Assistant/Associate Professor of Non-communicable Diseases and Global Health

Harvard School of Public Health in Massachusetts

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted May 5, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Global Health and Population at the Harvard School of Public Health seeks candidates for the position of Assistant or Associate Professor of Non-communicable Diseases (NCDs) and Global Health. This is a tenure-track position, with the academic rank to be determined in accordance with the successful candidates experience and accomplishments.

The department seeks candidates to expand its research on NCDs such as cancer, cardiovascular disease, stroke, mental illness or diabetes, in a global health context. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a program of field research in low and middle income counties. The candidate will also play a central role in the departments teaching programs. Overseas travel for fieldwork is envisaged.

Harvard University seeks to find, develop, promote, and retain the worlds best scholars. Harvard is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged.

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Candidates will hold a doctoral degree in epidemiology, demography, economics, public policy, global health, or related disciplines, with a demonstrated expertise and interest in conducting quantitative studies and mixed methods. Prior field research experience in Africa or Asia is highly desirable.

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