Department of Epidemiology

Faculty Search

The UCLA Department of Epidemiology is actively recruiting for two state-funded tenure-track or tenured Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Epidemiology the first specializing in non-communicable disease epidemiology, the second with a dedication to teaching epidemiologic methods.

The Fielding School of Public Health is located on the main UCLA campus in direct proximity to the other health sciences schools (Medicine, Dentistry, and Nursing), several professional schools, and the College of Letters and Science. The UCLA community has a strong history of and commitment to interdisciplinary research and collaboration. The Department also has strong research and training relations with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health and national and international institutions.

Successful candidates must have a doctoral degree in Epidemiology or related field, a strong track record in teaching and training of pre-and/or post-doctoral students, peer-reviewed publications, and a demonstrated commitment to public health. Faculty appointment level and salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s experience and qualifications.

The deadline for applications to be submitted is October 15, 2017 but the search remains open until the position is filled. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2018. Informal inquiries may be submitted to