Environmental Health Scientists
Join the faculty of an exciting and growing academic Department of Public Health at Indiana University, Indianapolis Campus. The Indianapolis Campus is the focal point of health professions education at Indiana University, and the School of Medicine is the country's second largest allopathic medical school. It is internationally recognized for excellence in research and teaching.
The Department of Public Health and CEPH accredited public health program is recruiting three highly motivated environmental health scientists to teach public health courses, advise students, conduct research and engage in professional service. The Department of Public Health offers three PhD programs; an MPH program with concentrations in Environmental Health, Epidemiology, Health Policy and Management, Social and Behavioral Sciences, and Biostatistics; and a Master of Health Administration program. The Department also offers a Bachelor of Science in Health Services Management degree and a Bachelor of Science in Public Health degree with a major in Environmental Health Science. The BSPH degree is one of 32 undergraduate programs nationwide that are accredited by the National Environmental Health Science and Protection Accreditation Council. It is the only accredited undergraduate environmental health program in Indiana.
The faculty rank for these positions is open and will be determined based on the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. At least one of the positions will be at the senior level and is well suited for experienced candidates who can provide leadership and vision for the program. Applicants should have a research track record and interests in one or more of the core fields of Environmental Health Science or a related discipline.
The successful candidates will have:
A doctorate in environmental health science or public health with an emphasis in environmental health or a doctorate in environmental science, earth science, industrial hygiene, toxicology, environmental engineering, or related field.
A developing or active program of funded research in environmental health science or related fields.
Teaching experience or strong interest in teaching courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels in areas such as environmental health, air pollution and control, water and wastewater treatment, food safety and sanitation, environmental toxicology, environmental risk assessment, environmental health policy, occupational health and safety, environmental instrumentation and related fields.
Clear evidence of academic scholarship in environmental health sciences or a closely related field.
Review of applications for this tenure track position will continue until it is filled. Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience. We are committed to building a diverse faculty and encourage and welcome applications from minorities and women.
Indianapolis is the capital of Indiana and the country's 11th largest city. It is large enough to play host to the Indianapolis 500 (the largest single-day sporting event in the world) and the 2012 Super Bowl, but small enough to personify small-town charm. Indianapolis offers superb cultural, educational, sports and dining opportunities. Residents enjoy low cost of living, short commute times, and high quality of life.
Applicants should submit curriculum vitae, cover letter and names/contact information of six references in the relevant areas described above. Electronic submissions should be addressed to G. Marie Swanson, PhD, MPH, Associate Vice Chancellor for Public Health, Professor and Chair, Department of Public Health and sent to Amanda Baldwin, Financial Services Coordinator for Administration and Finance, Department of Public Health at firstname.lastname@example.org. Inquiries about the position should be sent to David McSwane, HSD, REHS, Environmental Health Concentration Director at email@example.com.
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Indiana University School of Medicine is the country's second largest allopathic medical school and is internationally recognized for excellence in research and teaching.