University of California Los Angeles — Open-Rank Professor of Biostatistics

Open-Rank Professor of Biostatistics
University of California Los Angeles

Requisition Number: JPF06950

Applications are invited for an Open Rank tenure-track/tenured faculty position in the Department of Biostatistics in the UCLA Jonathan and Karin Fielding School of Public Health ( We seek an excellent candidate with a strong track record or evidence of outstanding potential for biostatistical methodology research, obtaining external funding, and teaching and contributing to our commitment to diversity and excellence. We are looking for expertise in the broad areas of statistical data science, with applications to diverse areas including, but not limited to, electronic health records; impact of climate change on health; medical imaging; mHealth (mobile health); omics; personalized medicine; and public health.

We welcome candidates whose experience in teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.

The Fielding School of Public Health is located on the main UCLA campus in direct proximity to the other health sciences schools (Medicine, Dentistry, and Nursing), several professional schools, and the College of Letters and Science. The UCLA Department of Biostatistics has a strong history of and commitment to interdisciplinary research and collaboration.

Candidates should hold a PhD or equivalent in Statistics, Biostatistics or a related quantitative field, show evidence of excellence or outstanding potential in teaching and training of doctoral students, a strong record of peer-reviewed publications, and a demonstrated commitment to applications in the health sciences. Faculty appointment level and salary will be commensurate with the candidate's experience and qualifications.

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