The Department of Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan
School of Public Health invites applications from
candidates for a tenure-track faculty position as
assistant/associate professor of epidemiology.
The Department of
Epidemiology at the Harvard Chan School is committed to
enriching the academic experience of our talented
students, with the critical thinking and problem-solving
skills they need to address current and future challenges
in public health and clinical medicine.
candidate will contribute to expanding the department’s
role as a center for epidemiologic research and education.
Areas of focus may include epidemiologic methods,
epidemiology of chronic diseases, epidemiology of
infectious diseases, and clinical epidemiology. The
successful candidate will facilitate departmental
engagement within the Harvard Chan School, Harvard Medical
School, and Harvard teaching hospitals. He/she will be
expected to conduct empirical research in epidemiology and
to participate actively in teaching and in the direction
of training programs.
hold a Ph.D., M.D., or S.D., as well as graduate-level
training in epidemiology or a closely related field, or
have substantial experience with the development or
application of epidemiologic methods. For the purposes of
this position, we take a broad view of closely related
fields as including, but not limited to, such areas as
network science, computational biology or data science
applied to the study of human health outcomes; ecology and
evolution of infectious diseases; public policy; and
health economics. Publication record can be in
epidemiology or a closely related field. The successful
candidate will have demonstrated excellence in research
and teaching in the field of epidemiology, or a closely
The Harvard T.H.
Chan School of Public Health seeks to recruit, develop,
promote, and retain the world’s best scholars. We are
committed to upholding the values of diversity, equity,
and inclusion in our hiring and promotion processes. Women
and individuals from underrepresented racial and ethnic
minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.
For questions or
support with submitting your application, please contact:
Harvard T.H. Chan
School of Public Health
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is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and
all qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,
national origin, disability status, protected veteran
status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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