The Rutgers Center Advancing Research & Evaluation for Patient-Centered Care (CARE-PC) invites candidates to apply for tenure-track faculty positions. We seek individuals with PhD, MD, MD/PhD or equivalent degrees with a record of patient-centered care research. For applicants at the Assistant Professor level, we are particularly interested in individuals who have completed post‐doctoral training in the health sciences, and a strong publication record. Applicants at the Associate or Full Professor level should have an independent research program. Academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. A joint appointment with the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health Research Division will be supported.
The Department of Family Medicine and Community Health is New Jersey's oldest, and one of the country's largest family medicine and community health departments, with more than 60 outstanding full- and part-time paid faculty members, and over 220 volunteer faculty throughout New Jersey. Core faculty members in the Research Division have well-developed primary care research portfolios focused on patient-centered care and outcomes and understanding barriers and facilitators to dissemination and implementation of evidence-based primary care interventions. There are also excellent opportunities for collaborations with the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Rutgers School of Public Health, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, and RWJBarnabas Health System (12 community hospitals across the state of New Jersey).
Minimum Education and Experience:
PhD, MD, MD/PhD or equivalent degrees in health science or other related disciplines. Preference will be given to applicants with an established record of patient-centered care research. Experience and enthusiasm toward contributing to the professional development and mentorship of junior faculty, fellows, research staff, and students are strongly desired.
Posting Number: 18FA0932
Location: Downtown New Brunswick
Internal Number: 81817
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