Open Positions

ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR (EDUCATION FOCUSED)

The Department of Biostatistics in the School of Public Health at the University of Pittsburgh seeks applicants for a faculty position with primary responsibility for the educational mission of the department and the school. The candidates may also have an interest in methodological and collaborative research. The position may be at the assistant or associate professor level (appointment stream), to begin in fall 2023 or earlier. 

Responsibilities for this position will include 

  • teaching both graduate-level courses and undergraduate courses
  • providing leadership within the department and school on the biostatistics curriculum
  • participating at the national level in biostatistics education forums, and working on collaborative projects in the public health/biomedical field. 

We seek diverse applicants with a Ph.D. degree or equivalent in biostatistics, statistics, epidemiology, data science, biomedical science, or other related quantitative disciplines. New PhDs and postdoctoral fellows are encouraged to apply. 

While the current position emphasizes education, we provide flexibility and opportunity for career growth. If desired, the position can be structured to include a collaborative, consultative, or investigator-driven research component.

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ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

The Department of Biostatistics in the School of Public Health at the University of Pittsburgh seeks applicants for a tenure-track assistant/associate professor position, to begin in fall 2023 or earlier. 

The Department is interested in growing its expertise in: 

  • environmental statistics
  • geographic information systems
    spatiotemporal analysis
  • mobile health
  • data science
  • machine learning
  • causal inference
  • electronic health records
  • imaging
  • microbiome

However, exceptional candidates with other research focuses will also be considered. We are committed to enhancing diversity among our faculty and strongly encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply. 

We seek diverse applicants with a Ph.D. degree or equivalent in biostatistics, statistics, data science, computer science, bioinformatics, or other related quantitative disciplines. New PhDs and postdoctoral fellows are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will be involved with collaborative applied and methodological research, teaching and developing courses, and mentoring students. 

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