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CUNY Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Environmental, Occupational Geospatial Health Sciences in New York, New York

Job Title: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Environmental, Occupational Geospatial Health Sciences

Job ID: 19594

Location: CUNY School of Public Health

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


The Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy (SPH) is dedicated to providing cutting edge graduate degree programs and to identifying, designing, implementing and evaluating public health initiatives that promote social justice. The mission of the school is to promote public health policies to improve the health of populations. SPH faculty members are recognized leaders in health policy, community health interventions, environmental and occupational health, nutrition, epidemiology and biostatistics, and public health informatics, among other areas. Faculty and students are actively engaged in promoting healthy cities in a healthy world. The SPH is located in a new vertical campus in the heart of Harlem in New York City.

The department of Environmental, Occupational and Geospatial Health Sciences (EOGHS) goal is to identify, explain and mitigate the impact of natural, social, built, food and occupational environments on the health and well-being of populations. The department is part of a NIOSH sponsored ERC and provides training in Industrial Hygiene.

We are seeking a tenured or tenure-track faculty in the Department of EOGHS to teach, strengthen and develop graduate-level training programs. The successful candidate will mentor graduate students, publish high impact research and seek extramural funding with multi-disciplinary research teams. EOGHS faculty are also expected to participate in Department, School and University events and committees.


Ph.D, DrPH, or Sc.D. or equivalent degree is required.

A preferred candidate should have:

  • Doctorate in public health.

  • At least 3 years of faculty teaching experience.

  • Demonstrated track record of excellence in teaching graduate level courses and mentoring graduate students.

  • An outstanding publication record in public health.

  • Active portfolio of extramurally funded research.

  • Demonstrated track record and commitment to applied research in communities, workplaces, health departments, or other non-academic settings.

  • Expertise in environmental health, occupational health or nutrition.


CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.


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Open until filled with review of applications to begin on February 1, 2019


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