Tenure-track Assistant Professor

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Atlanta, GA, USA
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Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University

The Hubert Department of Global Health (HDGH), Rollins School of Public Health (RSPH), Emory University is seeking to recruit a tenure-track Assistant Professor with a specific focus on social and behavioral research in water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH).

The ideal candidate will have expertise carrying out formative research to understand social and behavioral factors associated with WASH-related health disparities and health outcomes; applying behavioral theory to designing WASH-related interventions to improve behaviors and health; and conducting process and impact evaluations of WASH-related behavioral interventions. The candidate should also have a record of leading research to understand the impacts of WASH conditions on underserved populations, specifically among women and girls, and the influence of gender on WASH-related outcomes more broadly.

Candidates should have a PhD with a strong record of academic research and teaching, a robust mixed-methods (qualitative and quantitative) skill set, hands-on experience conducting research in low and middle income (LMIC) settings, a demonstrated capacity to publish and secure external funding, and the ability to be a team player while carving out a distinctive niche in global behavior and gender WASH research. Candidates will teach a qualitative methods and/or analysis class, and thus previous relevant teaching experience is desirable, including experience with online teaching.
Candidates must apply thru the Emory Career website. Link to job posting: https://faculty-emory.icims.com/jobs/28771/asst-professor--tt---department-of-global-health-%28wash%29/job. Alternatively, go to http://www.hr.emory.edu/careers and Search for Faculty Positions using posting number 28771. Applicants must include: 1) a letter addressed to Dr. Christine Moe, Chair of Search Committee describing their interest and relevant background; 2) a curriculum vita; and 3) names of three or more references.