The Department of Biostatistics in the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health at IUPUI is looking for scholars who will contribute to our commitment to engage the city, state, nation and beyond through teaching, research and service, in consideration of the rich diversity of our campus and city as we prepare our graduates to enter and lead in an increasingly complex world.
The department is currently recruiting a full-time lecturer. The position is a twelve-month academic appointment with potential for annual reappointment. The candidate's primary responsibilities will include: teaching up to eight courses per year and advising students. The candidate is expected to develop and teach both undergraduate and graduate courses as needed for the department, mentor students and assist with recruiting efforts. The applicant should have a commitment to excellence in teaching and mentoring of students and will be expected to serve on School committees.
The Indiana University Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health is located on the IUPUI campus in downtown Indianapolis. As an urban-serving institution whose commitment to diversity and community engagement is embodied within its mission and vision, IUPUI is a dynamic campus of nearly 30,000 students and more than 8,500 faculty and staff. As an anchor institution within the city of Indianapolis, IUPUI has been recognized for excellence in civic engagement and community partnerships. IUPUI is also the health and life science campus of Indiana University and the focal point of health profession education in the State of Indiana.
Indianapolis is the capital of Indiana and the country's 11th largest city. It is large enough to play host to the Indianapolis 500 (largest single-day sporting event in the world) and the 2012 Super Bowl, but small enough to personify small-town charm. Indianapolis offers superb cultural, educational, sports, and dining opportunities. Residents enjoy an extremely competitive cost of living, short commute time, and high quality of life.
An MS degree or doctorate degree in Biostatistics or Statistics or a closely related field. A track record of teaching at the University level is required. Experience with developing biostatistics curriculum and courses is preferred. The candidate should have excellent written, verbal, and organizational skills.
Department Contact for Questions:
Inquiries about this position should be sent to Barry Katz (firstname.lastname@example.org).
OAA #: IN-PBHL-BIOT19001
Appointment Status: Non-Tenure Track
Internal Number: 7872
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.