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University of Rochester Associate Professor; Assistant Professor - 229508 in Rochester, New York

Associate Professor; Assistant Professor Job ID 229508

Location School of Medicine & Dentistry Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening

Full Time 40 hours Grade 000 Environmental Medicine


The Department of Environmental Medicine at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry invites applications for Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in the tenure track. We are especially interested in candidates with a passion for research focusing on how the environment shapes health and influences disease. Applicants interested in studying mechanisms of toxicity ranging from molecular to systems level, environmental effects on stem/progenitor cells, developmental origins of health and disease, and/or environmental basis for health disparities are particularly encouraged to apply. The Department of Environmental Medicine has a strong tradition of excellence in research and education in a highly collaborative environment. The Department is home to an outstanding interdepartmental NIEHS P30 Core Center and the Rochester Toxicology Training Program, as well as two clinical programs in occupational medicine. For more information about the Department, please visit our website: (website:

Applicants must have a PhD or MD degree (or equivalent), a track record of research accomplishments, and demonstrated interest in tackling significant topics relevant to environmental health and toxicology using state-of-the-art approaches. The successful candidate will be expected to develop and maintain an extramurally funded research program, participate in the teaching and service missions of the Department and affiliated programs, and contribute to collaborations and leading-edge research across disciplinary boundaries. We welcome applicants who embrace and reflect diversity, inclusion and equity in the broadest sense.

Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting #229508 at by submitting a 1) curriculum vitae, 2) a brief statement of your research interests and career goals, 3) one-page description of teaching experience, and 4) contact details for four references. Evaluation of applications will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled. If you would like further information, please contact Dr. Matthew Rand, Associate Chair, Department of Environmental Medicine (

The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. The University believes that a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace culture enhances the performance of our organization and our ability to fulfill our important missions. The University is committed to fostering and supporting a workplace culture inclusive of people regardless of their race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, marital status, age, physical abilities, political affiliation, religious beliefs or any other non-merit fact, so that all employees feel included, equally valued and supported.

The University of Rochester is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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