Assistant Professor/Associate Professor of Epidemiology
Description: The Department of Epidemiology of Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health is recruiting faculty at the levels of Assistant or Associate Professor. The Department is one of the largest and oldest of its kind and has a dynamic faculty with core strengths in chronic disease epidemiology, environmental epidemiology, infectious disease epidemiology, psychiatric epidemiology, neuro-epidemiology, social and spatial epidemiology, substance abuse epidemiology, violence and injury epidemiology, global health, urban health, causal inference, epidemiologic methods, and other public health and biomedical areas. Positions are tenured, tenure track, or non-tenure track, commensurate with career stage and level of achievement. We are seeking to further strengthen our capabilities and impact in the core strengths listed above and are also open to applicants whose interests go beyond these areas. We are particularly interested in highly motivated investigators with the methodologic and interpersonal skills to lead and sustain diverse scientific teams and produce new interdisciplinary connections, knowledge, and impact beyond those within the department, the school, and Columbia University. Candidates with experience conducting community and clinical intervention trials as well as implementation science are encouraged to apply. Diversity and inclusion are an overt part of the Department of Epidemiology and are key components in all our hiring decisions. Enthusiasm for teaching and mentoring a new generation of scientists and practitioners of epidemiology will also be seen as highly advantageous for prospective candidates.
Internal Number: 4820
About Columbia University
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