Assistant Professor of Health and Behavioral Sciences

University of Colorado, Denver, Department of Health of Behavioral Sciences
Denver, Colorado
Range set at $75,000-$85,000 per academic year
Closing date
Nov 7, 2021

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The Department of Health of Behavioral Sciences has an opening for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor. We are seeking a scholar with expertise in qualitative methods, who fits with the Department's multidisciplinary focus on health, broadly defined. We welcome expertise in anthropology, ethnic studies, gender studies, psychology, geography, or a related social or behavioral science field that expands the intellectual diversity of our department. The successful candidate will join a faculty active in research, grant-writing, and teaching in a program with a graduate (Ph.D.) degree and undergraduate major in public health (B.A./B.S.). 

This position is a 9-month appointment on the Denver campus with a  4-course per academic year teaching expectation in the department's Ph.D. and undergraduate programs. The normal workload for this position is 40% teaching, 40% research, and 20% service.

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Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID: 23122. Review of applications will begin on November 8, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.



The Health & Behavioral Sciences department is home to an undergraduate program in Public Health, as well a doctoral program in Health & Behavioral Sciences. Our mission is to apply social science theory and innovative research methods to critically address emerging issues in health. We embrace a multidisciplinary approach to integrate social science and biomedical perspectives.

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