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Department Chair/Rollins Professor position at Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University

Department Chair/Rollins Professor
Behavioral Sciences and Health Education
Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University

Rollins School of Public Health (RSPH), Emory University, seeks a leader with background in behavioral or social sciences, health education or related area to serve as Chair of the Behavioral Sciences and Health Education Department (www.sph.emory.edu/cms/departments_centers/bshe/).   Applicants should have a PhD, MD, DrPH, or equivalent and qualify as tenured full professor.  The Chair, appointed Rollins Professor of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education (supported by a school endowment), will contribute to excellence in the Department by furthering its missions of research, teaching and service on the interaction of biological, behavioral, social, cultural, and historical processes as they contribute to health/well-being of populations.  The successful candidate will have administrative experience, an active research program, and an effective, collegial approach to academic leadership. Visit (http://www.sph.emory.edu/media/BSHE_Chair.pdf) for more information.

Applicants should send letter of interest accompanied by CV by email to:  Dr. Paige Tolbert, Search Committee Chair c/o Laura Lloyd, RSPH, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd. NE, Atlanta, GA  30322 (lmlloyd@emory.edu).  Applications will be kept confidential and references will not be contacted without permission. 

Start date is negotiable and salary commensurate with qualifications. Interviewing will start early Fall, 2013, and continue until position is filled.  Emory posting #35137BR.

Emory is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Applications from Women and Underrepresented Groups are Encouraged