Northwestern University — Assistant or Associate Professor, Center for Health Information Partnerships

The Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, and the Center for Health Information Partnerships (CHIP) at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine seek a full-time tenure track Investigator at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor. 

The mission of the Center for Health Information Partnerships (CHIP) is to bring people, communities, and data together to enable everyone to live their healthiest lives. Utilizing new ways of thinking, innovative methods, and interdisciplinary partnerships, we aggregate and analyze health information across institutions and disciplines to positively affect individual and population health. CHIP has a vision for “information-driven health for all.” 

Responsibilities include maintaining a research program as an independent investigator, collaborating with other interdisciplinary biomedical and/or public health research teams, both internal and external to the University, advancing the mission and values of the University and CHIP, and maintaining a clinical practice (as applicable). 

Qualified candidates will hold a MD and be board certified/board eligible OR hold a PhD in a bioinformatics related field and have an established sponsored research funding portfolio. Salary is commensurate with experience. 

Preferred areas of research focus include data integration, data quality, record linkage, and privacy preserving methods. 

The start date is negotiable and the position will remain open until filled. 

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Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.