University of Washington School of Public Health
Infectious Disease Epidemiologist Supervisor - Epidemiology & Response Division
Closing Date: September 19, 2017
Posted: September 5, 2017
Purpose of Position: This position will manage core infectious disease surveillance activities at the Department of Health’s, Infectious Disease Epidemiology Bureau (IDEB). The position requires a broad knowledge of infectious disease epidemiology and infectious disease surveillance systems. Incumbent will supervise the Foodborne, and Respiratory Disease Epidemiologists, the Vaccine Preventable Disease Epidemiologist and the Zoonoses Team Lead. This position will lead the Surveillance and Response Unit (SRU) and may coordinate activities of special studies. Incumbent will oversee the work and analysis of the epidemiologists, and guide the activities and operations of the SRU and IDEB team members, as well participate in IDEB on-call epidemiologist activities. This position will lead the internal work group to explore outbreak response improvement and integration of electronic reporting and surveillance systems to improve infectious disease cluster and outbreak detection. This position is a Pay Band 80.