Assistant or Associate Professor in Prevention and Community Health (Social and Behavioral Methods, Research Design and Analytics)
George Washington University
October 19, 2017
Job Description Summary:
The Department of Prevention and Community Health in the Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University seeks a full-time tenure track or tenured Assistant or Associate Professor. We encourage candidates from diverse disciplines (e.g., public health, economics, public policy, psychology, sociology, education, or a related methodological field) to apply.
The Milken Institute School of Public Health has a diverse and growing faculty, with a rapidly expanding research portfolio. As the only school of public health in the nation's capital, faculty and students have a unique opportunity to work closely with government and non-governmental organizations headquartered in DC. The Department of Prevention and Community Health comprises faculty from across many disciplines, conducting both domestic and international research focused on the social determinants of health and health promotion at various social ecological levels. Faculty within the Department are funded by external research grants and contracts from a broad range of local, state and federal agencies as well as from public and private philanthropy. Along with this vibrant research environment, the Department also has a commitment to training and mentoring students, having recently launched a PhD Program in Social and Behavioral Sciences in Public Health (SBS).
Applicants must have a doctoral degree in a field related to social and behavioral methods with advanced methodological training, a proven track-record of peer-reviewed publications, a demonstrated record of external funding, and prior teaching experience in social and behavioral quantitative research methods, research design, and/or statistical methods and analytics at the master's and/or doctoral levels.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Please complete an online application and upload a curriculum vitae and a cover letter describing research and teaching interests and experience.
The review of applications will begin on November 20, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered. Academic rank and compensation will be commensurate with experience.
Please direct any questions to the PCH Search Committee, Milken Institute School of Public Health; e-mail: PCHMethods@gwu.edu
Internal Number: 46686
About George Washington University
GW is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia. The university has more than 20,000 students from all 50 states, the District and more than 130 countries studying a rich range of disciplines: from forensic science and creative writing to international affairs and computer engineering, as well as medicine, public health, the law and public policy.