Deadline: December 31, 2016
Date Posted: November 14, 2016
Position Title: Assistant Professor WOT
Type: Non tenure track
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Employment Type: Full-time
The Department of Global Health was established in 2007, bridging the schools of Medicine and Public Health, with a mandate to harness the expertise and interdisciplinary power of all UW schools and colleges. Our mission is to improve health for all through research, education, training, and service; to understand and address the causes of disease and health inequities at multiple levels; and to collaborate with partners to develop and sustain locally-led, quality health systems, programs and policies. Driven by tremendous interest among both students and faculty, the Department has grown explosively to more than 400 graduate students and hundreds more undergraduates. We have more than 380 faculty and 1,000 staff working on projects across 130 countries with our deepest ties in United States, Kenya, Uganda, Peru, Mozambique, India, South Africa, Tanzania, Ethiopia, and Nicaragua. At the Department of Global Health at the University of Washington, diversity is integral to excellence.
The International Clinical Research Center (ICRC) in the Department of Global Health at the University of Washington is expanding its areas of research and is recruiting for one full-time faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor without tenure due to source of funding. The successful applicant will have a doctoral degree or foreign equivalent in medicine, public health, or a related area.
Potential areas of research include phylogenetics and translational laboratory-based research to guide public health interventions in HIV, hepatitis C, malaria, tuberculosis, STIs and reproductive health. The successful applicant would be expected to conduct, design, and analyze international projects of public health importance, and mentor pre-doctoral and post-doctoral fellows. All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.
For more information about the position, please contact:
Connie Celum, MD, MPH
Harborview Medical Center
325 Ninth Avenue,
Seattle, WA 98104-2499
For more information about the Department of Global Health and ICRC, click the links below:
The University of Washington is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer. The University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff and strongly encourages applications from women, underrepresented minorities, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans.
The UW School of Medicine is committed to a diverse academic community. We view diversity as essential to our mission, for more information please see the following website: http://www.washington.edu/diversity/.
The University of Washington, a recipient of the 2006 Alfred P. Sloan award for Faculty Career Flexibility, is committed to supporting the work-life balance of its faculty.
This position closes on December 31 2016. All materials must be received by December 31, 2016.
Applicants should forward their curriculum vitae, a brief statement outlining their research interests and at least 4 letters of reference to Interfolio: https://apply.interfolio.com/39290
University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.