Open Positions

Faculty Position (Appointment stream)

The Department of Biostatistics in the Graduate School of Public Health (GSPH) at the University of Pittsburgh seeks applicants for a faculty position with primary responsibility on the educational mission of the department and the school. The candidates may also have substantial interest in methodological and collaborative research. The position may be at the assistant or associate professor level (appointment stream), to begin in Spring 2022 or earlier. We seek outstanding individuals with a strong commitment to education and collaborative research. Responsibilities for this position will include providing leadership within the department and school on biostatistics curriculum, participating at the national level in biostatistics education forums, teaching up to two courses per semester, and working on collaborative projects in the public health/biomedical field. Salary and rank will be commensurate with the candidate’s credentials.

A doctorate in Biostatistics, Statistics, or a closely related field and experience in public health are required. This position is open to new PhDs, postdoctoral fellows as well as more experienced candidates. Candidates should submit a letter of application, a statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, a sample of recent teaching evaluations, a curriculum vita, and a diversity statement. Candidates should also arrange for three reference letters to be submitted, of which at least one letter should emphasize on the candidate’s teaching credentials. A commitment to collaboration with existing GSPH faculty to develop educational programs and commitment to the school's values of respectful dialogue, cultural humility, and promotion of health equity is also essential. Please apply for this position through requisition #21004277 at join.pitt.edu. Review of applications will begin on September 15, 2021, and continue until the position is filled. 

The University of Pittsburgh is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer for Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.

Women and minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply.