Infectious Diseases Epidemiology

Sunday, November 4, 2012
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Open Rank
Job Institution: 
University of Michigan
Job Description: 

The Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, invites applications for an open-rank, tenure-track faculty position in Infectious Disease Epidemiology, with a focus on virology. The successful applicant is expected to have or develop a laboratory research component within a population health context, nationally or globally. The Department of Epidemiology has highly successful masters, doctoral, and postdoctoral training programs to which the successful applicant will be expected to contribute. Appointment will be made commensurate with experience. The University of Michigan is internationally recognized for its research on infectious diseases and offers many opportunities for interdisciplinary collaborations and involvement with research centers throughout the University including: Center for Molecular and Clinical Epidemiology of Infectious Disease, Center for the Study of Complex Systems, and Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health. In addition, collaborations are possible with scholars in various other units, including: the Departments of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, Microbiology and Immunology, Pediatrics, and Internal Medicine, among others. To apply, please provide: a statement of current and future research plans, teaching philosophy and experience, complete curriculum vitae, and names of three potential references. Send to: Infectious Diseases Epidemiology Search Committee, Department of Epidemiology, 1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-2029 or electronically to Stacy Babcock