• NYU College Global Public Health
  • $87,420.00 -133,750.00/year*
  • New York , NY
  • Healthcare - Physician
  • Full-Time
  • 19 W Houston St

Candidates must apply online at the following
Position Description: Chair of the Epidemiology
The College of Global Public Health (GPH) at New York University
(NYU) is seeking applications for the position of Chair of the
Epidemiology Department. GPH seeks an exceptional scholar and
administrator to lead the Department and build its innovative
academic and research enterprise based in New York City and
extending throughout NYU's extensive Global Network University
(GNU) campuses and study-away sites.
The College of Global Public Health
GPH is preparing for the next generation of public health
pioneers with the critical thinking skills, acumen and
entrepreneurial approaches necessary to reinvent the public health
paradigm. The college is devoted to employing a non-traditional,
interdisciplinary model. GPH aims to improve health worldwide
through a unique blend of global public health studies, research
and practice. While NYU has granted degrees in public health for
over 40 years, on June 8, 2015, the Board of Trustees of NYU
approved the formation of our new College of Global Public Health.
GPH became fully accredited by the Council on Education for Public
Health in June 2019.
GPH offers an undergraduate joint-major program collaborating
with 10 majors at other NYU schools. GPH offers the Master of
Public Health degree in one of ten concentrations, including the
full-time, one-year Cross-Continental MPH program and the MPH in
Epidemiology. Doctoral students at GPH receive training in one of
three PhD concentration areas, including Epidemiology. The College
benefits from collaborations with NYU's other renowned schools and
colleges, fostering a unique interdisciplinary approach to address
the most pressing global health challenges. Academics at GPH
encompass some of the leading disciplines in the field of public
health. Finally, GPH offers several certificates including the
fully online Advanced Certificate in Public Health.
Position Summary
In collaboration with departmental faculty, the Chair will serve
as the key administrator responsible for assuring the quality and
growth of departmental programs, as well as the candidate's
academic spheres. The Chair will demonstrate broad command of the
department's key content and methodological areas, exemplary
research and academic achievements, strategic leadership ability,
strong interpersonal and communication skills, and an
entrepreneurial spirit. The Chair will work with faculty and staff
to develop and implement the department's vision; nurture, recruit
and develop high-performance faculty; maintain a collaborative and
transparent atmosphere; and work with other leaders of GPH to
realize the mission of the College.
The Department of Epidemiology includes several centers, labs,
and certificate programs, some closely aligned with Biostatistics.
The result is a distinctive complex of rigorous epidemiological,
statistical and dynamic modeling approaches, including agent-based,
spanning chronic, infectious, vector-borne and environmental health
challenges, informed by social, behavioral, and biological
The successful candidate will be a well-established scholar with
an international reputation, a strong record of external funding,
and a demonstrated commitment to working with an interdisciplinary
and diverse faculty. Finally, and equally important, the individual
will possess a demonstrated ability to foster the educational
mission of the department. Required Qualifications:
Doctoral degree in epidemiology (preferred) or related
Strong and established record of scholarly achievement and
external research
Administrative experience in a university or other

Application Instructions ? applicants must apply online and submit:

Cover letter addressing candidate's philosophy and
qualifications with regard to the responsibilities of the Chair
(including administration, graduate level education, and research)
and vision for the field of epidemiology
Curriculum vitae
Three recent publications
Complete contact information for five references?
Candidates must apply online at the following link:
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
New York University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. New York
University is committed to a policy of equal treatment and
opportunity in every aspect of its hiring and promotion process
without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, pregnancy or
childbirth (or related medical condition), sexual orientation,
partnership status, gender and/or gender identity or expression,
marital, parental or familial status, caregiver status, national
origin, ethnicity, alienage or citizenship status, veteran or
military status, age, disability, predisposing genetic
characteristics, domestic violence victim status, unemployment
status, or any other legally protected basis. Women, racial and
ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender
identity, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are
encouraged to apply for vacant positions at all levels.? The Chronicle of Higher Education.Category: Education, Keywords: Department Chair
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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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