The University of Virginia's Department of Student Health and Wellness is seeking a fulltime Epidemiologist. The primary purpose of this position is to support the development and maintenance of a departmental dashboard, perform epidemiological research, and pursue grants within the Department of Student Health & Wellness at the University.
The Epidemiologist supports a University culture of wellbeing through the collection, management, and integration of behavioral health data This position ensures data integration for strategic planning in the Division of Student Affairs. While students are the primary focus of the position, supporting the wellbeing and health of students necessitates considering and supporting the welfare of staff and faculty.
Internal Number: R0005080
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.