Assoc. Prof or Prof with a Focus on Environmental Prevention Strategies and Methods at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA. Open until filled.
About: The Institute for Prevention Research (IPR) and the Department of Preventive Medicine at the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California invites applications for a full-time position(s) at the associate professor or professor level. IPR includes faculty who conduct research on disease prevention with particular emphasis on risk behaviors among youth and families including substance use, obesity. IPR is well known for the conduct of large community and school based field trials. There is a growing team of environmental prevention researchers collaborating on health problems and solutions in the built environment across schools at USC, including physical activity and eating behavior as risk factors for obesity. Comprehensive measurement and analysis of environmental risk factors would complement existing expertise represented among our faculty.