Assistant Professor

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Assistant Professor
Department Name 34202-GSPH-Epidemiology
Position Number 0135841
Position Details

The Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor. The position is available immediately and requires a doctoral degree in epidemiology or a related discipline with post-doctoral training in Epidemiology. Candidates should have training and experience in the conduct and analysis of large cohort studies and/or prevention clinical trials of chronic disease. Successful candidates will be responsible for developing research in the epidemiology of maternal and child health. Of particular interest are candidates who bring expertise in novel epidemiologic methods such as geospatial analysis, ecological momentary assessment and mixed qualitative and quantitative methods that support work that addresses disparities, equity and social context in pregnancy and birth outcomes, reproductive health, or women’s health. The position will require that candidate obtain independent research grant funding, publish manuscripts and develop an independent program of research. Successful candidate will also develop coursework and mentor master and doctoral degree students within the epidemiology program. The position is in the tenure stream. Salary will be commensurate
with experience. Applications will be reviewed until position is filled.

Application Process

Send letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to: Position #0135841 c/o D. Bushey, Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, A528 Crabtree Hali, 130 DeSoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, E-mail:


Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 11/10/2017
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date) 01/10/2018
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