NCI Cancer Prevention Postdoctoral Fellow

Cambridge, Massachusetts (US)
06 Dec 2019
End of advertisement period
05 Jan 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

School Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Department/Area Social & Behavioral Sciences

The Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health’s Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences and the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center Population Sciences invite applications for a joint post-doctoral fellowship in cancer prevention and control. The postdoctoral research fellowships, which begin in September 2020, are funded for two years and do not result in a degree. The program’s objective is to train researchers in the design and evaluation of cancer prevention and control. Applicants may work in any area related to cancer prevention. Potential areas of research include: implementation science, global cancer, cancer disparities, and health communications.

For more information, visit: https://www.hsph.harvard.edu/cancer-prevention-fellowship/

Basic Qualifications

Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

Applicants for the post-doctoral position should have a doctoral degree in the Social and Behavioral Sciences (e.g. sociology, psychology, economics); epidemiology; biostatistics; decision sciences; nutrition; nursing; genetics; education; medicine; or related fields.

Additional Qualifications

We aim to have a diverse applicant pool, so applications from underrepresented minorities, women, and applicants from disadvantaged backgrounds are especially encouraged.

Special Instructions

Please scan copies of your official transcripts from all colleges attended and upload as a single PDF in the Transcript section. GRE scores should be uploaded as a supporting document in the Other section. Should you need to explain any unusual circumstances regarding your GRE scores or transcripts, please upload an explanation in the Note section.

Contact Information Should you have any questions, please email us at the address below. No phone calls please.
Contact Email sbsnci@hsph.harvard.edu

Equal Opportunity Employer Harvard is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

Minimum Number of References Required 2
Maximum Number of References Allowed 3