The Center for Research to Advance Community Health (ReACH) under the Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine at UT Health San Antonio invites applications for faculty positions at the Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor level. Two positions are available. The ReACH Center, directed by Joel Tsevat, MD, MPH, offers a unique environment for inter-disciplinary, collaborative research in a wide range of fields related to population health, health services research, patient-centered outcomes research, and community-engaged research. Opportunities are available for collaboration and affiliations with clinical departments in the Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, and Health Professions, the UT School of Public Health, and Dell Medical School at UT Austin.
Responsibilities of the position will include developing a balanced portfolio of research. It is expected that the faculty’s research program will focus on population health research, health services research, patient-centered outcomes research, community-engaged research, health economics, health decision sciences, T3/T4 translational research, biomedical informatics, biostatistics, epidemiology, or value-based health care. The selected candidates will be expected to serve as principal investigator on externally funded projects and as co-investigator with interdisciplinary research teams. Part-time patient care and teaching opportunities are available to complement research activities.
(1) An earned doctoral degree; (2) a track record and/or strong promise of obtaining peer‐reviewed external funding and publications in the above areas; (3) excellent written and oral communication skills; and (4) a strong work ethic and enthusiasm for team science.
Application materials consist of an online application to include a letter describing qualifications and interests, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for 3 professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.