The Department of Epidemiology and Community Health at the New
York Medical College School of Health Sciences and Practice
invites applications for a faculty position at the Assistant
or Associate Professor level. We are particularly interested
in candidates with interest in the areas of: mixed-methods
research; community-based health assessment, program planning
and evaluation; and behavior change/health promotion. Other
desirable areas of interest include health communication,
health education and health disparities.
Candidates will be expected to teach graduate students
innovative and fully integrated models of research and
practice. Candidates are expected to participate in research
and scholarship, advise and mentor students, and participate
in faculty citizenship.
Opportunities exist to collaborate with over 10 local health
departments, numerous community-based organizations, faculty
in our Centers of Excellence in Disability and Health,
Long-term Care, Disaster Medicine, Childrenís Environmental
Health, and Advanced Research Support, and academic
departments in the Schools of Health Sciences and Practice and
Medicine at New York Medical College.
Candidates must have a doctoral degree in Behavioral Science,
Health Promotion, Community Health or a related discipline.
Successful candidates should have strong communication skills,
experience working with community-based organizations, a
record of scholarly accomplishments, and will be expected to
develop an externally-funded research program.
New York Medical College is located on a suburban NY campus in
the intellectually vibrant northeast corridor close to the
cultural and scientific resources of New York City. This
location enhances the educational and research opportunities
afforded by the regionís diversity and the Collegeís historic
and broad involvement with socially, economically, and
ethnically diverse populations.
New York Medical College, founded in 1860, is one of the
nationís oldest private medical and health sciences
educational institutions. Since 2011, the College has been a
member of the Touro College and University System.
Applications will be considered on an ongoing basis. Send a
letter stating your interest in the position, curriculum vita,
a copy of two scholarly works and contact information for
three references to:
Barbara Greenberg, MSc, Ph.D., Chair
Department of Epidemiology and Community Health
New York Medical College
Valhalla, NY 10595
Applications may be submitted electronically to:
New York Medical College is an equal opportunity employer that
seeks a faculty as diverse as its student body and the
communities it serves.
Accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).