IU Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health at IUPUI Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Affairs Applications and nominations for the position of Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Affairs are invited for The Indiana University Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health at IUPUI (FSPH). This position will be responsible for providing visionary leadership and oversight for the School's research operation and faculty affairs as we build our reputation for scholarly and academic excellence, expand our extramural funding base and uphold our commitment to community engaged public health research. The Associate Dean reports to the Dean and serves on the School's Executive Leadership Team. The IUPUI Campus in Indianapolis is the focal point of health professions education at Indiana University. The FSPH offers Council on Education for Public Health accredited PhD and MPH programs and a Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education-accredited Master of Health Administration program. The School also offers Bachelor of Science degrees in Health Services Management and in Public Health. The successful candidate must be qualified for a faculty appointment at the rank of Professor with tenure in one of the School's five departments. Candidates must have a successful record of funded research and peer- reviewed publications in disciplines related to public health. Ideally, the candidate will be nationally recognized for academic and scientific contributions to public health. Experience and leadership in building and maintaining collaborative research teams, in the successful mentoring of faculty pursuing promotion and tenure, in faculty development, in faculty recruitment and retention, and in the development of faculty research programs are preferred. Experience with the development of research infrastructure and research evaluation and productivity enhancement is highly desirable. The FSPH has extensive, well-established collaborations with schools and centers across our campus, as well as in the surrounding community. Especially strong research and educational collaborations are present with the schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry and Science. In addition, other resources on the IUPUI campus contribute to our successes in research; for example, the IU Simon Cancer Center, the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute, and Regenstrief Institute, Inc. Long-standing collaborations are in place with key community entities, including the Indiana State Health Department, the Marion County Health Department and many community organizations. The salary and compensation are nationally competitive and commensurate with experience, including an attractive benefits package. We are committed to building a diverse faculty and encourage applications from minorities and women. Indianapolis is the capital of Indiana and the country's 13th largest city. It is large enough to play host to the Indianapolis 500 (the 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 low cost of living, short commute times, and high quality of life. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, and names and contact information for six references to the Search Committee Chair G. Marie Swanson, Ph.D., MPH, c/o Amanda Baldwin at email@example.com. Inquiries about this position should be sent to Professor G. Marie Swanson at (firstname.lastname@example.org. Indiana University is an EEO/AA employer, M/F, D. For more information about FSPH, visit: www.pbhealth.iupui.edu.
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