Chair,Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Drexel University in Pennsylvania

Date Posted July 15, 2014
Type Administrative
Employment Type Full-time

Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Chair, Department of Health Management and Policy


The Drexel School of Public Health invites applications for chair positions in two Departments: Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Health Management and Policy. We seek innovative leaders and scholars to provide vision for expanding departmental research portfolios and educational programs. Candidates must have an outstanding record of scholarship and demonstrated success building a program of externally funded research as well as dedication to and experience in teaching and mentorship. Required qualifications are PhD or equivalent degrees and professional status and scholarship appropriate for a tenured professor.


These leaders will join a diverse, urban school of public health with a unique commitment to public health practice and experiential learning. With the recent arrival of Dean Ana Diez Roux, the School has redoubled its commitment to improving urban health, eliminating health disparities, and conducting policy-relevant research. Drexel University is a top-50 private research university and has been ranked as an “up-and-coming school” in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.


Interested candidates should submit a cover letter describing relevant experience and goals and curriculum vitae to search committee chairs: Yvonne Michael in Epidemiology and Biostatistics ( or Jennifer Kolker in Health Management and Policy ( Confidential informal queries are also welcome.

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