The Center for Pharmacoepidemiology and Treatment Science (PETS) at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey invites applications for a research track faculty position in pharmacoepidemiology (Associate or Full Professor). We are seeking an exceptional and established researcher, with a strong commitment to collaborative work and graduate teaching, who shows the ability to be a leader in the field of pharmacoepidemiology. Successful candidates will have an established track record of publications and funding commensurate with their career stage. PETS is committed to building a strong, energetic cohort of researchers and teachers in pharmacoepidemiology who are dedicated to academic excellence and research that improves the health and wellness of individuals and populations. The faculty member is expected to function as a full core faculty member within PETS and the Institute for Health, Healthcare Policy, and Aging. In addition to their appointment at PETS, applicants will receive adjunct academic appointments at Rutgers University as relevant to their background, potentially including but not limited to the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Jersey Medical School, and/or the School of Public Health. The faculty member's effort will be dedicated to extramurally funded pharmacoepidemiology research and the PETS Center. The position is full-time research track and coterminous with full extramural grant funding.. The candidate for this position is expected to be fully extramurally funded at the time of hire and throughout the duration of employment.
Minimum Education and Experience:
The ideal candidate will have: -A doctorate degree and doctorate-level training in pharmacoepidemiology, epidemiology, or related disciplines (or a clinical degree with Master's level training in these fields). -Full extramural funding at the time of hire. -A strong track record of peer-reviewed journal articles. -A research focus in the field of pharmacoepidemiology.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
-Excellent organization, research, planning, project management, and problem-solving skills. -Ability to interact effectively and sustain relationships with investigators, colleagues, and partners at multiple locations -A demonstrated ability to provide leadership in a line of research and to collaborate across multi-disciplinary teams -Enthusiasm for contributing to and expanding an innovative program in pharmacoepidemiology research and training
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Posting Number: 19FA2603
Location: Rutgers University - New Brunswick
Internal Number: 107639
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