Faculty Position, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ

Faculty Position, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ

Posting Date: 11/14/2018


Job Information/Description:

 

Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

 

We are seeking exceptional applicants with expertise in epidemiological methods.  We are open to candidates with a wide range of scholarly expertise that would complement or enhance our current department strengths, including but not limited to:

·     Cancer·     Violence Prevention
·     Social Determents of Health·     Environment/Climate Change
·     Health Disparities·     Occupational Health
·     Immigration/Migration·     Nutrition
·     LGBTQ Health·     Sexual And Reproductive Health

 

We seek an individual who:

  • Has an established, extramurally funded research program
    • Informed by observational studies, clinical trials, or implementation science, and through the application of innovative methodologies and approaches
  • Is motivated to understand and improve population health through scholarship, service, mentorship, and translation
  • Will actively contribute to our teaching mission using modern pedagogy
    • engages in creative curriculum development
  • Is eager to mentor master and doctoral students
  • Is interested in collaborating to develop research training programs

 

An attractive recruitment package will include a competitive salary and start-up funds.

 

Please apply online at: http://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/73376

Contacts:

Judith Graber,

Epidemiology Concentration Director

graber@eohsi.rutgers.edu

Jason Roy, Professor and Chair

Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

jason.roy@rutgers.edu

 

Successful applicants will have:

  • A doctoral degree or equivalent
  • An established research program supported by extramural federal funding with a demonstrated ability to maintain a funded epidemiological research program
  • A demonstrated record of scholarship appropriate to rank, track record of scholarship including publications
  • A demonstrated excellence in teaching and mentoring
  • Evidence of a commitment to diversity

Under the leadership of the new Dean, Perry N. Halkitis, The Rutgers School of Public Health is undergoing dynamic and transformative growth, including the addition of multiple faculty members this year.  The Rutgers School of Public Health is devoted to employing an innovative, interdisciplinary model, which aims to improve health locally, domestically and worldwide through a unique blend of public health research, practice, and education.

The CEPH-accredited Rutgers School of Public Health offers multiple master and doctoral degrees, dual-degree, certificate, and articulated BA/BS-MPH degree programs. Applicants will find a wide range of collaborative experts within the School (sph.rutgers.edu) and Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS; rbhs.rutgers.edu), including the Cancer Institute of New Jersey (cinj.org), the Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research (ihhcpar.rutgers.edu), and the Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute (eohsi.rutgers.edu).  Rutgers is a leading national research university and New Jersey’s preeminent public institution of higher education. Chartered in 1776 as Queen’s College, it is the eighth oldest higher education institution in the United States and a member of the AAU, the Big Ten and the CIC. Rutgers is comprised of Rutgers University-New Brunswick, Rutgers University-Newark, Rutgers University-Camden, and arching over all three locations, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences. Rutgers is located at the center of the Boston to Washington, DC corridor, with access to New York, Philadelphia, and the Atlantic Ocean beaches within an hour.

Applications will be received and reviewed until the positions is filled.



Contact Information:

To apply, please submit:

  • Cover letter addressing candidate’s qualifications
  • Statement of research goals
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Three (3) reference letters
Please apply online at: http://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/73376

Contact:

Judith Graber,

Epidemiology Concentration Director

graber@eohsi.rutgers.edu

Jason Roy, Professor and Chair

Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

jason.roy@rutgers.edu

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state’s preeminent public institution of higher education. Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action



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