Postdoc in Epidemiology

Massachusetts, United States
Thursday, 17 January 2019
End of advertisement period
Thursday, 14 February 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Epidemiology and Nutrition

Position Description

The Departments of Epidemiology and Nutrition at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (HSPH) invites application from candidates for a postdoctoral fellowship in Epidemiology.

The successful candidate(s) will contribute to epidemiologic research and training as part of the Harvard-Oxford Program in Epidemiology. Areas of interest include cancer, cardiovascular, genetic and nutritional epidemiology. The successful candidate will facilitate collaborative research between cohort studies at Harvard and studies based in the Nuffield Department of Population Health in Oxford. He or she will be expected to conduct empirical research in clinical epidemiology and to participate actively in teaching and in the direction of training programs in this area.

Basic Qualifications

Candidates should have graduate-level training in epidemiology and experience with the analysis of cohort studies. The ideal candidate(s) will have demonstrated excellence in research and teaching in the field of epidemiology.

Additional Qualifications

Ability to travel to Oxford to participate in analyses necessary. A part-time appointment for fellows already employed at Harvard will be considered.

Special Instructions

Contact Information 

To apply, please send a research statement, CV, contact information for three references and one sample publication by email for Prof David Hunter, to Tim Gailius at tgailius@hsph.harvard.edu. Applications will be considered as they arrive. Informal queries are welcome.

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