The University of Texas Health  Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health invites applications to fill a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor level in El Paso. The position available is affiliated with the Center for Community Health Impact, a newly established research center at the El Paso Regional Campus.



Position Key Accountabilities:



This successful candidate will be responsible for building and leading a research program in community health related to metabolic health, healthy eating, and active living.


Ideal candidates will have experience being part of multidisciplinary research teams in community health. Candidates should have an earned doctoral degree with an emphasis in areas such as translational research, implementation science, biostatistics, nutrition, exercise science, obesity, epidemiology, or health promotion/behavioral science. An established track record of research publications and external research funding is required.


Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Academic rank, salary, and tenure will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the candidate.


Interested candidates should access the following link to complete the online application: https://uth.referrals.selectminds.com/?oif_login=success.  Please submit a letter describing qualifications and interests, curriculum vita, and contact information for three professional references. Address correspondence(s) staff coordinator Mark Shaw mark.a.shaw@uth.tmc.edu. Address questions to Dr. Leah Whigham, Search Committee Chair (Leah.D.Whigham@uth.tmc.edu  915-975-8517).


This is a security-sensitive position and thereby subject to Texas Education code §51.215. A background check will be required for the final candidates.