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Tenured Faculty Position: Health Equity Scholar

Department of Health Policy and Management

The Department of Health Policy and Management in the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health is seeking applicants for a tenured faculty position at the Associate or Full Professor level who is a nationally recognized population health researcher recognized for his/her work on vulnerable populations, broadly defined, including focus on low income, ethnic minority, and other underserved groups.  We are particularly interested in individuals with expertise in population-focused social, behavioral, and policy relevant research; social and health policy and program evaluation; community-partnered research; comparative effectiveness; and implementation and dissemination science.  Applicants must have a strong record of peer-reviewed publications and demonstrated capacity to secure extramural funding for research.

 For a more detailed job description and information on how to apply, please visit: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF01917.

 Review of applications will begin on June 30, 2017, and the Search Committee will consider applications until the position is filled.

 The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.

 We value candidates whose experience in teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. Women and underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply.

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Epidemiology

Tenure-track or tenured Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Epidemiology

The UCLA Jonathan and Karin Fielding School of Public Health is undertaking a search for a state-funded tenure-track or tenured Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Epidemiology (https://epi.ph.ucla.edu). We seek an outstanding candidate with a strong track record and dedication to teaching epidemiologic methods and who is recognized as a distinguished scholar in epidemiology. The candidate will have an active research portfolio and a history of successful external funding. Since its inception, the UCLA Department of Epidemiology has established itself as a leader in epidemiologic theory and methods, applied epidemiology, and public health. We are looking for a candidate with dedication to teaching and training the next generation of epidemiologists in areas such as, but not limited to, risk modeling, prediction, causal inference, and big data analyses.

For a more detailed job description and information on how to apply, please visit: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF02682

The deadline for applications to be submitted is October 15, 2017 but the search remains open until the position is filled. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2018. Informal inquiries may be submitted to episearch@ph.ucla.edu.

UCLA is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.” Women and underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply. Consideration will be given to candidates whose experience in teaching, research or community service has prepared them to contribute to diversity and excellence.

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Non-Communicable Disease Epidemiology

State-funded tenure-track or tenured Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Epidemiology

The UCLA Jonathan and Karin Fielding School of Public Health is undertaking a search for a state-funded tenure-track or tenured Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Epidemiology (https://epi.ph.ucla.edu). We seek an outstanding candidate with an active research portfolio in non-communicable disease epidemiology (preferably in the areas of cardiovascular and/or metabolic disease, obesity, or aging epidemiology) and a history of successful external funding, consistent with career stage. The successful candidate should have a strong track record and dedication to teaching epidemiologic methods in his or her specialty area and beyond. Since its inception, the UCLA Department of Epidemiology has established itself as a leader in epidemiologic theory and methods, applied epidemiology, and public health. We are looking for a candidate with excellence in research and dedication to train the next generation of epidemiologists. The candidate should have experience with applied public health, epidemiologic field work, and establishing of prevention programs.

For a more detailed job description and information on how to apply, please visit: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF02743

The deadline for applications to be submitted is October 15, 2017 but the search remains open until the position is filled. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2018. Informal inquiries may be submitted to episearch@ph.ucla.edu.

UCLA is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.” Women and underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply. Consideration will be given to candidates whose experience in teaching, research or community service has prepared them to contribute to diversity and excellence.

Community Health Sciences Department Chair & Professor

Tenured Faculty Position in the Department of Community Health Sciences

The UCLA Fielding School of Public Health (FSPH) seeks applicants for Professor and Chair of Community Health Sciences (https://chs.ph.ucla.edu/). We seek an outstanding candidate who can provide exceptional leadership for the department’s faculty and students, and who is a distinguished scholar. Successful candidate must have a doctoral degree in community health, public health, a social science field, or a related field. S/he also should have a strong track record of high-quality research, publication, extramural funding, training of pre- and/or post-doctoral students, demonstrated commitment to public health, and effective leadership skills. Salary commensurate with candidate’s experience and qualifications. Submit applications by December 15, 2016 to receive full consideration. Anticipated start date is July 1, 2017. We expect appointment to be at the level of Professor with tenure.

UCLA is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy (http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct). For complete position announcement, see https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF02645

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor for Work and Health

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor for Work and Health Joint in the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health Dept. of Environmental Health Sciences and in the School of Nursing 

The School of Nursing (SON) and the Department of Environmental Health Sciences (EHS) in the Fielding School of Public Health at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) seek to fill a joint tenure track position. The position comes with state-supported salary.  (Job#JPF02488). 

Research: Candidates should be scientists who have, or demonstrate exceptional promise for development of a focused research program relevant to occupational health. Research and professional expertise in one or more of the following areas: job exposure and health risk assessment, ergonomics, psychosocial risk factors, work organization, mental health, cardiovascular health, musculoskeletal health, workplace safety and injury prevention, disability prevention, chronic disease management, work/family balance, health policy and management, epidemiologic research, and total worker health.

Teaching: The incumbent will provide interdisciplinary professional academic training to nursing and public health students as well as to trainees in the CDC/National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health training grant housed in the Southern California Education and Research Center (SCERC).  The SCERC provides academic training in occupational health nursing, industrial hygiene, occupational medicine, and occupational epidemiology. The SCERC partners with the state-funded Center for Occupational and Environmental Health (COEH).  

Requirements: a doctoral degree in public health, environmental health, nursing, medicine, industrial hygiene, health policy/ management, psychology, epidemiology, or related field and relevant professional experience. Strong publication, research funding, and teaching/training records commensurate with career level. 

We encourage people from all academic ranks to apply. After establishing their teaching and research program, applicants will be eligible for various leadership positions in the SCERC and its programs.  

Applications, including CV, statement of research, statement of teaching, and the names and contact information of 3- 6 references, should be submitted to: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF02488 

Review of applications will begin October 18 and will remain open until the position is filled. 

UCLA is located in Westwood Village, one of the most beautiful urban areas of Los Angeles. UCLA is recognized as one of the leading universities in the US. The UCLA School of Nursing, ranked among the top schools of nursing nationally, has a strong commitment to the Occupational Health Nursing Program. The School of Nursing offers programs leading to baccalaureate, masters and doctoral degrees. Masters and doctoral training in industrial hygiene are offered in the EHS department and doctoral training in occupational epidemiology in the Department of Epidemiology. The Fielding School of Public Health houses two well-funded centers dedicated to worker health (COEH and SCERC). The SCERC in partnership with COEH also facilitates collaboration with the Labor and Occupational Health and Safety Program (LOSH), and Health Policy and Management faculty at UCLA in supporting local and global initiatives to promote worker health and safety and to reduce occupational health disparities. 

UCLA welcomes and encourages diversity and seeks applications and nominations from individuals of diverse backgrounds, including race, ethnicity, and gender. Individuals with a history of mentoring students from under-represented groups and those with a commitment to supporting diversity and equal opportunity in education, research and creative activity are invited to apply. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy (http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct)

Requests for information should be sent to the co-chairs of the search committee: Wendie Robbins at wrobbins@sonnet.ucla.edu and Niklas Krause at niklaskrause@ucla.edu.