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The Department of Preventive Medicine at the University of Southern California invites applications for a tenured or tenure track faculty position as Associate or Full Professor. The successful candidate is expected to bring or develop an externally funded research program in environmental health. Current areas of growing research activity include air pollution, developmental origins of health and disease (DoHaD), biological markers, and the exposome. Expertise in early life and placental biology, measurement of biomarkers, and mechanistic approaches as applied to environmental health sciences is desired. The department has a leading research group in environmental epidemiology and biostatistics, with an active and well-funded program in environmental health effects research and particular expertise, in addition, in cancer epidemiology and in methodological research on environmental and genetic epidemiology. A dynamic and diverse group of investigators in the Southern California Environmental Health Sciences Center offers opportunities for a wide range of research collaborations with investigators at UCLA and other southern California institutions. Opportunities exist for leadership roles, teaching and mentoring of graduate students.
Candidates should have a demonstrated publication and funding record and leadership within the field of environmental health commensurate with stage of career. Collegiality, resourcefulness and motivation are highly desirable characteristics of the successful candidate. Please send curriculum vita, a brief summary of research interests, and names and contact information for three individuals who are familiar with academic accomplishments to:
Frank Gilliland M. D. , Ph. D.
Director, Southern California Environmental Health Sciences Center and Hastings Professor Department of Preventive Medicine Keck School of Medicine University of Southern California
2001 N. Soto St.
Los Angeles, CA 90089
Email: Gillian@usc. edu
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*Requisition ID:* 2002113
*Position ID:* P01456932
*Academic Title:* Associate or Full Professor Tenure Track or Tenured
*Department:* Preventive Medicine
*Location:* Health Sciences Campus
*Employment Type:* Full-Time
*Employment Terms:* New
*Quicklink for Posting:* http://jobs. usc. edu/postings/55466