Job Opportunities

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June Announcements

Research Associate

Meharry Medical College, Nashville TN

Meharry Medical College seeks a Research Associate to perform independent research and assist with other research projects through planning, designing and implementing research projects.

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Clinical Research Coordinator I

Meharry Medical College, Nashville TN

Meharry Medical College seeks a Clinical Research Coordinator I. The PCIR Clinical Research Coordinator I (CRC I) will be responsible for coordinating basic clinical research activities independently.

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Research Assistant Sr.

Meharry Medical College, Nashville TN

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Assistant/Associate Professor, Family & Community Medicine

Meharry Medical College, Nashville TN

The Department of Family and Community Medicine at Meharry Medical College is seeking a board certified family medicine physician to join a well-established practice in Nashville, Tennessee. This position offers a faculty appointment as Assistant or Associate Professor. Candidates are expected to demonstrate excellence in clinical medicine and a commitment to teaching and scholarly activity. Previous academic and/or clinical experience is preferred.

Meharry Medical College, one of the nation’s oldest and largest historically black medical schools, is located in the heart of Nashville, Tennessee. In addition to its status as Music City USA, Nashville is known as the nation’s health care capital. Meharrians benefit from many partnerships, collaborations, and innovations that occur in Nashville’s health care community. Nashville is known for its reasonable cost of living, which is 14 percent lower than the national average according to Wiltshire. Forbes ranked Nashville No. 6 on its list of the Best Places for Businesses and Careers. Learn more at familymedicine.mmc.edu

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Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Meharry Medical College, Nashville TN

The School of Medicine is seeking to hire an Assistant/Associate Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Responsibilities will include direct patient care, teaching and supervising medical students/residents, providing administrative support, and performing scholarly activities. Teaching will concentrate on general Psychiatry, mentoring learners and providing quality care to patients both inpatient and outpatient.

Administrative and Scholarly activities can be varied and may include tutor support for first and second year students, committee work, curriculum preparation and/or revision, lectures, conference presentations, research, publications, and development of new service lines. Although such activities are usually independent, support and guidance by senior departmental faculty will be provided.

Meharry Medical College, one of the nation’s oldest and largest historically black medical schools, is located in the heart of Nashville, Tennessee. In addition to its status as Music City USA, Nashville is known as the nation’s health care capital. Meharrians benefit from many partnerships, collaborations, and innovations that occur in Nashville’s health care community. Nashville is known for its reasonable cost of living, which is 14 percent lower than the national average according to Wiltshire. Forbes ranked Nashville No. 6 on its list of the Best Places for Businesses and Careers. Learn more at familymedicine.mmc.edu

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Research Compliance Associate

D-H Lebanon DHMC Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital, Lebanon, NH

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Clinical Laboratory Scientist IV

D-H Lebanon DHMC Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital, Lebanon, NH

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Clinical Laboratory Scientist III

D-H Lebanon DHMC Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital, Lebanon, NH

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Postdoctoral Fellow

D-H Lebanon DHMC Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic, Lebanon, NH

The Department of Community and Family Medicine at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center anticipates openings for our HRSA T32 Northern New England Postdoctoral Primary Care Research Training Program. This program is aimed at creating the next generation of investigators having the skills to address critical gaps in knowledge as needed to achieve HHS’s Triple Aim: improving health care quality and population health while reducing overall health care costs. The program will leverage the dedicated capacity for real-world health services research in a rural, three-state (New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine) primary-care research network, consisting of the long-established Dartmouth CO-OP Primary Care Research Network.

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Postdoctoral Fellow

D-H Lebanon DHMC Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic, Lebanon, NH

One year research fellowship in structural heart disease and shared decision making Dr. Megan Coylewright, MD MPH.Fellows will partner with researchers from The Dartmouth Institute, primarily from the Preference Laboratory, to collaborate on analysis and dissemination of project findings. The fellow will gain increasing autonomy to write and publish findings as well as submit abstracts for presentation of original work at both regional and national professional society meetings. Pending interest, the fellow will have weekly opportunities to shadow Dr. Coylewright in the outpatient cardiology clinic, on the inpatient wards, and in the cardiac catheterization laboratory. The fellow will interface with many members of the Heart and Vascular Center, including interventional cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, echocardiographers, trainees, medical students, nursing, researchers, hospital/administrative leadership, etc. in order to both conduct research and assist Dr. Coylewright in the building of state-of-the-art clinical programs.

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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor, Regular Title Series

Markey Cancer Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky

The University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center invites applications from outstanding candidates at the level of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. Faculty with expertise in the following areas are of specific interest: cancer
microenvironment, cancer genomics, epigenetic regulation, oxidative stress, mitochondria and cancer metabolism, DNA repair, and signal transduction.

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Research Assistant Senior

Markey Cancer Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky

The University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center invites applications for Research Assistant Senior. Successful candidate expected to know fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures of a molecular research lab and ability to work alongside senior scientist to produce reliable data and follow methodologies.

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Program Coordinator II

Markey Cancer Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky

The University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center invites applications for the Program Coordinator II position. The ORIEN project coordinator will join the Markey Cancer Center (MCC) and report directly to the Early Therapeutics nurse manager, to support the ORIEN project and the Total Cancer Care (TCC) protocol. The ORIEN network is a national data sharing consortium and the MCC ORIEN project coordinator will have primary responsibility for coordinating all aspects of MCC participation in this consortium, including communication with lead site office, the MCC ORIEN site PI, cancer informatics, other participating faculty and research staff.

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Administrative Research Assistant Senior

Markey Cancer Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky

The University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center invites applications for the Administrative Research Assistant Senior position. Assist Professor/Principal Investigator in administrative management of large federally-funded grant including oversight of multiple subcontracts (coordination with sponsored project office re: agreements, purchase orders, paying invoices, communicating with institutional contacts); coordinating with College of Medicine grants office to generate PI reports, monitor expenses, produce progress reports; work with departmental Business Office to oversee personnel assignments and procurement processes.

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Postdoctoral Scholar

Markey Cancer Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky

The University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center invites applications for the Postdoctoral Scholar position. This position focuses on biophysical/biochemical analysis of signaling complexes. The successful candidate will carry out an independent project on the mechanisms of cellular signaling in organismal development and congenital disease. Preference will be given to applicant with a strong background in molecular biology, protein purification, and protein crystallization; experience in other biophysical methods is a plus, but not required.

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March Announcements

Director of Research Communications

Yale University-Speigel Research Group Lab

The Spiegel lab at Yale University (spiegellab.yale.edu) focuses on developing small-molecule-based approaches to harness the human immune system in fighting disease. As a result, much of the research in the lab is conducted at the interface between organic chemistry and immunology. The lab has made important advances in both basic and applied areas of science including oncology, virology (HIV), aging, and bacteriology. These diverse research interests have led to entrepreneurial spin-offs as well.

To apply, please visit here.

University of Florida-Gainesville Post-doctoral position

The Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery at the University of Florida seeks a highly self-motivated postdoctoral associate to work on a project studying mechanisms responsible for aortic aneurysm formation. The successful applicant should have research experience in Vascular Biology and application of molecular and cellular techniques. Candidates with expertise in small animal surgery and omics analysis are highly desirable. Applicants must be creative, possess an exceptional work ethic, and independently complete experiments and data analysis. Other duties include, but not limited to, writing abstracts and manuscripts for publication and submitting research proposals. Salary will commensurate with experience and first-author publications.

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Physician Scientist Faculty Positions in Cancer Therapeutics

Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center and Harvard Medical School

The Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center is seeking physician scientists with strong record of accomplishments and research interests in both translational and clinical cancer therapeutics for faculty positions at the level of Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School.

Candidates with expertise in targeted therapies and/or immunotherapies, and a potential to develop an outstanding independent research program are strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants should have M.D. or M.D., Ph.D. or equivalent degrees.

To apply, please visit here.

University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Post-doctoral position

The University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

This is a 24-36-month mentored training program offered at The University of North Carolina Chapel Hill with focus area of research on cancer nanotechnology.  This program is funded by an NIH T32 grant.

To apply, please visit here.

 

February Announcements

University of Arizona Specialist Position

The University of Arizona is seeking a solution-oriented, goal-focused, creative research specialist to work in a research support capacity for a major research project program. The project entitled “Advancing Informal STEM Literacy & Learning: A Co-Created Citizen Science Rainwater Harvesting in Underserved Communities” targets historically underrepresented populations that will be disproportionately impacted by climate change, water scarcity, and food insecurity. University of Arizona Researchers are working alongside community health workers and families living near sources of pollution (urban and rural) in order to monitor their harvested water, soil, and plant quality. To apply, please visit: https://uacareers.com/postings/16457


January Announcements

Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position Openings 
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Assistant Scientist
Population Research, Sanford Research

Fellowships & Training Opportunities:

New: International Exchange Program for Minority Students – Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City

The Mount Sinai International Exchange Program for Underrepresented Minorities is accepting applications. The program is highly competitive and provides an international research training experience for students and recent graduates of minority backgrounds. Selected applicants first travel to New York City for an intensive orientation during the first week of June, then they are deployed for 11 weeks to work in biomedical research projects with mentors who are renown scientists in any of the following countries: Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Argentina, Spain, South Africa, India and Costa Rica. Eligible students include students in bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral programs and recent graduates who are minorities underrepresented in science and medicine and are US citizens. Applicants must be available to attend orientation in New York during the first week of June and travel to their assigned country for 10-11 consecutive weeks (June – August). For more information, please visit the website and view the program flyer. Application Deadline: January 31, 2017.

 

New: STAR-PREP Science Training for Advancing Biomedical Research Postbaccalaureate Program

This exciting new program was recently launched at University of Maryland Baltimore and it may be of interest to graduating students. STAR-PREP (Science Training for Advancing biomedical Research Post-baccalaureate Research Education Program) is a one to two year mentored research education program to prepare recent graduates who come from groups currently underrepresented in the biomedical sciences who are interested in pursuing PhDs or combined MD/PhDs. Highlights of the program include:

  • One year of mentored research experience in a basic research laboratory
  • Salary
  • Tuition remission
  • Ability to take graduate courses on the campus of UMB
  • Funds to travel to national conferences

STAR-PREP has several unique features.  The program is designed around the interests of each scholar. The program encourages interactions between other science oriented groups on campus. There is a strong focus on research geared towards health problems that affect underserved populations. Please visit our webpage at http://lifesciences.umaryland.edu/star-prep/. All question can be directed to starprep@som.umaryland.edu.

2017 Graduate Student Recruiting Program – Call for Applications

Applications are currently being accepted for the National Cancer Institute’s Graduate Student Recruiting Program (GSRP).  The Graduate Student Recruiting Program is a competitive program that aims to facilitate senior graduate students obtaining postdoc positions at NCI.  This program provides an advantage to graduate students because applicants are reviewed by NCI investigators looking to fill open positions and view GSRP as a source for qualified candidates.  In order to be eligible, you must be enrolled in a Ph.D. program in the United States and on schedule to complete your PhD requirements by December 1, 2017.  The GSRP is open to U.S. citizens and foreign nationals.  Please visit here for more information about the program.  If you have additional questions, please feel free to contact the GSRP Coordinator at ncigsrp@mail.nih.gov.

Application deadline: January 31, 2017.

Previous Opportunities

2016

September Announcements

Program Director for Environmental Epidemiology

Data Analyst (Contractor) Supporting NCI’s Implementation of NIH Genomic Data Sharing Policy

Healthcare Delivery Research Program
Program Research Associate

Behavioral Research Program
Office of the Associate Director Program Analyst

Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences Program Director

Health Behaviors Research Branch Program Director

Surveillance Research Program
Cancer Research Training Award Fellow for Informatics, NLP and Machine Learning for Cancer Surveillance

August Announcements

Public Health Fellowship in Government
APHA- Deadline August 15

Program Director for Environmental Epidemiology

July Announcements

Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track) Epidemiology
University of Maryland

Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position Openings

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Associate Chief Position Opening
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Open-Rank Assistant/Associate/Full Professor Positon Openings
The University of Utah

Assistant/Associate Professor Faculty Position Openings 
Wake Forest School of Medicine

Stadtman Tenure- Track Investigators Application
Application Open August 1- September 30, 2016

NCI Funded Post Doctoral Training in Cancer Control and Prevention
University of Illinois at Chicago

Program Officer, Breakthrough Health Care Opportunities Program
The Commonwealth Fund

June Announcements

PMI Cohort Program Deputy Director
NIH- Applications Due June 29

T32 Postdoctoral Fellowship
University of Texas Medical Branch

Regional Dean
University of Texas School of Public Health

Associate Professor (Tenure Track)
University of Tennessee Health Science

Supervisory Health Scientist Administrator
NCI

May Announcements

Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program
NIH

Endowed Chair Position
College of Nursing- University of South Carolina

Post-Doctoral Fellow Position
City of Hope Medical Center

Assistant, Associate or Full Research Professor
Department of Behavioral and Community Health
University of Maryland

Associate Chief Position Opening
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

April Announcements

Cancer Research Training Award Fellow for Diet, Weight, and/or Physical Activity Assessment
NIH

Cancer Research Training Award Fellow for Clinical and Translational Epidemiology
NIH

The Behavioral Research Program seeks to hire several Cancer Research Training Award fellows with expertise in communication and health behaviors.

Health Communication Fellowship in Behavioral Research: The fellow will work on communication projects in every branch of the Behavioral Research Program.

Health Communication and Informatics Research Post-Doctoral Fellow: The fellow will function as a member of the Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch and will work on projects directly related to the branch’s research priorities.

Health Communication and Informatics Research Fellow at the Office of the U.S. Surgeon General: The fellow will be a member of the Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch but will work directly with the Office of the Surgeon General.



Health Behaviors Research Fellowship: The fellow will work directly with researchers in the Health Behaviors Research Branch.

T32 Postdoctoral Fellowship
University of Texas Medical Branch
Health Scientist Administrator

NIH

Health Scientist Administrator
CRCHD- Open April 4, 2016- April 8, 2016
Health Scientist Administrator (Status Candidates)
CRCHD- Open April 4, 2016- April 8, 2016

 

February Announcements

Public Affairs Specialist Position Opening
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities

Research Assistant Position Opening
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Doctoral-Level Implementation Scientist Position Opening
MacColl Center for Health Care Innovation

 

January Announcements

Supervisory Health Scientist Administrator

NCI CRCHD