Monthly Archives: August 2018
- Book Review
- Calls for Submissions
- Conference Highlight
- Funding Opportunities
- Member of the Month
- New Publication
- Research Highlight
- Round-Up Summary
- Training Opportunities
Short-term Mentored Career Enhancement Awards in Mobile and Wireless Health Technology and Data AnalyticsChristine Bachrach
PAR-18-882, clinical trial required: The goal of the program is to support the development of research capability in mobile and wireless health technology. Special emphasis will be given to independent behavioral and social sciences investigators who seek to train in a STEM discipline or to STEM scientists who which to train in a behavioral and social science discipline. Application due July 12, 2019, July 12, 2020. See PAR-18-881 for the version where clinical trial is not allowed.
The University of Cincinnati is pleased to announce a new postdoctoral fellow position with the Ohio Policy Evaluation Network (OPEN). Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.
The UCLA Fielding School of Public Health (FSPH) is conducting a search to fill an open-ranked tenure-track or tenured faculty position whose research and teaching focuses on preventing injuries and violence. The new faculty member will hold an appointment in the Department of Community Health Sciences (CHS). Applications due October 15, 2018, but search is open until position is filled.
The University of Iowa, College of Public Health seeks a dedicated and experienced leader for the Head of the Department of Community and Behavioral Health. The Department Head serves as the departmental executive officer and reports directly to the Dean of the College. The Head will be appointed at the level of Professor with Tenure. Candidates must submit applications online at http://jobs.uiowa.edu/ for requisition #73281. Inquiries regarding the position can be made to Renée Anthony, the Search Committee Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org. The Search Committee will continue to screen applicants until the position is filled. Nominations and applications should include a letter outlining interest and relevant experience, curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for three references (to be contacted only with permission). Candidates must also provide a statement identifying how their past and / or potential contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion will advance the University of Iowa’s commitment to inclusive excellence.
Plastics help some folks but harm others. What’s a chemist to do?
No population center, school of public health, or medical school? You can still make interdisciplinary population health research happen. Read about the Center on Health, Risk, and Society at American University.
Health insurance coverage is important, but especially in the Rio Grande Valley, it’s nowhere near enough to improve health. Heide Castaneda explains why.