University of Pittsburgh – Assistant/Associate Professor

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Position Title: Assistant/Associate Professor

Duties and Responsibilities: The Department of Human Genetics in the Graduate School of Public Health at the University of Pittsburgh seeks applicants for one tenure-track faculty position at the assistant or associate professor level. We seek outstanding individuals with a commitment to teaching and collaborative research with primary interests in statistical genetics and the genetic epidemiology of complex traits. Responsibilities for this position will be teaching, mentoring trainees, and working on collaborative projects in the public health/health sciences setting.

Position Qualifications: Rank and salary will be determined by the candidate’s credentials. Candidates should have a PhD in genetic epidemiology or related field, several years of experience in the statistical analysis of complex traits, and an interest in the development and application of new methods to the analysis of complex traits. Preference will be given to individuals working in the genetics of craniofacial and dental genetics. The successful candidate will have demonstrated excellence in teaching and mentoring students, and success in securing external research funding, and potential to build collaborative research initiatives.

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Application Information: Candidates should apply electronically by submitting a letter of application, statement of teaching and research interests, curriculum vita, and contact information for three references to Review of applications will begin in August 2018 and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity.
Women and minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply.

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Application Deadline: 08/31/2018