Professorship in Environmental Epidemiology (Open Rank) : Basel, Switzerlan

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Amar Annamalai
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Professorship in Environmental Epidemiology (Open Rank) : Basel, Switzerlan

Swiss TPH
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), an associate institute of the University of Basel, is the largest academic public health institute in Switzerland. Its mission is to improve the health of populations internationally, nationally and locally through excellence in research, services, and teaching and training. The University of Basel is a founding member of the Swiss School of Public Health (SSPH+) that has close ties with Swiss TPH. We invite applications for a
Professorship in Environmental Epidemiology (open rank)
The successful applicant will build up competitive research activities, supervise students and postdoctoral fellows and contribute to the graduate and postgraduate teaching within the national and international teaching curricula of the
University of Basel, Swiss TPH and SSPH+.
The research interest should match with the national and global environmental health problems and challenges and fit into the strategy of Swiss TPH, particularly cutting-edge research and translation into policy. Hence, the candidate is expected to have a strong record in networking with environmental health agencies and policy makers on the local, national and international level. The University of Basel and the Swiss TPH are equal opportunity and family friendly employers committed to excellence through diversity. To increase the number of women in leading academic positions, we strongly encourage applications from women.
Applications, including CV and motivation letter should be submitted, no later than March 15, 2015 as a pdf-file to Prof. Dr. Jörg Schibler, Dean, Faculty of Science, Klingelbergstrasse 50, 4056 Basel, Switzerland (E-mail address:
For further information contact Prof. Dr. Marcel Tanner, Director Swiss TPH (E-mail address: