Assistant, Associate, Full Professor - Epidemiology
Posting Number: Fac/Lib000543
Academic Title: Assistant, Associate, Full Professor - Epidemiology
Discipline Public Health
Contract Type: With Tenure, Tenure Track
Proposed Start Date:
Position Description Summary:
The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics of the GWU School of Public Health and Health Services is recruiting for one or two dynamic and innovative full-time tenure track or tenured positions at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in Epidemiology. The successful candidate(s) will develop a program of sponsored research as well as teaching and mentoring graduate students in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. The Search Committee encourages applications from laboratory-based investigators as well.
Specific Duties and Responsibilities:
The successful candidates will devote approximately 50% of their efforts to obtaining, implementing or overseeing funded research and 50% to teaching and educational administration.
Applicants must have a PhD or ScD in epidemiology or an MD with a Master’s level degree in epidemiology, and must have experience publishing in peer-reviewed journals, teaching graduate level courses in epidemiology methods, and proposing and/or implementing funded research.
Advertised Salary: Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with experience.
The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics has expertise in cancer, HIV/AIDS, surveillance, behavioral, and reproductive health epidemiology; and in health disparities research, public health laboratory science, geographical health information systems, and biostatistical methods. GWU is rapidly expanding its research enterprise with the addition of a new building for the SPHHS and a new Science and Engineering Complex.
The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics oversees the MPH, MS and PhD programs in epidemiology, MPH program in biostatistics, MS program in public health microbiology and emerging infectious diseases as well as participating in joint programs, certificate programs, and the undergraduate public health program. The Department collaborates with the Department of Statistics for the MS and PhD programs in Biostatistics.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applicants are required to submit the following documents electronically: 1) a curriculum vitae; 2) a statement of research interests, accomplishments, and plans; and 3) a statement of teaching and mentoring experience.
Review of applications will begin on January 30, 2014 and will continue until the positions are filled.
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/19225
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Do you have a PhD or ScD in epidemiology or an MD with a Master's level degree in epidemiology?
- * Do you have experience publishing in peer-reviewed journals?
- * Do you have experience teaching graduate level courses in epidemiology methods?
- * Do you have experience proposing and/or implementing funded research?
- Curriculum Vitae
- Statement of Research Interest
- Statement of Teaching Interest
The George Washington University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution.PI74809264