Postdoctoral Fellowship, UNC Lineberger Cancer Control Education Program,University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

Postdoctoral Fellowship, UNC Lineberger Cancer Control Education Program,University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

Posting Date: 10/26/2018


Job Information/Description:

UNC Lineberger Cancer Control Education Program (NIH T32)

Postdoctoral Fellowship 2019-2020

Application Deadline: January 15, 2019

The UNC Lineberger Cancer Control Education Program (CCEP) prepares interested fellows for careers in cancer prevention and control research. Under the guidance of faculty preceptors, fellows will become competent in: research methods; understanding the fundamental issues of cancer prevention and control; developing expertise by mastering a content area; and gaining practical research experience. In addition, the program encourages fellows to: develop and submit applications for independent funding; present research findings at regional or national research meetings; and publish in peer reviewed journals. The program has trained and fostered career development for over 100 trainees over the past two decades.  Successful applicants will have a strong record of achievement, publications in cancer prevention and control, and a PhD, MD, or equivalent degree in behavioral science, epidemiology, nutrition, public health, or a related field.

Applications must include a cover letter, CV, statement of research interests and 3 letters of recommendation. Email applications to Sara Vandegrift, CCEP Coordinator, sara.vandegrift@unc.edu, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, CB# 7424, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7424.



Contact Information:

For more information, please go to https://unclineberger.org/training/cancer-control-education-program/cancercontrol.



Application Link: https://unclineberger.org/training/cancer-control-education-program/cancercontrol.