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Assistant/Associate Professor of Environmental Health Science

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Review of applications will begin immediately until filled. Application materials should include a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching experience, and the names and contact information of three references (name, address, e-mail address, and phone number). All application materials must be submitted via the university's job portal located at . If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Dr. Jia-Sheng Wang at 706-542-7121 or Please indicate “Assistant or Associate Professor Position” in the subject line.

Position Information

Position Information

Faculty Rank Open Rank (Tenure Track)
Posting Number 2018_00603F
Posting Type
Official Title Open Rank (Tenure Track)
Working Title Assistant/Associate Professor of Environmental Health Science
Title Code 55194
Retirement Plan TRS or ORP
Salary Range
Job Summary

The Department of Environmental Health Science in the College of Public Health, at The University of Georgia, invites applications for a tenure-track position at assistant/associate professor level. The appointment is academic year appointment with an opportunity to supplement salary through external funding. We primarily are interested in the individual with strong academic record in research, teaching, and service in the area of environmental chemistry with focus on studying adverse health effects of environmental chemical toxicants on animals and humans with advanced analytical instruments.

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR ( Please do not contact the department or search committee with such requests.

Minimum Qualifications

For Assistant Professor: Doctoral degree in a discipline related to analytical chemistry, biochemistry, molecular toxicology with minimal postdoctoral training for one year.

Preferred Qualifications

Strong evidence of ability to submit extramural grants proposals, produce and communicate research, excellence in teaching and working with students, and a commitment to cultural diversity are expected. For Associate professor: Strong evidence for acquiring and administering external funding is expected, and the current principal investigator with existing grants is preferred.

Degree Level Doctorate
Posting Date 02/09/2018
Open Until Filled Yes
Closing Date
Appointment Status Regular
Location of Vacancy Athens Area

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Portfolio/Philosophy
  4. Research Portfolio/Philosophy
  5. List of References with Contact Information
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts
  2. Unofficial Letters of Recommendation
  3. Sample Publications