Associate Professor or Higher (Open Rank) (Tenure Track/Tenured)

  • Columbia University, Environmental Health Sciences Department
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Aug 18, 2021
Full time Environmental Studies

Job Description


The Department of Environmental Health Sciences of Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health seeks applicants for 2 tenure track/tenured faculty positions at the level of Associate Professor or higher. We seek scholars with a doctorate degree in environmental health (or related field) who are particularly interested in and have demonstrated expertise in environmental justice, environmental health inequalities, climate and energy justice, and related fields. In addition, Columbia University is committed to increasing diversity and inclusion of underrepresented groups; the applicant should describe how their current work demonstrates commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, or how they will contribute to it in the future. The successful candidates will work and collaborate with investigators across Columbia University to develop a comprehensive research program in the areas referenced above, and they will play a substantial role in our MS, MPH, and PhD educational programs as instructors and mentors.

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Minimum Degree Required: 

Doctorate degree in environmental health sciences, epidemiology, toxicology, sociology, or other related discipline (PhD, ScD, DrPH, or MD).

Minimum Qualifications: 

A strong record of engaging in community-directed research and practice, publishing in peer-reviewed journals, a record of original and creative long-term research vision, and demonstrated excellence in teaching and mentoring are required. A strong record of peer-reviewed funding for independent research and of demonstrated success in leading multidisciplinary and multi-institutional teams are essential.

We welcome applications from investigators with established research programs.

Preferred Qualifications:

Excellent communication skills and collaborative skills. Mathematical skills valued.

Application Details

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply through this link:

 Associate Professor or higher (Tenure Track/Tenured) – RAPS: 00002569


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