Faculty Positions in Public Health

Rutgers The State University of New Jersey School of Public Health

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applications will be reviewed until the positions are filled. To apply, please submit: * Cover letter addressing candidate's qualifications * Research statement * Statement of teaching philosophy and interests * Curriculum vitae * Complete contact information for five (5) references

Position Details

Recruitment/Posting Title Open-Rank, Tenure, Tenure-Track and Clinical Faculty Positions

Department SPH-Office of Academic Affairs

Salary Commensurate With Experience

Posting Summary

The School of Public Health invites applications for multiple open rank tenure/tenure track and clinical faculty positions in our 4 departments: Biostatistics and Epidemiology; Environmental and Occupational Health and Justice; Health Behavior, Society, and Policy; and Urban-Global Public Health. The successful applicants will be expected to develop and sustain an extramurally funded research program, contribute to the teaching mission, and mentor MPH and doctoral students, and actively engage with the communities we serve, directed by the following mission:

To advance health and well being and prevent disease throughout New Jersey, the United States, and the world, by preparing students as public health leaders, scholars, and practitioners; conducting public health research and scholarship; engaging collaboratively with communities and populations; and actively advocating for policies, programs, and services through the lens of equity and social justice.

The Departments are recruiting in the broad areas of aging/gerontology, biostatistics, bioinformatics, cancer epidemiology, health disparities, environmental health sciences, infectious disease, maternal and child health, sexual and reproductive health, global health, public health nutrition, alcohol, tobacco, and other drug use, population mental health, behavioral economics, health services research, palliative/end of life care, and health policy.

Posting Number 21FA0227

Posting Open Date 03/02/2021

Posting Close Date 09/01/2021

Minimum Education and Experience

Successful applicants will have a doctoral degree (PhD or equivalent) and a demonstrated record of scholarship as appropriate to their faculty rank. A record of successful extramural funding as an independent researcher is requisite for tenure/tenure track lines. For clinical faculty record of extramural funding as an independent researcher or research collaborator is essential.

Overview

Appointments will be made in the appropriate department within the School of Public Health. The Rutgers School of Public Health has locations in Newark, and New Brunswick and an emerging program in Camden, as well as both robust online and global programming including with partners China, Greece, Italy, and Tanzania.

The successful applicants will find a wide range of experts within the School of Public Health (sph.rutgers.edu), Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS; rbhs.rutgers.edu), and the University at large.

An attractive recruitment package will include a competitive salary and start-up funds.

Statement

The Rutgers School of Public Health’s mission is to advance health and well being and prevent disease throughout New Jersey, the United States, and the world, by preparing students as public health leaders, scholars, and practitioners; conducting public health research and scholarship; engaging collaboratively with communities and populations; and actively advocating for policies, programs, and services through the lens of equity and social justice. We offer multiple master and doctoral degrees, dual-degree, certificate, and articulated BA/BS-MPH degree programs.

Under the leadership of Dean Perry N. Halkitis, the CEPH-accredited Rutgers School of Public Health is undergoing dynamic and transformative growth.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applications will be reviewed until the positions are filled. To apply, please submit:

Cover letter addressing candidate’s qualifications
Research statement
Statement of teaching philosophy and interests
Curriculum vitae

Complete contact information for five (5) references

Quick Link to Posting https://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/127790

Campus Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS)

Home Location Campus Piscataway (RBHS)

Location Details

Rutgers is a leading national research university and New Jersey’s preeminent public institution of higher education. Rutgers is comprised of Rutgers University-New Brunswick, Rutgers University-Newark, Rutgers University-Camden, and arching over all three locations, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences. Rutgers is located at the center of the Boston to Washington, DC corridor, with access to New York, Philadelphia, and the Atlantic Ocean beaches within an hour.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. List of Professional References (contact Info)
  5. Research Statement
  6. Teaching Interests
Optional Documents