Old Dominion University invites application for a 10-month full-time, tenure-track faculty position in the School of Community and Environmental Health. Incoming faculty will be expected to maintain an active program of teaching, service and research at school.
Review of applications will begin December 7, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. A complete application will contain a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, unofficial graduate transcripts, statements of teaching philosophy and research interests, and contact information for three references which is to be submitted to: https://jobs.odu.edu/ by clicking on the Faculty and Administrative Opportunities.
Old Dominion University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Required qualifications include:
Candidates for this position must meet the following minimum requirements:
Earned terminal degree (e.g., PhD, ScD) in Public Health or related field
Expertise in research methodology including study design, data interpretation, data management, and data analysis, environment and policy aspects of public health or closely related areas
Demonstrated research independence and strong record of research including refereed journal publications and an established track record in external funded research
Potential for securing new external research funding
Track record of strong community engagement
Excellent oral and written communication skills; the candidate must be able to communicate (in written and oral form) methodological approaches (study design, analysis plans etc.) and research results effective.
Preferred attributes of the candidate include:
Demonstrated experience working with others and across departments or disciplines; Collaborative research potential and experience,
Demonstrated experience in research design, multiple statistical approaches, survey methods, risk communications, economics, planning policy, social justice, vulnerable populations, environment, and sea level rise.
Graduate level teaching experience
Experience advising and mentoring graduate and undergraduate students
Additional Salary Information: Old Dominion University offers an attractive package of benefits including medical and dental coverage.
Internal Number: F0902A
About Old Dominion University
Old Dominion University is a doctoral, research university -high research activity enrolling approximately 25,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The main campus is located in Norfolk, Virginia, which is part of the historic and internationally oriented Hampton Roads metropolitan area, with a population of more than 1.4 million. Old Dominion also operates higher education centers in the nearby cities of Virginia Beach, Hampton, and Portsmouth, as well as distance learning sites across the commonwealth. Programs are also broadcast to Navy ships at sea. A pioneer and acknowledged leader in the application of technology to deliver programs, Old Dominion currently is gaining a worldwide reputation for its modeling and simulation program, and has set a goal of becoming a Top 100 public research university.
Old Dominion University has an annual operating budget in excess of $543 million, an endowment of $185 million, and an annual research volume of $96 million. Currently, 41 doctoral, 56 master’s and 66 bachelor’s degrees are offered in liberal arts and sciences, business, education, engineering and technology, and health sciences.