Assistant/Associate Professor

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Assistant/Associate Professor
Department Family Medicine - 31500
Pay Grade
Job Category Faculty
Job Summary

Reports to the Research Division Director. This position will support the Department of Family Medicine with research and research-related activities. Specific duties will include mentoring other faculty and residents, and developing research within the department to strengthen and enhance department research productivity. The new hire will be expected to maintain his/her own research program, and engage in teaching activities. Area of research specialization is open, but should be related to primary care health issues. The new hire will work collaboratively with department faculty to support all department research activities.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

An experienced researcher is sought, with a developed program of research, and a strong track-record of external funding and publication. Mentoring and teaching experience is also expected. The new hire will ideally have a background in rural health, translational research, and program evaluation. Strong writing skills and verbal communication skills are essential, as are expertise in statistics and research methodology. The new hire should be competent in the use of technologies related to health research, including word processing, presentation, database management, and statistical software.

Required Qualifications

PhD in health- related field

Preferred Qualifications

PI of at least one federally funded grant and a strong history of peer-reviewed publication


Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F00042P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? Yes
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside funding source? No
Open Date 05/23/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

A CV and cover letter is required for this position

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents