Posting Summary: The Department of Public Health Sciences at the University of Virginia School of Medicine is seeking applicants for a tenure-ineligible instructional faculty position. The Department of Public Health Sciences provides comprehensive and multi-disciplinary research, scientific and analytical services, and education to the University of Virginia and the UVA Health System through its Divisions of Biomedical Informatics, Patient Outcomes Research, and Translational Research and Applied Statistics and its sections on Biostatistics, Health Polity, Management and Regulation, Comparatives Effectiveness, Quality and Outcomes Research, Data Sciences, and Bioethics. The Department offers two master's degrees, an MS in Clinical Research and an MPH.
We are seeking candidates with experience in health promotion and qualitative research methods. Through this hire, the Department of Public Health Sciences is seeking to expand its educational and research capabilities. The successful candidate will have experience in training of graduate students in public health and related fields through dedicated teaching and mentoring program.
Successful candidates will have a PhD, outstanding leadership and communication abilities, history of service with high levels of integrity, honesty and commitment.
Interested candidates should apply via the University of Virginia online application process accessible at http://jobs.virginia.edu. Search for posting number 0622142. Complete a candidate profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae and contact information for three references. The position will remain open until filled.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of ben...efits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.