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Assistant Professor Environmental & Occupational Health
Drexel University

Date Posted Dec. 6, 2018
Title Assistant Professor Environmental & Occupational Health
University Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA, United States
Department Dornsife School of Public Health
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Environmental/Occupational Health

The Department of Environmental and Occupational Health (EOH) at the Dornsife School of Public Health invites applicants for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level. We seek applicants committed to collaborative, interdisciplinary research on the environmental and occupational determinants of health, consistent with the School’s mission of promoting health as a human right, improving health in cities, eliminating health disparities, and promoting health in all policies. We are soliciting applications broadly, from candidates with expertise in any area of environmental and occupational health.

The successful applicant will have a doctoral degree in a relevant field, demonstrate strong potential for securing external funding, and experience in, or potential for, high-quality teaching and mentoring. We value diversity among the members of our Department and School.

Essential Functions:
Teach courses in the Dornsife School of Public Health at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

Advise and mentor graduate students.

Develop an independent program of research and scholarship; lead and participate in the development of grant proposals; author publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Serve on university committees, community advisors boards, and professional groups.

How to Apply: Search for, Assistant Professor Environmental & Occupational Health, requisition number 9346

  • The Department currently offers a Master of Public Health degree in EOH and a Master of Science degree in EOH Sciences. The Department has 12 research, teaching, or clinical faculty from a range of disciplines. Faculty expertise in EOH includes environmental epidemiology, exposure science, industrial hygiene, occupational medicine, injury prevention, occupational health psychology, public health preparedness, and risk communication.

    The Dornsife School of Public Health at Drexel University is a CEPH-accredited School of Public Health in Philadelphia, under the leadership of Dean Ana Diez Roux. Drexel University is the sixteenth-largest private university in the nation, with more than 22,000 students and 8,000 employees.

    Drexel University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, welcomes individuals from diverse backgrounds and perspectives, and believes that an inclusive and respectful environment enriches the University community and the educational and employment experience of its members. The University prohibits discrimination against individuals on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, status as a veteran or special disabled veteran, gender identity or expression, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions and any other prohibited characteristic. Please visit our website to view all University Policies and Workplace Postings.

    Background investigations are required for all new hires as a condition of employment, after the job offer is made. Employment will be contingent upon the University’s acceptance of the results of the background investigation.

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