Post-Doctoral Population Science Fellowship, Cancer and Cancer Health Disparities, University of Massachusetts Boston and Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center, Boston, MAPosting Date: 05/07/2019
THE UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS BOSTON – DANA-FARBER/HARVARD CANCER CENTER
U54 COMPREHENSIVE PARTNERSHIP FOR CANCER DISPARITIES RESEARCH
Post-Doctoral Population Science Fellowship in Cancer and Cancer Health Disparities
University of Massachusetts Boston and Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center
University of Massachusetts Boston (UMass Boston) and Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer (DF/HCC) jointly
announce a Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program in Population Science designed to ensure a diverse and
highly trained workforce to meet the national need for highly skilled faculty and researchers committed to
better understand and address cancer health disparities. This program is designed to provide an
additional year of support to a Post-Doctoral Fellow who is currently engaged in a research post-doctoral
program and seeks to extend their fellowship for an additional year of support.
Actively engaged in a Post-Doctoral Fellowship program with a primary research interest in
understanding and addressing cancer health disparities
Demonstrated successful progress and outcomes during first two years of post-doctoral
Applicants from various socioeconomically disadvantaged, racially or ethnically diverse backgrounds are
strongly encouraged to apply.
Apply Now for September 2019 admission
Application due date is June 30, 2019.
Interested candidates should submit following to:
Diedra M. Wrighting, Ph.D. (email@example.com)
A letter of interest must include:*
Name of fellowship program
A summary of the research plan, including progress/achievements to date
List manuscripts, publications, conferences and presentations completed and those in
Explain research plan and goals to be accomplished during the additional year.
Describe career transition plan pursuant to advancing to an independent research and/or faculty
Letter of reference from current faculty sponsor/principal investigator
An update curriculum vitae
*Upon consideration we will request a copy of your fellowship application from the program director.