The Department of Biostatistics in the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health at IUPUI is looking for scholars who will contribute to our commitment to engage the city, state, nation and beyond through teaching, research and service, in consideration of the rich diversity of our campus and city as we prepare our graduates to enter and lead in an increasingly complex world.
The department is currently recruiting a full-time lecturer. The position is a twelve-month academic appointment with potential for annual reappointment. The candidate’s primary responsibilities will include: teaching up to eight courses per year and advising students. The candidate is expected to develop and teach both undergraduate and graduate courses as needed for the department, mentor students and assist with recruiting efforts. The applicant should have a commitment to excellence in teaching and mentoring of students and will be expected to serve on School committees.
The Indiana University Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health is located on the IUPUI campus in downtown Indianapolis. As an urban-serving institution whose commitment to diversity and community engagement is embodied within its mission and vision, IUPUI is a dynamic campus of nearly 30,000 students and more than 8,500 faculty and staff. As an anchor institution within the city of Indianapolis, IUPUI has been recognized for excellence in civic engagement and community partnerships. IUPUI is also the health and life science campus of Indiana University and the focal point of health profession education in the State of Indiana.
Indianapolis is the capital of Indiana and the country’s 11th largest city. It is large enough to play host to the Indianapolis 500 (largest single-day sporting event in the world) and the 2012 Super Bowl, but small enough to personify small-town charm. Indianapolis offers superb cultural, educational, sports, and dining opportunities. Residents enjoy an extremely competitive cost of living, short commute time, and high quality of life.
An MS degree or doctorate degree in Biostatistics or Statistics or a closely related field. A track record of teaching at the University level is required. Experience with developing biostatistics curriculum and courses is preferred. The candidate should have excellent written, verbal, and organizational skills.
Inquiries about this position should be sent to Barry Katz (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Competitive salary commensurate with experience, including an attractive benefits package.
Applicants should submit a cover letter summarizing their related experience; a copy of their curriculum vitae; and names with contact information for at least three references. Electronic submission of all application materials is required and can be done online at: http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/7872
Applications will be reviewed as received. The desired start date is August 1, 2019. The position will remain open until filled. The salary and compensation is nationally competitive and commensurate with rank and experience, including an attractive benefits package. We are committed to building a diverse faculty and welcome applications from minorities and women.