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The Department of Epidemiology is committed to producing world-class science with real-world impact while training the next generation of epidemiologists to improve the health and lives of communities around the world. After a century of tradition, we are still creating tomorrow's public health science today.

Our Work in the News

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Our research is often covered by major media outlets and discussed on social media. Learn more

Global Epidemiology

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Our epidemiologists teach, conduct research, and fieldwork alongside colleagues in more than 60 countries, including the Columbia Global Centers.

Faculty Openings

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See our announcement for multiple tenured, tenure track, and non-tenure track faculty positions.
Why Choose Columbia Epidemiology?

Our Scientists

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Over 150 Faculty with a dozen research centers and labs, producing 1,000 publications each year.

Our Trainees

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A leader in training with about 400 students and fellows from 31 states and 34 nations.