Assistant Professor to Associate Professor - Research
- Saint Louis University - Dept of FM
- St. Louis, MO 63110
- Faculty, Research, Professor
- Job type
- Salary commensurate with experience
Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, healthcare
and service, is seeking applicants for a full-time faculty position in Family and Community Medicine,
beginning as soon as the position is filled. Appointment at the rank of Associate Professor is preferred,
though candidates at the Assistant Professor with at least 2 years of experience and full Professor level
will be accepted for review.
We seek a PhD with a strong track record in research and scholarship in the fields of family medicine or
primary care health services with research interests in one or more of the following: behavioral health,
substance abuse, pain management, trauma, access to care, comparative effectiveness, collaborative
care, clinical epidemiology, or patient centered outcomes is sought. This faculty position will be
expected to develop an independent research program through external grant funding, lecture in the
School of Medicine, mentor faculty, residents and students in their research, and contribute to
supporting other activities in the Division of Research as needed. Demonstrated ability to manage
multiple research projects, conduct data analysis and supervise support staff is preferred. A strong
publication record and experience as a funded principal investigator is strongly desired.
Although there are no regular teaching assignments for this position, periodic lectures will be
required. Current funded projects representing partial salary support is desired, though research
faculty are not required to cover 100% of salary from grants. Department support will be available to
permit faculty to mentor students, residents and junior faculty.
Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience. Please submit application at http://jobs.slu.edu.
Application must include a curriculum vita, example of scholarly work, and cover letter describing
research area of interest and any plans for the future. In addition to applying online, applicants may
send these materials to Jeffrey Scherrer, PhD, Professor and Research Division Director, Department of
Family and Community Medicine, 1402 South Grand Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63104, or via email to
email@example.com. Phone calls with questions are welcome, 314-977-8480.
Saint Louis University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors. We welcome and encourage applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (including disabled veterans). If accommodations are needed for completing the application and/or with the interviewing process, please contact Human Resources at 314-977-5847.