Tenure Track Faculty â“ Assistant, Associate and Full Professor
Family and Community Medicine
Saint Louis University
Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, healthcare and service, is seeking applicants for a full-time, 12 month, faculty position in Family and Community Medicine, beginning as soon as the position is filled.Â Appointments at the rank of Associate to Full Professor are preferred, though candidates at the Assistant Professor level will be accepted for review.Â
A PhD with a strong track record in research and scholarship in the fields of family medicine or primary care health services, behavioral health, pain management, prescription opioids, substance abuse, comorbid physical and psychiatric disorders, health consequences of mental illness or traumatic stress, access to care, comparative effectiveness, collaborative care, or patient centered outcomes is sought.Â This faculty position will be expected to develop an independent research program through external grant funding, teach in the School of Medicine, mentor faculty, residents and students in their research, and contribute to supporting other activities in the division of research as needed. Experience in quantitative methods, health services research, interventions and pragmatic trials or similar research methodology is desired. A strong record of first authored publications, current or recent history of principal investigator role on grant (NIH preferred) funded projects, and mentoring of graduate level and doctoral students is desired.Â Although there are no regular teaching assignments for this position, periodic lectures will be required.Current funded projects representing partial salary support is desired.. Department support will be available to permit faculty to mentor students, residents and junior faculty.
Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience.
Applications must include a curriculum vita, example of scholarly work, and cover letter describing research area of interest and any plans for the future. You can upload these items on the third page "My experience" of the application. Â
Saint Louis University(SLU) is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. The University has campuses in St. Louis, Mo. and Madrid, Spain. SLU values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, and a strong commitment to faith and service. For nearly 200 years, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures, encouraging students to form ideas and identities. Today, SLU students are nearly 14,000 strong. The University has invested vast resources to advance academic programs and enhance the student experience. SLU also is a major research institution where premier researchers tackle local and global challenges. And the University's commitment to community service has earned it national acclaim and bolstered its status as a character-building college.