Associate or Assistant Professor of Global Health
The Department of International Studies in the School of Global and International Studies at Indiana University Bloomington invites applications for a tenure-track position as associate or assistant professor of global health, commencing August 1, 2015. We are seeking an interdisciplinary scholar who investigates environmental, social, economic or political conditions injurious to human health, and policies or actions to mitigate those conditions undertaken by state and nonstate actors, including intergovernmental organizations and civil society.
Applicants will be joining a thriving multidisciplinary community in one of the nation’s leading centers of innovation in public health. Applicants should demonstrate broad theoretical interests, active research agendas with the promise of publication in high quality venues, proficiency in appropriate research methods, and in-depth knowledge of at least one region in the world or a well-grounded comparative approach. In addition to maintaining an impressive research program, the holder of this position must possess strong teaching credentials. She or he is expected to teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels on general and specialized topics in global health. Scholars with strong methodological skills will also have opportunities to teach courses in quantitative, qualitative, or formal methods of research. Applicants should have or expect to receive a doctoral degree by August 2015.
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. To ensure full consideration applicants must submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, contact information for three references, copies of research publications and course syllabi, and teaching evaluations (if available) by November 3, 2014. Applications will be considered until the position is filled, however.
Applicants seeking appointment as associate professor must also supply names and contact information for three additional scholars (total of six) who may be contacted for references.
Interested candidates should review the job requirements and submit application materials online at http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/1091.
Questions regarding the position or application process should be directed to William Rasch, Department of International Studies, Woodburn Hall 300, 1100 E. Seventh Street, Bloomington, IN, 47405-7110 or firstname.lastname@example.org.