Positions in the University of Maryland School of Public Health
Current faculty, staff and graduate assistant positions in the School of Public Health are listed on the UMD eJobs site. Here are some faculty and staff positions open as of October 2018.
Systems Administrator, School of Public Health (Best consideration date: October 19, 2018)
The Systems Administrator will administer the school’s website and assist in scoping, developing, deploying, and maintaining the school’s computing systems. S/he will be responsible for assigning and troubleshooting roles and permissions on multiple systems; coordinating campus hosting of the school’s website and other assets; contributing to data security protocols; documenting and developing training materials for users of various systems; and, setting up, maintaining, and troubleshooting systems and services in Windows and Linux ecosystems.
Graphic Designer and Creative Media Coordinator, School of Public Health (Best consideration date: October 15, 2018)
The University of Maryland School of Public Health (SPH) seeks an experienced, talented graphic designer and creative media coordinator to join our communications team and support the marketing and communications goals of the school.
The ideal candidate should have a solid foundation of professional experience in graphic design for print, web, social media and email and be a self-motivated, inspired and detail-oriented individual who enjoys working collaboratively, has an interest in public health and can execute multiple projects simultaneously with minimal supervision.
The incumbent will conceptualize, design and implement high-quality visual communications for the school’s key internal and external audiences. This includes developing fresh and innovative print, digital and multimedia concepts. He/she/they will work with members of the SPH communications office, the school’s six departments and several research centers, and external vendors to create and implement print, web, email and social media collateral that follow university brand standards. The SPH communications office publishes a monthly e-newsletter; develops print publications for events and annual reports; manages alumni communications; maintains an active social media presence; produces research news releases and feature stories for a dynamic website; and manages media relations for the school.
An Assistant, Associate, or Full Research Professor position is available in the department. Successful candidates will teach, advise, and/or service responsibilities coming from the department. Applicants must demonstrate evidence of a sustainable and focused research program and a strong publication record. Candidates who complement ongoing areas of research (e.g., tobacco use, substance abuse, risk behaviors in emerging adults, cancer control, health disparities, impaired driving) or who have a high level of expertise in related skills or topics (e.g., social network analysis, instrument development, community interventions, health communication, health literacy), are particularly encouraged to apply.
The Institute seeks applicants with research interests that span local, national, and international environmental health problems who can integrate with our existing faculty who have expertise in exposure assessment; air and water quality; infectious disease; built environment; and other areas. A successful candidate is expected to have external funding to support a significant portion of their salary with supplemental funding possible for teaching, advising, administrative, and/or service responsibilities within the School of Public Health. Joint positions across SPH units or with other units on campus may be available.