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Assistant or Associate or Full Professor Faculty Position in Consumer Health Informatics and Implementation Science

The Department of Population Health Sciences at Weill Cornell Medicine (WCM) in New York City (NYC) is actively recruiting faculty with expertise in consumer health informatics and implementation science. Areas of interest include but are not limited to:

  1. User-centered design
  2. User experience
  3. Human computer interaction
  4. Sociotechnical systems
  5. Visual analytics
  6. Clinical decision making

The faculty member would join the department’s Division of Health Informatics, a multi-disciplinary research division with potential collaborators in predictive modeling and artificial intelligence, digital health, patient-provider communication, patient-reported outcomes, clinical imaging, and natural language processing. Faculty in this division have multiple opportunities for collaboration with clinical researchers at WCM as well as partner institutions including NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, the Hospital for Special Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, and Cornell Tech, which is Cornell’s NYC-based engineering campus.

The successful applicant will have a Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D., or equivalent in health informatics, biomedical informatics, industrial and systems engineering, computer science, information science, or a related field. The applicant will have a record of significant research accomplishments, including developing and sustaining extramural funding, and will demonstrate a strong ability to mentor students, post-doctoral researchers, and junior faculty. The successful candidate will also have experience in curriculum development, teaching, and scholarship activities in biomedical and health informatics. The candidate should have strong communication skills, an established record of interdisciplinary work, and be ready to foster collaborative opportunities in research, education, service, and innovation, including engaging with industry partners and entrepreneurship.

WCM is the fastest growing medical school in the country based on information provided by the Association of American Medical Colleges. Campus-wide informatics initiatives, including the PCORI-funded INSIGHT Clinical Research Network (https://insightcrn.org/) and the NIH-funded All Of Us (https://allofus.nih.gov) Research Program, are critical to everything we do best: top-quality education, cutting-edge research, and superlative care. Diversity is one of Weill Cornell Medicine’s core values and is essential to achieving excellence in patient care, research, and education. We welcome applications from candidates who share our commitment to fostering a culture of fairness, equity, and belonging.

Weill Cornell Medicine is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.  

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest highlighting their research and teaching interests, practical experience and career goals in health informatics, curriculum vitae, and names of three professional references to:

Jyotishman Pathak, Ph.D.
Frances & John L. Loeb Professor of Medical Informatics
Chief, Division of Health Informatics
Vice Chair, Department of Population Health Sciences
Weill Cornell Medicine, Cornell University
425 East 61st Street, New York, NY 10065
pathak@med.cornell.edu

Population Health Sciences 402 E. 67th St. New York, NY 10065 Phone: (646) 962-8078