The University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences is seeking to fill one or two faculty positions at the Assistant or Associate Regular or In Residence series.
As an Assistant/Associate Regular/Assistant/Associate In Residence, the appointee chosen for this position will be responsible for collaborative research, independent research, teaching, and mentoring. Applicants must possess a doctoral degree (PhD) in biostatistics or statistics and have experience in teaching biostatistics or statistics to non- specialist audiences. An established record of collaborative and independent methodological research is required, including recent peer-reviewed publications; demonstrated experience with the design, analysis, and reporting of epidemiologic and/or medical studies; and experience in obtaining grant funding. The fields of specialization are open, but particular consideration will be given to candidates with experience and/or interests in collaborative biomedical research, and with focus in one or more of the following areas:
• Health services or outcomes research • Comparative effectiveness research • Patient-centered outcomes research • Dementia and other chronic diseases of aging • Clinical trials • Cancer
Candidates with experience in other areas of research including genomics and imaging research will also be considered. Preference will be given to candidates with strong written and verbal communication abilities. Candidates must have the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment.
The Department of Public Health Sciences is a major research and teaching Department in the School of Medicine, with 31 full-time faculty members. In addition to epidemiologic research within the Department, Department faculty have active collaboration with many faculty in other departments and centers. Areas of active research in the Department include occupational/environmental health, cancer, reproductive and women’s health, aging, nutrition, infectious and pulmonary disease and injuries/accidents.
Application Procedure and Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled through November 30, 2016. However, for full consideration, please go to https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF01153 to submit your cover letter, CV, statement of research, and names of three references by October 31, 2016. If you have any questions please contact Mrs. Valerie M. Anderson by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or phone (530-752-3627).
For more information regarding the UC Davis Department of Public Health Sciences, please visit the website at: http://www.phs.ucdavis.edu
UC Davis is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff, and students.