Tenure Track Faculty Positions in Global Health Infectious Diseases

The Department of Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases is seeking to hire two full-time faculty at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor who are conducting research on infectious diseases that impact resource-poor countries and underserved populations.  The Department is interested in candidates with diverse interests that may include epidemiology, field, translational and laboratory research, vector-borne diseases, and the processes by which infectious diseases contribute to health inequities.

Research opportunities and collaboration at the School of Public Health include long-standing research and training programs in Russia, Uganda, Kenya, Colombia, South Africa, Malaysia, Peru and Brazil, as well as the Fogarty Global Health Equity Scholars Program, the T32 Training Program in Parasitology and Vector Biology, the Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS (CIRA) and the domestic CDC-supported Emerging Infections Program.  Additional opportunities include the Interdepartmental Program in Microbiology, the Section of Infectious Diseases at the School of Medicine, the Yale Institute for Biospheric Studies, the Yale Climate and Energy Institute, and the Global Health Justice Program at the Schools of Public Health and Law.

Successful candidates will be expected to develop an independent research program, mentor MPH and PhD students, and teach a course at the masters/doctoral level.  Applicants should have a doctoral degree in epidemiology, medicine, veterinary medicine or a related field by the start of the appointment and evidence of a promising scholarly career through publications.

Review of applications will commence on September 10, 2013 and continue until successful candidates are identified.  Applicants are asked to prepare pdf files that contain a letter of interest which includes a research statement, a curriculum vitae and copies of recent publications, and to submit an online application at:


For additional information and inquiries, please send an email to the search committee chair,
Dr. Christian Tschudi, Professor of Epidemiology at emd.search@yale.edu.  For additional information on the Yale School of Public Health, please visit: www.yale.edu/ysph.

Yale University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.  Yale values diversity in its faculty, students, and staff and especially welcomes applications from women and underrepresented minorities