Faculty in the Obesity Institute are expected to primarily contribute to the field of obesity science and translate research into practice to advance population health objectives at Geisinger. The Obesity Institute consists of faculty members with expertise in medicine/surgery, nutrition, pediatrics, and genomics. Faculty in Department of Population Health Sciences are expected to contribute to the research, educational, and service missions of the department and the broader Geisinger system. The DPHS consists of 15 faculty members with expertise in epidemiology, biostatistics, health services research, genomics, and health economics. Our research leverages the EMR resources at Geisinger that dates back to 1996 and claims data from our health plan.
Work is typically performed in an office environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
Applicants should submit a letter of interest that address the qualifications for this position including a research statement, a CV, and contact information for three references. For additional information and to submit materials, please email Christopher D. Still, DO (email@example.com) or H. Lester Kirchner, PhD (firstname.lastname@example.org).