Assistant Professor HS
|Position Title||Assistant Professor HS|
|Position Type||UUP Faculty|
Posting Detail Information
The Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health (EEH) in the School of Public Health and Health Professions (SPHHP) at the University at Buffalo (UB) is recruiting an outstanding candidate for a state funded, 12-month, tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. We seek a global health researcher with epidemiologic expertise in observational studies, intervention trials, program evaluation, and/or surveillance. Of particular interest are those with a research focus in infectious disease or non-communicable disease epidemiology in a global context.
Candidates should have doctoral level training (PhD, MD or equivalent) in epidemiology or a related field with high potential for success and scholarly growth. The faculty member will be expected to develop an independent research program that brings distinction to the Department, School and University, through a productive, funded research program, and to engage in teaching and mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students in epidemiology and impactful professional service. Experience in multidisciplinary research is desired.
The SPHHP is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health. EEH offers PhD, MS and MPH degrees in Epidemiology, and MPH degrees in Environmental Health and Health Services Administration.
The University at Buffalo (UB) provides a rich environment for collaborative and transdisciplinary research. This faculty member will benefit from and contribute to the university-wide collaborative group, the UB Community for Global Health Equity as well as a number of exciting university-wide initiatives. Other collaborative opportunities include groups focused on the microbiome, the environment, and clinical and translational research, offering unique opportunities for transdisciplinary scholarship. Department strengths include cancer, cardiovascular disease, women’s health, nutrition, physical activity, infectious disease, environmental epidemiology, maternal and child health, and health services research. Dedicated to academic excellence, UB is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU) and is the leading public research university in New York State.
Known locally as the “City of Good Neighbors”, Buffalo has been named as one of the best cities in the US to live in; for more information about the city and the region, please see http://sphhp.buffalo.edu/home/about-us/the-buffaloniagara-region.html.
For more information about EEH, please see http://sphhp.buffalo.edu/epidemiology-and-environmental-health.html. For questions, please contact Dr. Pavani K. Ram, EEH Associate Professor and Director of the Community for Global Health Equity at email@example.com or (716) 829-5380. Applicants should submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae and research and teaching statements. Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The State University of New York at Buffalo is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Recruiter. We welcome and seek to foster diversity among applicants and our faculty, staff, and students and encourage applications from members of groups underrepresented in epidemiology and public health. Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. This position was previously posted as posting number 1600620.
Doctoral level degree (PhD, MD or equivalent) in epidemiology or a related field.
Productive research program
|Special Instructions to Applicants|
|Contact's Name||Pavani Ram|
|Contact's Title||Associate Professor|
|Deadline for Applicants||Open Until Filled|
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Applicants must apply online; we can only accept applications from that venue. Reference contact information will be requested from seriously considered candidates.
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Documents Needed To Apply
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Research Statement