Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health — Biostatistics Tenure-Track Position

The Department of Biostatistics at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is seeking an outstanding researcher and committed educator with interests in any area of biostatistics or data science to join our tenure track faculty. Candidates should have a PhD or equivalent in statistics, biostatistics, or a comparable field. Rank of appointment will be commensurate with experience. New PhDs and recent postdoctoral fellows are encouraged to apply. As we seek to cultivate a diverse faculty, women and under-represented minorities are particularly encouraged to apply.

The Johns Hopkins Department of Biostatistics, founded in 1918, was the first degree-granting department of statistical science in the US and has ranked among the best throughout its history. The Johns Hopkins Health Institutions (Schools of Public Health, Medicine, and Nursing, and the Johns Hopkins Hospital) are among the top worldwide and provide a research environment in which energetic faculty can achieve scientific excellence. Today, the Department comprises 23 tenure track faculty members, 21 research track faculty members, 15 postdoctoral fellows, 42 PhD students, and 21 master degree students. Faculty and students are jointly engaged in the development and application of state-of-the-art methods to address a wide variety of substantive issues arising at the laboratory, clinical and population levels. Departmental working groups specialize in causal inference; survival, longitudinal and multivariate methods; genetics and genomics; aging; environmental research; spatial statistics; neuroimaging; wearable computing; personalized health and data science. The department also hosts a data science laboratory and is actively engaged in educational innovation.

The Johns Hopkins University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to recruiting, supporting and fostering a diverse community of scholars. The Johns Hopkins University is a smoke-free environment and drug-free workplace.

Interested applicants should apply online at Please upload the following: cover letter, CV, contact information for three references, a statement of research interests and goals, a teaching statement, and two manuscripts or articles representing your most important work. Application questions should be addressed to Mary Joy Argo, Academic Administrator, at

In-person interviews are scheduled to commence in January 2018.