Biomedical Informatics Assistant Adjunct Professor Position
The Department of Public Health Sciences in collaboration with the Healthy Aging in a Digital World initiative seeks an exceptional faculty candidate with experience and interests in conducting research in biomedical informatics with a focus on consumer health informatics and gerontology at the rank of Adjunct Assistant Professor. The ideal candidate will be an emerging leader who demonstrates research expertise and ability to develop a funded research program in technology for healthy aging in home and community. Candidates should have deep expertise in research methods in consumer health informatics and experience utilizing information systems and models applicable to older adult populations in home and community environments.
UC Davis has extraordinary capabilities for applied research and practice in consumer health informatics, including world-class schools of health, centers dedicated to technology and social engagement, and colleges of engineering. Located in Sacramento, the capital of California, UC Davis has considerable involvement in state efforts to increase access to health care regardless of location or socioeconomic status. Successful applicants will join a dynamic faculty within the UC Davis Schools of Health focused on research, education, and the practical application of informatics to gerontology and health promotion in older adults.
Application Procedure and Deadline:
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled through June 30, 2020. However, for full consideration, please go to: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF03406 to submit your cover letter, CV, statement of research, statement of contributions to diversity, and names of three references by March 16, 2020.
Undergraduate Lecturer Position
The Department of Public Health Sciences (PHS) at the University of California, Davis invites applications for a 60%-time Lecturer position to teach the core courses required for minor in PHS for undergraduate students (SPH 102, SPH 104, SPH 113, SPH 190). These courses span the academic year and provide rigorous training in the health sciences to prepare students to analyze the complex issues surrounding population health
The appointee will be expected to assume a central role in in the teaching of Introduction to Human Epidemiology (SPH 102), Global Health (SPH 104) , Health Disparities in the US (SPH 113), and Topics in Public Health (SPH 190), coordinated within curricula that are delivered in PHS.
This position will have a start date of March or April 2020.
For full position description and application information please use the recruit link here.
The criterion for appointment is evidence of teaching excellence and expertise in public health practice. Applicants must possess an MPH degree from a CEPH-accredited institution in any public health specialty (e.g., general public health, epidemiology, health services, health promotion, etc.). A minimum of five years’ experience in public health practice, such as in a local or state health department or a non-profit organization, is required. University level teaching experience is highly desired, as is familiarity with distance education technologies.
Application Procedure and Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled through 6/30/2020. These positions are covered by a collective bargaining agreement.
UC Davis is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff, and students.
There are currently no postdoctoral positions open within the department.
Please visit UC Davis Health Jobs online for open positions and application information.