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Research Assistant Professor

Buffalo, New York ~ February 11, 2019

The Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health (EEH) in the School of Public Health and Health Professions (SPHHP) at the University at Buffalo (UB) is recruiting an outstanding candidate for a state funded, 12-month, non-tenure track Research Assistant Professor position. We seek a candidate with expertise in the areas of the epidemiology of healthy aging, women’s health, or obesity, and/or in epidemiologic methods.
The faculty member will be expected to be involved in a combination of scholarship, teaching, and service. The successful candidate must vigorously pursue a research program, be a publishing scholar with peer-reviewed publications, generate extramural funding, teach, and provide service to the institution and the profession.
The University’s SPHHP is one of the only schools in the country to include both public health and health professions, providing faculty and students with unique opportunities for collaboration. For more information on UB SPHHP, please visit: http://sphhp.buffalo.edu/.
The University at Buffalo is the State University of New York’s largest and most comprehensive research-intensive university and is its primary center for professional education and training. We are accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and are a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities. UB provides a rich environment for collaborative interdisciplinary research with faculty within the SPHHP, as well as with faculty at other schools located in the Academic Health Center (Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Dental Medicine, Pharmacy and Nursing), and faculty outside of the Academic Health Center, such as Social Work, Law, Architecture and Planning, Engineering and Applied Sciences, and others.
Buffalo is the second-largest city in New York State and is located on the shores of Lake Erie, upriver of the majestic Niagara Falls. Known locally as the “City of Good Neighbors”, Buffalo has been named as one of the best cities in the US in which to live. The city is undergoing a renaissance, with a rapidly growing economy, vital academic health sciences center, and affordable cost of living. Buffalo-Niagara is a region of 1.2 million people, world-class art galleries and museums, a comprehensive city-wide system of parks and green space, a vibrant theater and music community, and major and minor league sports teams. For more information about the city and the region, 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.

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