The National Institutes of Health in partnership with the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics are seeking qualified physicians interested in acquiring credentials and experience to lead genomic medicine research and implementation programs at the NIH, major medical centers, and other organizations.
Public Health Laboratory Science Faculty Search
The George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health seeks faculty members to join in the expansion of vibrant, interdisciplinary research and training programs in the laboratory sciences. We have three tenure-track or tenured faculty positions open at the associate or full professor levels and we seek applicants in areas of public health laboratory sciences including nutrition sciences, molecular and system physiology, epidemiology, health informatics, toxicology and exposure sciences, immunology and infectious diseases, genetics and genomics, microbiology, virology, epigenetics, engineering and systems biology. Faculty members will be expected to engage in teaching, mentoring and service and to establish extramurally funded and internationally recognized research programs.
Basic Qualifications: Applicants must have a PhD, MD, ScD or equivalent in a health sciences related discipline and a demonstrated track record of scholarly publications and extramural funding.
Successful candidates will be appointed in one of six academic departments within the School (Environmental and Occupational Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Global Health, Health Policy and Management, or Prevention and Community Health). Appointment and rank will be commensurate with experience.
The School of Public Health has laboratory facilities in a brand new state of the art Science and Engineering Hall located in the heart of the GW Foggy Bottom campus (see below).
In addition to the expansive laboratory space on campus, many opportunities exist to establish partnerships with university-wide laboratory science initiatives in areas such as computational biology and genomics and with research centers of excellence at GW and in the Washington DC area, including GW’s Virginia Science and Technology Campus, the GW Computational Biology Institute, Children’s National Medical Center, the National Institute of Science and Technology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Janelia Farm Research Campus, INOVA hospital system, the Sabin Institute, Naval Research Laboratory, the Smithsonian, and the National Institutes of Health intramural research programs.
Application Procedure: Applicants should apply at http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/38812, and upload a cover letter discussing specific qualifications and research interests, and a current curriculum vitae.
Review of applications will begin on December 19, 2016 and will continue until positions are filled. Only complete applications will be considered. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.
For further information about the Milken Institute School of Public Health at The George Washington University, please see publichealth.gwu.edu. For questions relating to this opportunity, please contact Milken Institute School of Public Health Office of Faculty Affairs at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.
The Department of Nutritional Sciences in the University of Michigan School of Public Health is seeking candidates for two tenure-track/tenured positions, one position at the rank of Assistant Professor and one open-rank position as Assistant, Associate or full Professor in the areas of Nutrition Epidemiology and Behavioral Nutrition. Job Posting (pdf)
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Biostatistics Position Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
The Department of Epidemiology and Biostastics at the Dornsife School of Public Health at Drexel University invites applicants for a tenure-track/tenured position at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level in Biostastics. PDF of Full Job Description
Job Opportunity Department of Psychology at Michigan State University
The Department of Psychology at Michigan State University is seeking an outstanding scientist for a tenure system appointment in behavioral and statistical genetics at the rank of assistant professor effective August 16, 2017. We seek a scientist with an interdisciplinary line of scholarship and expertise in computational/statistical genetics as it applies to studies of humans. We have a particular interest in scientists with training in twin methods and analyses as well as computational genomics. Candidates should exhibit a strong potential to secure extramural funding and be highly productive scholars and effective teachers for our undergraduate and graduate programs. Candidates must complete an online application at https://jobs.msu.edu/ (posting #4191). Applications should include a CV, statements of research and teaching interests, and three representative reprints. Please also arrange for three letters of recommendation to be emailed to Cathy Garavaglia at: email@example.com (Attn: Behavioral Genetics Search). Consideration of applications will begin November 1st, 2016, and continue until the position is filled. Persons with disabilities have the right to request and receive reasonable accommodation.
MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer and is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Michigan State University is located in East Lansing, MI, with easy access to the state capital, Lake Michigan, and great school districts. MSU is also pro-active in exploring opportunities for employment for dual career couples, both inside and outside the University. Information about MSU’s dual career support can be found at http://miwin.msu.edu/.
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Join your peers at the AAMC’s events designed for early career minority faculty.
September 15-18, 2016
Hyatt Regency San Antonio Riverwalk
San Antonio, TX
Grant Writers Pre-Conference Workshop: How to Improve Your Grantsmanship
Do you intend to submit a competitive proposal for funding? AAMC’s Grant Writers Coaching Group for NIH Awards is designed for faculty who are actively working on a K or R NIH grant proposal. Participants will receive direct hands-on assistance with proposal preparation on -site as well continued support through on-going virtual meetings over a 2-3 month period to strengthen their proposals.
This pre-conference workshop is taking place on Thursday, September 15, 2016 and participation is limited. The deadline for applications is Thursday, June 29, 2016. Apply Now!
Minority Faculty Career Development Seminar: Chart Your Career Path
Come join your peers and academic medicine thought leaders from all over North America for the Minority Faculty Career Development Seminar (MinFac). This professional development opportunity is specifically tailored for early career junior faculty: senior clinical and research fellows, instructors, and assistant professors; and post docs (MD, MD/PhDs and PhDs) approaching or currently at the assistant professor level who aspire to leadership positions in academic medicine. Register Now!
This 3-day program includes:
• Opportunities to build your network through formal and informal networking activities
• Workshops to hone your communication skills and navigate sensitive topics
• Develop skills that can help you achieve appointment, promotion, and tenure in academic medicine
• Advance in core competencies like writing and submitting grants, planning and executing
FEATURED SPEAKERS INCLUDE:
Denice Cora-Bramble, MD, MBA
Executive VP and Chief Medical Officer
Children’s National Medical Center
Darrell Kirch, MD
President and CEO
Association of American Medical Colleges
Decide today to chart your career path, hear from dynamic speakers, and take the next steps forward toward leadership in academic medicine.
Register by August 10, 2016 and Save with the Early Bird Discount.
Register Now. Spaces are limited, and registration will be closed once the seminar is filled.
Registration Process: The registration process for the 2016 Minority Faculty Career Development Seminar includes (a) a letter of support from your department chair, division chief or dean, (b) completion of a pre-seminar survey, and (c) selection of breakout sessions. Please review the Letter of Support Requirements (LOS) in order to upload a LOS as part of the registration process.
Hotel Reservations: Please note that you must register for the seminar prior to booking your hotel accommodations, and you are responsible for booking your own reservations. Reservations must be made by August 24, 2016. Housing information can be found on the meeting website.
Make plans today to join your colleagues in San Antonio, Texas!
If you wish to join an exciting learning collaborative of dissemination and implementation (D & I) researchers, we invite you to apply to our program entitled: Mentored Training for Dissemination and Implementation Research in Cancer (MT-DIRC). We invite applications from doctorally-trained individuals (PhDs, MDs) whose wish to focus on D & I research in the areas of cancer and chronic disease prevention, early detection, and survivorship.
Most of the fellows will be individuals in early career stages, but some will be mid-career scholars who want to pursue D&I research in cancer. Diverse scholars from a range of disciplines are encouraged to apply. Participation in this program is two years. Program includes on-site training June 6th-10th, 2016 as well as continued mentoring during project development. Applications for the training program are due January 11th 2016.
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Professor and Head of the Department of Biobehavioral Health
Work Unit: College Of Health and Human Development
Department: Department of Biobehavioral Health
Job Number: 59351
Date Announced: August 27, 2015
The Pennsylvania State University seeks nominations and applications for the position of Professor and Head of the Department of Biobehavioral Health. The anticipated start date is August 2016, but is open to negotiation.
Job URL: https://psu.jobs/job/59351
The Department of Radiology at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University invites applications for a clinical faculty position in Body Imaging. Position requires fellowship or comparable experience in body imaging (chest, abdomen, pelvis, and vascular imaging) and board certification or eligibility in diagnostic radiology. Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.