The Florida State University College of Medicine,
Department of Behavioral Sciences and Social Medicine (BSSM) seeks
candidates for a Full Time, Tenure Track Faculty position at the
Assistant or Associate Rank. The applicant should have
either a PhD in the social or behavioral sciences or public health,
MD, or comparable degree. The Department of Behavioral Sciences and
Social Medicine is committed to hiring a diverse faculty, and thus
scientists from all backgrounds, especially backgrounds
underrepresented in science and medicine, are strongly encouraged
to apply. The successful candidate will be expected to
develop/continue an independent line of research as indicated by a
strong record of publications and extramural funding (commensurate
with their rank) and participate in teaching medical students.
We are seeking to expand our research programs focused on
development, testing, implementation, or dissemination of
behavioral interventions, including health services research.
Although specific topic of research is open, we are seeking to
complement existing programs related to health equity,
maternal-child and lifespan health, mental health (including
neuromodulation) and substance use, neurodevelopmental disorder and
aging as well as chronic conditions and infectious disease such as
HIV. Our department seeks candidates whose work aligns with
the college of medicine mission, which emphasizes patient-centered
care for the underserved and community-engaged research.
Candidates will also be expected to engage in medical
education. Opportunities for engaging in clinical work are
available but not required. Candidates who study
minority and/or medically underserved populations are especially
encouraged to apply. As a community-based medical school, the
FSU College of Medicine is particularly well-suited for conducting
research in primary care and community settings. For more
information about the department, please see our website: http://www.med.fsu.edu.
FSU values diversity and is An Equal
Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran
Employer. Applicants of all backgrounds are encouraged to
apply. Applicants should send a cover letter, curriculum
vitae, and the names of three references to: Georgia Arnold,
Department of Behavioral Sciences and Social Medicine, at
firstname.lastname@example.org. Electronic materials are
preferred, but paper materials may be sent to the College of
Medicine, Florida State University College of Medicine, 1115 W.
Call St., Tallahassee, FL, 32306-4300. If qualified and interested
in a specific job opening as advertised, you will need to also
apply with Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a
current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service. Applicants
are required to complete the online application with all applicable
information. Applications must include education details even if
attaching a Vita. Review of applications will begin immediately and
will continue until the position is filled.
FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be
accessed at: https://hr.fsu.edu/sites/g/files/upcbnu2186/files/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdf.
Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated
tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior,
owned or managed by Florida State University. This
policy applies to all Florida State University students,
employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external
This position requires successful completion of a criminal
history background check. The background check will be conducted as
authorized and in accordance with
University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.