DIVISION OF MEDICAL AND POPULATION HEALTH SCIENCES EDUCATION AND RESEARCH
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE
The Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (HWCOM) is currently seeking candidates for a full-time Assistant Professor position within the Division of Medical and Population Health Sciences Education and Research, Department of Translational Medicine. The Assistant Professor will be mostly responsible for teaching research methodology to medical students, mentoring medical students in their curricular research projects, advising students in study design and on the effective implementation of their research training experience. Duties will mainly take place at our Modesto Maidique Campus (MMC) but may also involve community-based activities related to epidemiology, biostatistics, and data management activities. The qualified candidate will be involved in grants and research activities by leading and/or participating in grant writing and research proposals submission seeking external funding. In addition, the selected candidate will collaborate in administrative activities and will work closely with the FIU HWCOM affiliated clinical centers, contributing to the orientation, training, and coaching for HWCOM clinical partners through participation in student research activities.
Minimum qualifications include an MD with graduate training such as a Master’s or doctoral degree in epidemiology, biostatistics or health research. Preferred qualifications include prior experience mentoring medical or other graduate students on how to conduct clinical or population-based health research and teaching medical or graduate students in large class sessions.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID 523644 at https://facultycareers.fiu.edu/and attach letter of interest and curriculum vitae in a single pdf file. Candidates will be requested to provide names and contact information for at least three references (previous supervisors) who will be contacted as determined by the search committee. To receive full consideration, applications and required materials should be received by June 7, 2021. Review will continue until position is filled.
FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.