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Tenured or Research Track Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Tenured or Research Track Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor
Posting Number F1700101
Employer State
Appointment Term Term
Position Type UUP Faculty

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

The School of Nursing at the University at Buffalo (UB) seeks applications for a faculty member who will primarily act as a research and statistical consultant, as well as provide statistical instruction. The University at Buffalo is a premier, research-intensive public university and a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU). As the largest, most comprehensive institution in the 64-campus State University of New York system, UB’s research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. The School of Nursing is one of five health science schools within the University and offers degrees at the BS, MS, DNP and PhD levels. The School is dynamically building its research enterprise, as well as expanding its stellar academic programming. The University community is collegial, engaged and inclusive — dedicated to creating a vibrant and welcoming atmosphere with a rich diversity of people and ideas from around the world. Students, faculty, staff and the community benefit from everyday exposure to different perspectives, thereby gaining broad awareness and celebrating accomplishments. The University’s openness and ambition create a culture of participation that encourages each of its members to engage collaboratively with peers at other institutions in research, scholarship and other collaborative endeavors.

This faculty position will have an integral role in fostering innovative research by supporting faculty and student researchers affiliated with the School of Nursing. This is a unique position that emphasizes the application of biostatistics/statistics to research and instruction. The individual will promote high-quality research by providing expertise on proper research design and assist researchers in ethical and accepted methods of data analysis and interpretation. They will have the opportunity to collaborate with researchers of varying levels of experience and expertise; from novice students, faculty, and clinicians to experienced and extramurally funded researchers. Expertise working within multi-disciplinary teams, research methodology and advanced statistics is a requirement. It is expected that some collaborations will result in scholarly publications, grant applications, and funded research opportunities. The ability to teach advanced biostatistics as well as participate in courses related to evidence based health care, biomedical and health informatics and clinical research would also be part of the job duties for this position.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Earned doctorate in biostatistics/statistics
  • Experience in teaching and research methodology
  • Ability to provide consultations to faculty and doctoral students
  • Record of quality teaching and service appropriate to the Tenured or Research Track position
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience working with nursing and/or health science practice, education and/or research personnel
  • If an RN, holds an unencumbered RN license issued by the state of New York
  • Evidence of outstanding scholarship and current extramural funding
Physical Demands
FTE 1.00
Campus South Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants
Additional Information

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 info@goer.ny.gov.

Contact Information

Contact's Name Lynn Emminger
Contact's Title Human Resources and Facilities Manager
Contact's Email emmingly@buffalo.edu
Contact's Phone 716-829-6807

Posting Dates

Posted 05/23/2017
Deadline for Applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled

Reference Letters

Number of Reference Letters Required
Reference Cutoff Date
Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD
    • J.D.
  2. * Will you have a valid US nursing license by the time of hire?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other
  4. * List source mentioned above.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents