We are seeking two (2) tenure track faculty positions at the
Assistant/Associate Level. The successful candidates will join a
University-wide multidisciplinary team of public health faculty and
be part of the Department of Community Health and Health Behavior (
CHHB ), in the School of Public Health and Health Professions.
These are 12-month, hard money (i.e., New York State funded)
appointments. Area of expertise is open, but areas of particular
interest include social determinants of health/health disparities,
health equity, addictions, aging, and physical activity.
We are open to candidates with a strong record in academia and
research in community health, health behavior, or a related field.
CHHB is committed to developing an excellent and diverse community
of scholars and students engaged in research, education and
service. Applications from individuals who will contribute to that
diversity, including underrepresented groups, are encouraged. The
Department of Community Health and Health Behavior administers a
PhD, MS and Masters of Public Health ( MPH ) in Community Health
and Health Behavior and an Individualized MPH with focus areas in
health equity and addictions. The Individualized MPH is offered in
both traditional in person format as well as a fully online
version. For more information about the department, see http://sphhp.buffalo.edu/chhb
The School of Public Health and Health Professions ( SPHHP ) offers
programs at every degree level and is the home to departments of
biostatistics, community health and health behavior, epidemiology
and environmental health, exercise and nutrition sciences, and
rehabilitation science. It is one of only a few schools across the
country that includes both health-related professions and public
health. It has a diverse student body which it is actively engaged
in supporting. The School has an energetic equity, diversity and
inclusion council and provides professional development
opportunities in inclusive pedagogy and other equity-related
issues. Faculty and students engage in research and community
activities designed to improve the health of populations,
communities, and individuals. Faculty in the School also engage
with the University at Buffalo Community Health Equity Research
Institute. Visit UB Jobs: ( https://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu/
) to view this and other available positions in the SPHHP . For
more information about the school, visit: http://sphhp.buffalo.edu
The University at Buffalo (UB) is a research-intensive institution,
the largest and most comprehensive of the campuses of the State
University of New York ( SUNY ) with over 30,000 students and
full-time 1,600 faculty. Opportunities exist for interdisciplinary
collaboration both within SPHHP and UB and with other outstanding
research centers in the region. As the flagship university in the
SUNY system, UB is ranked in the top 35 public universities by U.S.
News and World Reports and has been a member of the elite
Association of American Universities ( AAU ) for over 25 years. The
University has a comprehensive equity, diversity and inclusion
strategic plan and leadership dedicated to actualizing this plan at
the vice-provost level and across all schools. It is launching a
focused effort to hire more faculty of color. Buffalo is the second
largest city in New York State and is located in the Western region
on the shores of Lake Erie, upriver of the majestic Niagara Falls.
Western New York is an ideal place to live and work. Buffalo – the
City of Good Neighbors – is a big city with a rapidly growing
economy, vital academic health sciences center, outstanding public
schools, and modest cost of living.
Buffalo-Niagara, a region of 1.2 million people, is home to
world-class art galleries and museums, a comprehensive citywide
system of parks and green space designed by renowned landscape
architect Frederick Law Olmsted, a vibrant theater and music
community, and major and minor league sports teams. These are just
a few of the wide array of cultural and recreational elements that
make Buffalo a great place to work, study and live. For more
information, please see: http://www.buffalo.edu/about_ub/the-buffalo-niagara-region.html
. University at Buffalo is an affirmative action equal opportunity
employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply
including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
· An earned doctorate degree in community health, health behavior,
public health discipline or a related field or an MD/DO.
· Record of high-quality peer-reviewed scientific publications
consistent with rank.
· Record of or potential for extramural research funding consistent
· Excellence in teaching or evidence of potential in teaching.
Experience in successful mentoring or evidence of potential to
mentor graduate students.
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