Department of Epidemiology is recruiting a non-tenure track faculty
member at the Research Assistant Scientist level. The Department is
situated jointly within the College of Public Health and Health
Professions and the College of Medicine in the new Clinical and
Translational Research Building, facilitating collaborative
multidisciplinary research. Faculty members teach in the MS and PhD in
Epidemiology programs and the Master of Public Health program and
participate in student mentoring. Our current faculty are leaders in
aging, cancer, cardiac, chronic, environmental, infectious, substance
abuse and psychiatric epidemiology. The Department works closely with
the NIH-funded Clinical and Translational Science Institute and is home
to HealthStreet and a Fogarty International Center Training Grant.
position will be supported by NIH-funded projects in behavioral
epidemiology for HIV and other infectious and non-infectious diseases.
The position duties include but are not limited to the following:
preparing new research grants, conducting literature search, performing
data processing, conducting statistical analysis, and preparing
manuscripts for publication.
The University of Florida is located in Gainesville, FL, which has been ranked the Best Place to Live in the US by Sperling and Sander's Cities Ranked & Rated.
The College of Public Health and Health Professions and the College of
Medicine are in the University's Health Science Center, which also
includes the Colleges of Pharmacy, Nursing, Dentistry, and Veterinary
Health. The Health Science Center also partners with the immediately
adjacent UF Health Shands Hospital, and Malcom Randall VA Medical
Center, and the UF Health Science Center Regional campus located in
Jacksonville, FL. Additional major institutes and centers located at the
University of Florida include the Emerging Pathogens Institute, the
Institute of Child Health Policy, the UF Health Cancer Center, the UF
Genetics Institute, the Clinical and Translational Science Institute and
the McKnight Brain Institute, all of which provide state-of-the-art
environments and access to large data sets for faculty collaboration.
|Special Instructions to Applicants:|
Applicants must submit a letter of interest, a CV, and list of references. Review will begin immediately and continue until
the position is filled.
University of Florida is An Equal Employment Opportunity Institution.
If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this
position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at
800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the
US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.
candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring
department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if
a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an
education institution outside of the United States are required to be
evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by
National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which
can be found at http://www.naces.org/.
The University of Florida
is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly
diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.