News Date: Wednesday, July 13, 2022 - 09:15
Assistant/Associate or Professor of Clinical Population and Public Health Sciences-Addiction Science and Health Behavior
APPLYKeck School of MedicineFacultyLos Angeles, California
The University of Southern California Department of Population and Public Health Sciences (DPPHS) and Institute for Addiction Science invites applications for an open-rank faculty position. We seek a faculty member with expertise in addiction and behavioral science to join the Health Behavior Research Division of DPPHS and contribute to USC’s research and teaching mission. We are interested in outstanding applicants from all areas of human addiction research, although, we especially encourage applications from those with expertise in applied statistics and/or can complement existing strengths in tobacco product use, adolescent substance use, health disparities, and the intersection of substance use and other health behaviors. Expectations include taking collaborative and leadership roles in scientific manuscripts, grant applications, multi-investigator scientific teams, contributing to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and mentoring postdoctoral, doctoral, masters, and undergraduate trainees. The candidate will also have the opportunity to teach undergraduate or graduate courses within DPPHS. This multi-disciplinary department of behavioral scientists, epidemiologists, environmental health scientists, and biostatisticians has a long history of conducting innovative externally-funded research and currently holds active research centers on tobacco, obesity, and other public health issues. The candidate will also become a member of the USC Institute for Addiction Science (ias.usc.edu). This multi-school academic unit involves 80 addiction scholars across 8 USC schools and supports collaborative trans-disciplinary research, education, and community engagement focused on understanding and reducing addiction. The Institute offers seed funding, specialized research facilities, and other resources designed to advance addiction science. Please upload a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, description of research and teaching interests, a statement outlining previous and potential future contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion, three representative reprints, and three letters of reference to: Adam Leventhal, USC Institute for Addiction Science, email@example.com. We will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue until the position is filled.
USC values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. The University of Southern California strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Members of all genders, racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply