Nominations for Canada Research Chair Tier 2 Open

August 10/2017

The Dalla Lana School of Public Health invites applications from tenure Stream Assistant or Associate Professors for a nomination for a Canada Research Chair Tier 2 in one of the School’s priority areas. The Chair is tenable for five years and renewable once.

The following Advisory Search Committee has been established to recommend the chair nomination:


France Gagnon, Associate Dean of Research, Dalla Lana School of Public Health


  • Ahmed Bayoumi, Professor, Institute of Health Policy, Management & Evaluation
  • Erica Di Ruggiero, Assistant Professor, Office of Global Public Health Education and Training, Division of Social & Behavioural Health Sciences
  • Michael Escobar, Professor, Division of Biostatistics
  • Laura Rosella, Assistant Professor, CRC in Population Health Analytics, Division of Epidemiology

The successful candidate will have an outstanding record of original and innovative research, demonstrated capacity to anchor interdisciplinary and/or collaborative research initiatives, and demonstrated capacity and commitment to leveraging external research funding and attract and mentor excellent trainees. The successful candidate will be expected to supervise graduate students, effectively teach graduate level courses, and actively participate in the school activities. The CRC funding support formula will be 75% and 25% towards, respectively, salary and research support.

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Please send your letter of interest and CV to by August 25, 2017.