Assistant Professor – INVEST

Website Northeastern University Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Bouvé College of Health Sciences at Northeastern University invites applications for a cross-disciplinary tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning academic years 2023-24 or 2024-25. This position is part of the new university INVEST initiative to hire brilliant faculty across all demographics of society. Candidates who are completing their PhD or at an early stage of their postdoctoral training are encouraged to apply to this innovative tenure-track faculty appointment.

The research area for this new position is open to candidates studying topics across the many diverse disciplines within the broad umbrella of global health. Some of the broad categories of research currently being done at the two schools within Bouvé College participating in this hiring opportunity are listed here:

  • School of Nursing: Behavioral and Translational Science of Self -Management, Health and Technology/Data – mHealth interventions and wearable devices, Global Health, Perioperative anesthesia safety, Cancer care, Health Equity, Health Disparities and Social Justice, Healthy Aging and transitions of care, Mental Health, Simulation in professional education, Neuro cognition – Sleep deficiency and drug use.
  • School of Community Health and Behavioral Sciences: Behavioral and Translational Science of Addiction, Biostatistics, Digital Health, Global Health, Environmental Health & Justice, Epidemiology, Exercise Science, Immigrant Health, Nutrition, Occupational Health, Health and Technology/Data, Health Equity and Social Justice, Health Services/Health Policy Research Healthy Aging, Program Evaluation, Public Health/Population Health, Public Mental Health, Social Epidemiology, Violence and Trauma.

INVEST Candidates will be expected to utilize data-driven and theory-based approaches, including advanced quantitative and qualitative methods, to illuminate issues in global health, public health, and clinical care. Opportunities to collaborate with scholars and/or affiliate across colleges are available in diverse disciplines across our global campuses and many institutes, such as the John D. O’Bryant African American Institute, Institute of Race and Justice, the Health in Justice Action Lab, the Institute of Health Equity and Social Justice Research, the Global Resilience Institute, among others. This faculty member will have opportunities to teach across the department’s undergraduate and graduate programs.

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