The Rush Institute for Healthy Aging at Rush University invites applications from candidates for tenure track faculty positions at the associate or full professor level to lead analytic and data management activities and staff in a thriving and growing multi-faceted research group with multiple community cohort studies, including epidemiologic studies and behavioral intervention and preventive trials. The successful candidate will also oversee an epidemiology and biostatistics staff for a university-wide core service and data network of the Chicagoland region. Candidates should preferably hold a doctoral degree in biostatistics. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated excellence in research. In addition, Rush University Medical Center has a strong and growing repository of clinical data that has been well organized and characterized, sourced from the Electronic Medical Record. Candidates with an interest in use of Electronic Medical Record data for research are strongly encouraged to apply.
Interested applicants should submit CV and cover letter to:
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About Rush University Medical Center
Rush University Medical Center is an academic medical center that encompasses a 669-bed hospital serving adults and children. In January 2012, Rush opened a new 376-bed hospital building, known as the Tower, which is part of the Medical Center’s major renovation of its campus. Rush University is home to one of the first medical colleges in the Midwest and one of the nation’s top-ranked nursing colleges, as well as graduate programs in allied health, health systems management and biomedical research. The Medical Center also offers more than 70 highly selective residency and fellowship programs in medical and surgical specialties and subspecialties.
Rush University Medical Center is consistently ranked as one of the nation’s top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Rush is ranked in 7 of 16 categories in U.S. News & World Report's 2018-2019 "America's Best Hospitals" issue, and is one of the two top-ranked hospitals in Illinois overall. Rush was one of four hospitals in the country that the American Hospital Association honored for equity of care in June of 2017. Rush was the first hospital in Illinois serving adults and children to receive Magnet status – the highest honor in n...ursing – and the first in Illinois to earn a fourth four-year designation. Rush has been ranked among the country's top 100 hospitals — and 15 major teaching hospitals — four times by Truven Health Analytics, a leading provider of health care data and analytics. Rush is located short distances from two other universities, two other medical centers, transportation centers, sports facilities, and residential/shopping neighborhoods.
Rush Hospitals receive Five Stars for Quality of Care - Read the article here!
Rush Is an Equal Opportunity Employer