Open May 27th, 2021 through Saturday, Jun 26, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
The Department of Health, Society, and Behavior at the University of California, Irvine Program in Public Health seeks an Associate Professor in Residence with research and teaching experience in health disparities and social determinants of health. Examples of expertise include community influences on mental health, program evaluation, behavioral interventions, or substance use prevention. The candidate should have experience in both qualitative and quantitative methods.
Duties will include:
• Conduct health disparities, social determinants, or health equity focused research funded by extramural sources
• Graduate and/or undergraduate course lecturing
• Research mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students
• Collaborative research projects
Preference will be given to candidates who have external funding in areas compatible with the current focus of the department. The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the teaching and research programs of the department as well as perform departmental service consistent with their assignment. This is an Academic Senate position.
Requirements: 1) PhD in Public Health or related field; 2) current awarded extramural funding for research in areas of interest; 3) proven track record of teaching public health classes; 4) at least 5 years of professional research/teaching/academic experience since doctoral training.
Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. The Program in Public Health recognizes the value of diversity in its faculty and strongly supports UCI’s mission for equity and inclusiveness. We are committed to ensuring accountability, providing training and education, conducting responsive research and building sustainable partnerships. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants must have the demonstrated ability to work with a diverse group of colleagues and to teach and mentor a diverse student body.
Application Procedure: To apply, please log onto UC Irvine’s recruitment site located at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF06811
Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for this position:
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Statement of Current and Future Research Plans
- Statement of Teaching
- Contact information for three references
- Statement of Inclusive Excellence Activities - This is a separate statement that addresses past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence that will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.
UC Irvine is one of ten campuses of the highly regarded University of California system. With approximately 30,000 students, 1,300 ladder-rank faculty members, a highly ranked medical school, and over $500 million per year of extramural grant funding, our campus offers a wealth of opportunities for research collaboration and is ranked among the top 10 public universities in the US. Established in 2003, our rapidly growing Program in Public Health offers BA, BS, MPH, and PhD degrees in a variety of emphasis areas. More information is available on our web site at http://publichealth.uci.edu/.
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. A recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity, UCI is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, supports work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is dedicated to broadening participation in higher education.
Candidate must hold PhD or DrPH, or equivalent
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Research
Teaching Statement - See our guidance for writing a reflective teaching statement.
Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. See our guidance for writing an inclusive excellence activities statement.
Authorization to Release Information Form - A reference check will be completed only if you are made a tentative offer to a Professor or Professor of Teaching series, at any rank. Download, complete, sign, and upload the form: https://ap.uci.edu/wp-content/uploads/AuthReleaseForm.pdf
Misc / Additional (Optional)
- 3-5 required (contact information only)
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.