Post-doctoral position, Center for Health Behavior Research , University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Post-doctoral position, Center for Health Behavior Research , University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Posting Date: 11/19/2019


Job Information/Description:

The Center for Health Behavior Research at the University of Pennsylvania (https://www.cceb.med.upenn.edu/chbr) is seeking a talented and highly motivated postdoctoral fellow to join the Center.  The Center, directed by Dr. Karen Glanz, focuses on advancing the development, application, and testing of health behavior measurement and theories.  We conduct and collaborate on innovative research on prevention, intervention, and program development for health behavior change.

Our research focuses mainly on chronic disease prevention, dissemination and implementation science, cancer prevention and control, and community-engaged research.  The postdoctoral fellow will have opportunities to collaborate on interdisciplinary research, secondary data analyses, and to work on new studies.

The position is for 1 year with the possibility of support for two additional years through an NIH T32 training grant in cancer epidemiology (based on qualifications).

Eligible candidates must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and have recently completed a research-oriented doctoral training program (PhD, DrPH, ScD, or equivalent) in behavioral, social, or public health sciences. Interested candidates should send a CV, list of publications, and cover letter to Claudia Caponi (claudia.caponi@pennmedicine.upenn.edu). The cover letter should describe your interest in the position and detailing how the work of the Center for Health Behavior Research aligns with your career and research goals.

 



Contact Information:

Inquiries and cover letter should be addressed to:  Karen Glanz, PhD, MPH; (kglanz@upenn.edu), George A. Weiss University Professor, Perelman School of Medicine and School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 801 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104.



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