Rutgers School of Public Health is seeking a Professor/Associate Professor tenure track or tenured in Urban-Global Public health with a focus on Global Public Health. Qualified candidates must have a PhD or equivalent. Additional requirements include a strong record of scholarly achievement, sustained extramural research funding as Principal Investigator, experience in teaching and mentoring a new generation of public health researchers, evidence of community engagement, and a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, justice, and anti-racism.

The ideal candidate will enhance our School’s strengths in global public health.

The faculty member shall:

  • Lead a rigorous, externally funded research program;
  • Engage in scholarly activity including publications and presentation of research results at the national and international levels;
  • Teach coursework as well as mentor students and early career faculty;
  • Service to and with the department, school, university, and communities/populations we serve;
  • Understands and adheres to RBHS compliance standards as they appear in RBHS (legacy UMDNJ) Corporate Compliance Policy and Code of Conduct and Conflict of Interest Policy
  • Successful applicants will have:

·       A strong record of publications in Peer Reviewed Public Health Journals

·       A sustained record of major extramural research funding as Principal Investigator

·       Experience teaching at undergraduate and/or graduate level

·       Experience mentoring masters and doctoral students as well as early career faculty

·       Evidence of professional community service

·       Strong written and oral communication skills

·       Evidence of a commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, justice, and antiracism


About Rutgers School of Public Health

The School of Public Health is located on the Rutgers University-New Brunswick and Newark Campuses in New Jersey. It is university policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all its employees and applicants for employment regardless of their race, creed, color, national origin, age, ancestry, nationality, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, disability status, liability for military service, protected veteran status, affectional or sexual orientation, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing), or any other category protected by law.  As an institution, we value diversity of background and opinion, and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training. compensation, pay, fringe benefits, layoff, termination or any other terms and conditions of employment.

The mission of the Rutgers School of Public Health is:

To advance health and wellbeing and prevent disease throughout New Jersey, the United States, and the world, by preparing students as public health leaders, scholars, and practitioners; conducting public health research and scholarship; engaging collaboratively with communities and populations; and actively advocating for policies, programs, and services through the lens of equity and social justice.

The CEPH-accredited Rutgers School of Public Health offers multiple master and doctoral degrees, dual-degree, certificate, and articulated BA/BS-MPH degree programs across 4 departments. Applicants will find a wide range of collaborative experts within the School (sph.rutgers.edu) and Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS; rbhs.rutgers.edu).   Rutgers is located at the center of the Boston to Washington, DC corridor, with access to New York, Philadelphia, and the Atlantic Ocean beaches within an hour.