The Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor in the tenure stream.
The position is available immediately and requires a doctoral degree in epidemiology or in a related discipline with post-doctoral training in Epidemiology.
Successful candidates will have expertise and training in the epidemiology of chronic disease and aging, with research experience including but not limited to the epidemiology of physical function, mobility and disability and the intersection with the physical and social environment.
Preference will be given to candidates who have expertise with advanced imaging techniques and novel physical and cognitive assessments.
We seek a team scientist who is interested in developing his/her own independent program of research and who has the potential of sustained research funding. The faculty member will join a multi-disciplinary academic department with an extensive collaborative research portfolio and a robust teaching program in the School's fully accredited programs.
The successful candidate will be expected to establish and maintain a strong record of collaborative research, extramural funding, and publications; participate in the teaching and mentoring of master's and doctoral students within the Department of Epidemiology; and contribute to the mission of the Graduate School of Public Health through service.
Salary will be commensurate with experience. Applications will be reviewed until position is filled.
Send letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to: Position# 0138483 , c/o K. Hanahan, Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, 5127 Public Health, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, E-mail: email@example.com.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Application Process: refer to job description.
Required Attachments: Curriculum Vitae, Other (see posting for additional details)
Optional Attachments: Other (see posting for additional details)
Internal Number: 19006224
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.