Essential Functions: Wayne State University is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Detroit where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high quality education. Our deep rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. WSU encourages applications from women, people of color, and other underrepresented people. Wayne State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.The College of Liberal Arts & Sciences at Wayne State University invites applications for a nine-month tenure track/tenured position starting Fall 2017 in the area of Public Health.Support a fast-growing undergraduate Public Health major in CLAS and the CEPH-accredited Masters in Public Health program in SOM at Wayne State. The successful candidate will therefore have the unique opportunity of working with existing faculty members in both CLAS and SOM to expand this new undergraduate Public Health program.Teach Epidemiology at the undergraduate and graduate level.Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Ph.D in a Public Health related discipline, with expertise in epidemiology.Social Science background.
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is d...edicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.