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Department Of Public Health - - Epidemiologist - 669201 Hs Pub Hlth Mph « Position Deleted on 3/20/2013 »
|Institution:||East Carolina University|
|Application Due:||Open Until Filled|
This position is no longer an active posting on HigherEdJobsJob Description: The Department of Public Health of the Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University (ECU) invites applicants for an Assistant or Associate Professor, twelve month, tenure-track faculty position in Epidemiology. ECU is a constituent of the University of North Carolina and classified as Doctoral/Research-Intensive University. Located in Greenville, North Carolina, ECU is the third largest of the 16-campus University of North Carolina System. The Department of Public Health offers an accredited Masters of Public Health (MPH) degree program, which has grown to 100 students. The Department has a robust research portfolio and provides opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration with clinical faculty in the Schools of Medicine and Dentistry and Colleges of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences, and many other Schools and programs across the campus. The University has strong community-based collaborations with clinics, health departments, and non-profit organizations in eastern North Carolina with the mission to reduce health disparities in the underserved. ECU seeks to attract an active, culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber, skilled in scholarship of teaching, discovery, application and integration of knowledge.
The successful candidate will teach in the MPH program, mentor students, conduct investigator-initiated research, and provide university, professional, and community service, consistent with tenure-track faculty members at ECU.
Minimum Qualifications: Qualifications: Demonstration of excellence in and commitment to teaching epidemiology (including methods and quantitative data analysis skills) to masters, doctoral, medical students, residents, and/or fellows are essential. Candidate must have a doctorate in Epidemiology from an ASPH-accredited School of Public Health or PhD Program. Other qualifications include a strong quantitative background in design and analysis of observational and/or intervention studies (clinical or community-based trials), a strong record of peer-reviewed publications, and an established research agenda that may include, but is not limited to, cardiovascular disease, cancer, obesity, nutrition, occupational/environmental risks to health, or other areas of epidemiologic and intervention research.
Special Instructions to Applicants: East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents:
Letter of Interest
List of Three References (noting contact information)
Date Initial Screening Begins: 08/12/2012
Job Close Date: Open Until Filled
East Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action University and accommodates individuals with disabilities. Proper documentation of identity and employability is required at the time of employment.