Associate Professor or Professor

Description: Associate Professor or Professor

Family and Community Medicine at the University of Missouri seeks a tenure-track faculty member to join our collaborative research enterprise with a dedicated infrastructure that includes research librarians and research support staff. Experienced primary care researchers (MD, DO, PhD or other doctoral degree) will find alignment with current department research efforts in chronic disease care, geriatrics, end-of-life care, health information technology, health promotion, tobacco control, and patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR). The department has an online Master’s program in Academic Medicine, providing excellent opportunities to mentor talented junior faculty and engaging graduate students. Consider joining our departmental group of creative and collaborative federally-funded researchers in a community with excellent schools and stimulating cultural activities.

The University of Missouri is committed to building a culturally diverse and inclusive community. The broad range of life experiences, values, cultural practices and perspectives in our community establishes an institutional foundation for innovative learning and discovery. Successful candidates should share this commitment. Applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds are strongly encouraged.

Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

MD, DO, PhD or other doctoral degree is required. Candidates should demonstrate success in acquiring external funding, collaborating on interdisciplinary research, and effective mentoring and teaching diverse junior faculty and students. This a Mission Enhancement position, which provides long-term support for the successful candidate's research and/or salary.

For additional information about the position, please contact:
Steven Zweig, MD, MSPH c/o Rebecca Wehrman
Curtis W. and Ann H. Long Department of Family and Community Medicine
University of Missouri-Columbia
M228 Medical Sciences Building; DC032.00
Columbia, MO 65212
Email: wehrmanr@health.missouri.edu
Phone: (573) 882-6970 or fax (573) 882-9096

This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.

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