Overview

The Department of Health Sciences at Rutgers University-Camden Campus invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level to start in Fall 2023.
Candidates should have expertise in health sciences and have a PhD or comparable degree currently or by the start date. Applicants may have a disciplinary affiliation with public health, psychology, public policy, sociology, neurobiological science, health economics or other related fields.

This position is part of a cluster of 6 hires to be made over 3 years in support of our newly developed doctoral program in Prevention Science. The Prevention Science and Health Equity cluster is supported by funds from the Presidential Faculty Diversity Initiative at Rutgers University (https://diversity.rutgers.edu/faculty). Applicants should describe how their work relates to Prevention Science (www.npscoalition.org/prevention-science).

Teaching responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate courses in health and prevention sciences (e.g., Introduction to Health Sciences, Social Determinants of Health) as well as classes focused on the candidate’s area of expertise. Further, ability and interest in teaching graduate-level methodology and statistics courses in Prevention Science should be described by candidates.

Rutgers-Camden is a diverse, research-intensive campus of 6,000 students located in Camden, New Jersey, directly across the Delaware River from Philadelphia. Our campus is classified as a “Doctoral University: High Research Activity” (R2) institution by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, and it emphasizes civic engagement. As a designated Minority Serving Institution, we particularly seek faculty who can connect with our diverse student population (over 50% racial/ethnic minorities and over 25% first-generation college students).
The teaching load for research active faculty is 2-2, and salaries and benefits are competitive.

Review of applications will begin October 21, 2022 and continue until a suitable candidate is found. Questions related to recruitment of this position can be directed to Dr. Charlotte Markey, Chair of Search Committee, via email at chmarkey@camden.rutgers.edu.

Rutgers is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The University and Department seek an active, culturally diverse faculty of the highest caliber. Women and members of historically underrepresented minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.