The Department of Environmental Health Sciences of Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health seeks applicants for 2-3 tenure track faculty positions at the level of Assistant Professor. We seek scholars with a doctorate degree in environmental health, epidemiology, or related field who are particularly interested in children and maternal environmental health, perinatal, molecular, life course, and/or reproductive epidemiology. Other areas relevant for environmental health sciences will also be considered. In addition, Columbia University is committed to increasing diversity and inclusion of underrepresented groups; the applicant should describe how their current work demonstrates commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, or how they will contribute to it in the future. The successful candidate(s) will develop an independent research program within the Department of Environmental Health Sciences. Among other opportunities for collaboration, the Department is home to the Columbia Center for Children's Environmental Health. The Center offers unique opportunities through existing longitudinal cohorts of children and their mothers and capacity for new recruitment. The incumbent will also work and collaborate with investigators across Columbia University to develop a comprehensive research program in the areas referenced above, and they will play a substantial role in our MS, MPH, and PhD educational programs as an instructor and mentor.
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