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Faculty Assistant or Associate Professor, Tenure Track - Columbia University

Notice!This listing has expired and should not be applied for.
Full-time position
Closing Date: March 27, 2017
Job #11173
Posted: February 27, 2017

Field of Specialization: Toxicology

Proposed Starting Date: July 1, 2017

Position Description: The Department of Environmental Health Sciences of Columbia

University’s Mailman School of Public Health seeks applicants for 1-2 tenure track

faculty positions at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor, beginning July 1, 2017.

We seek scholars with a doctorate degree in Toxicology and are particularly, but not

exclusively, interested in expertise in neurotoxicology. We are also interested in

scientists working on the microbiome as it relates to environmentally-induced diseases.

The successful candidate(s) will work and collaborate with investigators across the

Columbia University Medical Center to develop a comprehensive research program in

the areas referenced above, and she/he will play a substantial role in our MS, MPH and

PhD educational programs as a teacher and mentor.


Minimum Degree Required: Doctoral degree, terminal professional

Minimum Qualifications: Doctorate degree in toxicology, neurotoxicology,

environmental health sciences, or other related discipline (PhD, ScD, DrPH or MD), with

substantial post-doctoral training and experience in mechanisms of environmental

disease, or cellular, molecular or in vivo models of human disease. A strong publication

record, original and creative long-term research vision and demonstrated excellence in

teaching and mentoring are required. A record of obtaining peer-reviewed funding for

independent research is essential, as is a demonstrated success in working with

multidisciplinary and multi-institutional teams.

How to Apply:

Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, personal research plan, statement of

teaching philosophy, and list of references to the attention of Dr. Joseph Graziano,

Search Committee Chair, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mailman

School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168 th Street New York, NY

10032 using the following link


Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer --

Race/Gender/Disability/Veterans. It is committed to a workforce of faculty and staff that

reflects the diversity and talent of New York City, the larger metropolitan area, and the

nation. it is also committed to a working and learning environment supportive of its

faculty and staff in their pursuit of productive and fulfilling professional and personal