The School of Public Health (SPH) at San Diego State University (SDSU) seeks an Associate Professor or Professor with established expertise in Dissemination and Implementation Science (D&I) in public health. This new faculty member will join a vibrant faculty and school that offers degree programs for undergraduate, masters, and doctoral programs. The faculty member will support the undergraduate and graduate curriculum of the SPH. The SPH is ranked in the top 25 in the nation. See our website https://publichealth.sdsu.edu/ for more information.
Qualifications: Candidates for this full-time, State-supported, tenure-track position (at the Associate Professor or Professor rank) should possess a doctoral degree in public health or other closely related field, with an established and clear track-record in D&I research. The successful candidate should have experience and expertise in developing and applying D&I models, and translating evidence-based interventions to practices and/or policies into address health disparities in real-world settings. The successful candidate will possess strong research capability as evidenced by an appropriate history of or potential for research and publication in top-tier refereed journals. Special consideration will be given to applicants with expertise in system change (including but not limited to organizational and community systems), and/or in areas related to Latino/a/x health, border health, sexual health or cancer. However, we encourage applicants in all areas of D&I research to apply. The successful candidate will teach, develop/maintain an independent program of research, and obtain extramural funding. Additional responsibilities include curriculum development, thesis and dissertation supervision, and field practice supervision.
Internal Number: VPAA 2020/21-21
About SDSU/School of Public Health
The SDSU SPH is ranked in the top 25 public health schools and programs in the nation and third in California. The SPH grants MPH degrees in Health Promotion and Behavioral Science, Epidemiology, Biometry, Health Policy and Management, and Environmental Health; dual MPH/MA degrees in Latin American Studies and Health Promotion, dual MPH/MSW degrees in Health Policy and Management and Social Work, and PhD degrees in Health Behavior, Epidemiology and Global Health, and supports the core curriculum of the CEPH accredited SPH and the undergraduate public health major. See our website https://publichealth.sdsu.edu/ for more information.
San Diego State University’s highly diverse campus community has a student population of approximately 36,000 and approximately 6,000 faculty and staff. SDSU is currently designated as a Doctoral / Research-Intensive University by the Carnegie Foundation. See http://www.sdsu.edu for more information. SDSU is a Hispanic-Serving Institution with a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusive excellence. Our campus community is diverse in many ways, including race, religion, color, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identi...ty and expression, national origin, pregnancy, medical condition, and covered veteran status. We strive to build and sustain a welcoming environment for all.