DEOHS faculty positions and fellowships

Urban Design and Planning, Environmental Health and Data Science: Tenure-track Assistant Professor

The Departments of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences (DEOHS) and Urban Design and Planning (UDP) at the University of Washington invite applications and nominations for a joint tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor, with expertise in data science.


Assistant Professor Tenure-Track 

Details coming soon.

Assistant Teaching Professor Full-Time in Environmental and Occupational Health

Details coming soon.


The Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences (DEOHS) within the School of Public Health at the University of Washington (UW)  is a premier research and educational department offering research programs in toxicology, exposure assessment, environmental epidemiology, occupational health and safety, microbiology and environmental health.

As part of the top-ranked UW School of Public Health, DEOHS educates tomorrow’s environmental health and safety leaders and reaches today’s workforce and other stakeholder communities with sustainable environmental and occupational health solutions through our public service, innovative research and cross-disciplinary partnerships.

Our department values diversity, rigor and innovative approaches to environmental and occupational health (EOH) research and practice. We welcome candidates with expertise in any discipline that informs EOH. 

The department is home to numerous training grants and research centers supported by the National Institutes of Health and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. This includes an NIEHS Core Center (the Interdisciplinary Exposure, Disease, Genomics, and Environment Center, with a strong focus on functional genomics and molecular approaches), the UW Superfund Research Program and the Northwest Center for Occupational Health and Safety. There is a rich history of collaborative research in the department and across the University that supports new faculty.

The UW School of Public Health is committed to a diverse academic community. We view diversity, equity and inclusion as essential to our mission, and we welcome applications from faculty who have demonstrated research, training and service experience in this area. For more information, please see the following website:

We invite you to learn more about our department and the University