A post-doctoral fellowship is available at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health. The fellowship will provide advanced training in epidemiologic methods and experience in health services research as well as the conduct of prospective cohort studies to prepare fellows for positions in academia, government, or private industry. Interest in TBI/trauma or sleep helpful but not required.
To be considered, prospective Fellows must have experience in epidemiologic methods, manuscript preparation with at least five publications (three or more first author) , and either SAS or STATA. Knowledge of traumatic brain injury and/or sleep disorders would be helpful. Training includes mentored research, manuscript and grant-writing, and teaching experiences. It may also include coursework in advanced epidemiology, pharmacoepidemiology, pharmacoeconomics, and patient centered outcomes research.
This position requires knowledge of SAS, Stata, or R and strong skills in quantitative analysis and study design. Those with a PhD, ScD, or DrPH in epidemiology, health policy, social sciences, or health services research are strongly encouraged to apply. Excellent communication, organizational, inter-personal, and time-management skills are a must. A minimum of five publications (three or more first author) is required. Support for this position will come from NIH; thus, applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents.
Job: Postdoctoral Fellows
Job Posting: Feb 8, 2019
Internal Number: 113301
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The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, global health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.