Research_Assistant Jobs
 
 
 
Log-in
Username
Password
Forgot Your Password?
 
 
 
Job Seekers
Register
Post Resume
Find Jobs
Get jobs by email
 
 
Employers
Register
Post Jobs
Find Resumes
Get resumes by email
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts
 
 
Apply
 
Date Posted 06/30/2021
Category
Admin-Laboratory and Research
Employment Type
Application Deadline Open until filled
 
 
 
 
 

Title Postdoctoral Research Fellow
School Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Department/Area Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Position Description

Natalie Slopen, ScD in The Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow to work on projects related to childhood experiences and the emergence of disparities in cardiometabolic health. The postdoctoral research fellow will have the opportunity to lead projects related to the social determinants of health across the life course using a variety of population-based cohort studies and the Bucharest Early Intervention Project. The position can be tailored to the fellow’s specific interests, and projects can include both health-promoting and/or harmful exposures across levels of analysis (e.g., individual, family, neighborhood, state). This position can begin immediately, with annual renewal possible, dependent on progress review and available funding. The candidate can begin to work remotely; once in-person research activities resume, the candidate should be based in the Boston area to fully benefit from professional development opportunities for fellows at Harvard Chan. The postdoctoral research fellow’s primary responsibilities will be related to research activities (e.g., analyze data, write manuscripts). The fellow may also be asked to provide support related to collaborative grant writing and the design of future studies.

Basic Qualifications

• Qualified candidates will have completed a doctoral degree in epidemiology, psychology, education, sociology, or a related field;
• Specialization or demonstrated interest in the study of life course epidemiology, biomarkers of stress, social determinants of child health, the early life origins of racial and ethnic and socioeconomic health disparities, and/or cardiometabolic health outcomes or risk factors;
• Advanced skills in statistical analysis, including experience conducting multi-level modeling and longitudinal analyses; experience with structural equation modeling is a plus;
• Experience writing research papers for publication in peer-review journals;
• Ability to work independently and collaboratively;
• Scholars of color and individuals from other under-represented groups in academia are encouraged to apply.

Additional Qualifications
Special Instructions

Please address questions or send a letter of research interests, a CV, and contact information for three references to Natalie Slopen (nslopen@hsph.harvard.edu). Review of applications will begin immediately. The start date is flexible.

Contact Information

Natalie Slopen, Assistant Professor
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Harvard TH Chan SPH
677 Huntington Ave. Bldg 3, 7th fl
Boston, MA 02115

Contact Email nslopen@hsph.harvard.edu
Equal Opportunity Employer

We are 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 3
Maximum Number of References Allowed 6

Apply
*Please mention DiversePhds.com to employers when applying for this job*
 
 
 
DiversePhds.com
Academic Advertising
260 Peachtree Street, N.W.
Suite 2200
Atlanta, GA 30303
 
Twitter
LinkedIn
Facebook
Google Plus
 
About DiversePhds.com
Advertise Jobs
Contact Us
 
Site Map
Privacy Policy
Terms of Use
Resources / Links
Copyright © 2021 DiversePhds.com - All Rights Reserved.