Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Department of Community Health Systems
University of California, San Francisco
December 4, 2017
San Francisco, California
Higher Education Institution
University of California, San Francisco School of Nursing Department of Community Health Systems Assistant/Associate/Full Professor
The Department of Community Health Systems announces a search for a ladder rank tenure track faculty position. We are seeking a scientist with an established research program to strengthen and expand our current research portfolio in any of the following areas:
Population Based Chronic Disease Management
Primary Prevention of psychological, physiological, social, environmental and occupational factors influencing population health and inequalities in health
Population based interventions using technology and/or informatics
Bio-Behavioral Processes – mechanistic research to elucidate the pathways relevant to the etiology and course of chronic health problems (e.g., epigenetics, inflammatory or neuroendocrine processes)
The candidate must also have research methods expertise in one or more of the following areas: quantitative/qualitative/mixed methods research, community-based participatory research, health services research, implementation science, longitudinal cohorts or large data analytics.
The candidate will be expected to collaborate with faculty in other departments within the School of Nursing as well as across the campus. Candidates should be academically prepared to teach in the School of Nursing doctoral program and contribute to teaching in the master’s program.
Major Areas of Responsibility:
Developing/establishing a program of research in Community Health that is synergistic with emphases of the department and/or other organized research units on campus
Teaching and advising masters and doctoral students in nursing and sociology
Disseminating research knowledge and engaging in professional activities at local, regional, national and international levels
Contributing to service and the leadership and direction of UCSF, the School of Nursing and the Department of Community Health Systems
Applicants must have a PhD or equivalent terminal degree in nursing or a related field at the start of the appointment. Preference will be given to candidates with a sustained record of extramural funding for research in one or more of the areas listed above and a strong peer-reviewed publication record. Although not required for this position, formal training as a Adult Nurse Practitioner is desirable.
A complete application will include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research, statement of teaching, copies of 2 key publications, and three reference contacts.
UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: JPF01696
About University of California, San Francisco
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and high-quality patient care. It is the only UC campus in the 10-campus system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.