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    School of Medicine & Public Health/Population Health Sciences
    University of Wisconsin, Madison

    The Department of Population Health Sciences in the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health invites applications for a faculty position in the area of genetic/genomic epidemiology with a focus on social genomics. This position is the final of three hires in Social Genomics as part of the UW-Madison's interdisciplinary Cluster Hiring Initiative. Faculty in the Social Genomics cluster, along with additional UW-Madison researchers, form the Initiative in Social Genomics, one of the largest and most innovative groups of researchers pursuing topics in social genomics in the world.

    Research responsibilities: Develop and maintain a vigorous, cutting-edge, highly visible, and interdisciplinary research program that specializes in integrating genomic epidemiologic methods within the social, behavioral, and/or health sciences. Research programs may include (but are not limited to) innovative uses of polygenic scores and gene-environment/behavioral interactions involved in health and disease.

    Teaching responsibilities: teach one Population Health Sciences course per academic year.

    Education requirements: PhD or other doctoral level degree in Epidemiology or a related discipline.

    Required qualifications: Candidates must combine genetic/genomic epidemiology and social/behavioral health in their research. Relevant areas of methodologic expertise include, but are not limited to, polygenic scores and gene-environment/behavioral interactions involved in health and disease.

    How to apply: Please apply here. Apply by April 6, 2023, to ensure full consideration. However, applications may be considered after this date until the position is filled.

    Contact: Brittany Brown (Huser),, 608-265-2978

    About Madison, WI: Madison is the state capital, situated on an isthmus with lands surrounding four scenic lakes, and is frequently cited as one of the best cities in which to live. It offers an excellent environment for families, and a wide variety of cultural and recreational opportunities. Learn more about living in Madison here, and explore the UW-Madison campus virtually here.


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