding for their research program, and a demonstrated commitment to educating the next generation of leaders in this field are required.
Advertised Salary: Academic rank and compensation will be commensurate with experience.
The Department of Global Health has faculty with expertise in health communications, design, monitoring and evaluation of global health programs, nutrition, infectious disease epidemiology and control, maternal and child health, environmental health, medical anthropology, and medical sociology. It is part of a growing School of Public Health and Health Services that is the only accredited School of Public Health in our nation's capital.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2014 and continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered.
Please upload a cover letter describing your research and practice interests and experience as well as your professional goals.
For further information on this opening, contact:
James M. Tielsch, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Global Health
George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services
Women and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply.
Posting Open Date:
Posting Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
The George Washington University is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action Employer.
Quick Link http://www.gwu.jobs:80/postings/18997
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Do you have a doctoral degree in a field related to global public health including public health, medicine, economics, public policy, nursing, or a related field?
- * Do you have experience in research and practice in global health policy?
- * Do you have a track record of external funding for your research program?
- * Can you demonstrate a commitment to educating the next generation of leaders in this field?
- Curriculum Vitae
- Cover Letter
The George Washington University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution.