Posting Information Position Information Position TypePermanent Faculty Working TitleResearch Assistant ProfessorPosition NumberAppointment TypeFacultySalary RangeFull-time/Part-timeFull-Time PermanentIf part-time, hours per weekFTEVacancy IDFAC0002856Posting Open Date07/12/2019Application DeadlineOpen Until FilledYesProposed Start Date10/01/2019Position Summary The Division of Infectious Diseases at the UNC School of Medicine is recruiting for a Research Assistant Professor to work with the MACS (Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study)/WIHS (Women’s Interagency HIV Study) Combined Cohort Study ; a collaborative, multi-center, longitudinal study, funded by the National Institutes of Health, designed to comprehensively investigate the natural history and progression of HIV infection in men and women in the United States.
This faculty member will be expected to conduct original research to evaluate the relationship between disease outcomes and social determinants, such as poverty, income inequality, and health insurance.
Duties include, but are not limited to, carrying out independent work, making presentations regarding his/her research, publishing research results in peer-reviewed journals, participating in grant proposal preparation, and interacting with faculty, postdoctoral scholars, and graduate students.
This position offers a competitive salary, benefits, access to internal support and travel support to research conferences.
Educational Requirements PhD in Epidemiology required Qualifications and Experience Experience and expertise with advanced statistical methods, excellent writing and other communication skills, research productivity as evidenced by scientific publications, and a strong interest in HIV research.
Candidates with strong methodological background will be preferred.
Equal Opportunity Employer The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Special InstructionsQuick Link http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/165823 Department Contact Information Department Contact Name and TitleMiranda PennachiDepartment Contact Telephone or Emailmpennachmed.unc.eduContact Information If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to facultyrecruitmentunc.edu.
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