The School of Population Health at the University of Toledo (Ohio) invites applications for one of three new tenure-track assistant professor positions in public health. These positions will help expand our growing public health program and will start as early as fall of 2019.
The University of Toledo is seeking three tenure-track, assistant professors who want to join a dynamic team of collegial, student-centered faculty. The desired candidates will be interested in contributing to graduate and undergraduate teaching in our public health programs (BS, MPH, PhD) and will be able to contribute to the scholarly interests of the School of Population Health. We are seeking candidates who have expertise in one or more of the following areas: biostatistics, social determinants of health, health policy, and public health management and leadership.
If you are excited to be part of this growing team, please apply. We ask that you submit your CV, cover letter, research statement, and teaching philosophy through the online application process.
The University of Toledo is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, racial/ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans, first generation scholars, and individuals who represent other diverse communities that are underrepresented in academia.
The University of Toledo does not discriminate in employment, educational programs, or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, disability, familial status, or political affiliation. The University of Toledo provides reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you require accommodation to complete this application, or for testing or interviewing, please contact the Human Resources Department at 419-530-4747 between the hours of 8:30am and 5:00pm or apply online for an accommodation request.
A completed a doctoral degree (PhD or DrPH) with a focus in public health or a related area of study (e.g., biostatistics, health promotion/behavior/education, health policy, health leadership, or a similar field of study). ABD candidates with a doctoral focus in public health or a related area of study will be considered if the degree will be completed prior the start date of the position. Additionally, applicants who have completed a public health related master’s degree and an advanced terminal doctoral degree related to public health (e.g., PhD, EdD, JD, MD) will be considered.
Evidence of ability to engage in sustained research and scholarly activity (peer-reviewed publications, refereed presentations, grant writing).
Commitment to student-centered teaching, research, and service.
Communicate effectively and enjoy interacting with faculty, staff, students, alumni, and community partners;
Create and maintain collaborative partnerships both within and outside the school, college and university;
Demonstrate collegiality and ability to work as a member of a research or project team.
Embrace diversity and support the growth and expansion of the public health program.
The above list of duties describes the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification. It is not an exhaustive list of duties performed by the employees so classified, nor is it intended to limit or modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of employees under his/her supervision.
Internal Number: REQ 295, 296, 298
About The University of Toledo
Situated in the heart of the Midwest, Toledo, Ohio is a convergence of highways, railways and waterways that have long made Toledo a transportation hub. Located at the intersection of I-75 and I-80/90, the two busiest highways in the country, Toledo is where things get built. Smart things like solar panels and biotech. Iconic things like Jeep® brand SUVs and Libbey glass; home to several corporate entities – Owens Corning, Owens Illinois, Dana Corporation, Jeep and First Solar. Strengths in bioscience, agribusiness, transportation and logistics, result in a thriving arts and cultural scene with diverse career opportunities and growth for our region.
The University of Toledo, situated on more than 450 acres of land is bordered by thriving quiet residential neighborhoods. It is a dynamic state-supported urban university with first-class science departments and strong professional programs in engineering, law, medicine, and pharmacy. Total enrollment is over 20,000 students. More information about the University is available on the web at http://www.utoledo.edu.
The University of Toledo was founded in 1872 as the Toledo University of Arts and Trades, and became a municipa...l university in 1884. The University of Toledo is a nationally recognized, state-supported, comprehensive metropolitan university. It is an institution accredited by the Higher Learning Commission that offers 143 undergraduate, 170 masters, 55 doctoral and first professional degree programs, and 11 specialist degree programs. The institution, first and foremost, is a dynamic, scholarly community of teachers, researchers and learners, with undergraduate and graduate education and research being the University’s highest priorities. The University is located in northwest Ohio in the city of Toledo and has a main campus that houses the majority of its undergraduate students and academic colleges, a health science campus that houses the Colleges of Medicine and Life Sciences, Nursing, and Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences; a campus at the Toledo Museum of Art for the College of Communication and the Arts; and others campuses that include the Lake Erie Center where water and fish environment research is conducted, the Arboretum, and the Scott Park campus where Toledo Early College for High School students take college classes.
The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, dual-career professionals and covered veterans.