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Assistant-level Faculty Position in Epidemiology
University of Southern Mississippi

Company Information: Founded in 1910, The University of Southern Mississippi is a comprehensive doctoral and research-driven university with a proud history and an eye on the future. As one of only 34 institutions in the nation accredited in art, dance, music and theatre, we are a haven for creativity and artistic expression. A dual-campus university, Southern Miss serves students on campuses in Hattiesburg and Long Beach, in addition to five teaching and research sites in Mississippi. We are among U.S. News & World Report’s most popular universities and recognized by The Princeton Review for our commitment to sustainability. Our Center for Undergraduate Research affords our students meaningful research opportunities, and as a proven leader in innovation, we conduct transformative research that translates into real-world solutions. In the classroom or lab, on the playing field, or in the performance hall, we strive to have a positive impact not only on our students, but also the world around us. Further information is found at

Position Title: Assistant-level Faculty Position in Epidemiology

Duties and Responsibilities: Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate students in a variety of courses in the areas of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Environmental Health; providing academic advisement to undergraduate and graduate students; conducting research leading to refereed publications; and participating in service at the community, university, and departmental level.

Position Qualifications: Candidates must hold a doctoral degree (Ph.D. or equivalent) at the time of appointment in epidemiology or a related discipline. The Department of Public Health seeks candidates whose research, teaching, and/or service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and inclusion in higher education. The successful candidate will demonstrate exceptional potential for engaging in effective teaching and research.

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Application Information: To ensure full consideration, complete application materials should be submitted to the Southern Miss website at (job posting #0004706) by December 31, 2017. Questions should be directed to Dr. Hwanseok Choi at

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Application Deadline: 12/31/2017