Infectious Disease Junior Faculty
Position Summary Seeking an Infectious Disease Epidemiologist who will maintain a vigorous program of externally funded research, teach graduate courses, advise masters and doctoral students, provide service to the community, and contribute to the development of the department and the college.
Required Qualifications Earned Ph.D. in Epidemiology or Ph.D. in Epidemiology in conjunction with another clinical degree (e.g., M.D., D.O., D.D.S., etc.) at time of application. Candidates should have or demonstrate the potential for 1) a track record of external research funding and scholarship; 2) substantive expertise in infectious disease epidemiology; and 3) a commitment to teaching, advising graduate students, mentoring postdoctoral fellows, and service to the Department of Epidemiology.
Supplemental Qualifications (if any) Experience or willingness 1) to work as part of a multidisciplinary research team; 2) to work with communities; and 3) to translate research into practice.
Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply at https://unmc.peopleadmin.com/postings/37382 and attach a 1) cover letter; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) listing of three references; and 4) statement of teaching and research philosophy. Review will continue until position is filled.
About UNMC's College of Public Health The Department of Epidemiology is part of the CEPH-accredited College of Public Health and has strong collaborative relationships with the Colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, Allied Health, and Pharmacy; and the Global Center for Health Security, (https://www.unmc.edu/publicrelations/media/press-kits/national-center-for-health-security-andbiopreparedness.html), the Center for Biosecurity Biopreparedness and Emerging Infectious Diseases (https://www.unmc.edu/publichealth/centers/cbbeid/staff/index.html), and UNMC iExcel project (https://unmc.edu/iexcel/).
Our mission is to promote optimal health and well-being through robust education, research, and service in collaboration with communities in Nebraska, across the country, and around the world. The Department of Epidemiology offers a Certificate in Infectious Disease Epidemiology, M.P.H. and Ph.D. with a concentration in Epidemiology, and a Certificate and MS in Emergency Preparedness.
UNMC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.