Job Listings

The Harvard Educational Program in Cancer Prevention and Control is seeking a Cancer Prevention Fellow
“This is an NCI-funded T32 program to train the next generation of scientists in transdisciplinary approaches to cancer prevention and control. The program includes both pre-doctoral and post-doctoral training options. Applications for post-doctoral candidates are due on November 1. Pre-doctoral candidates apply to our Population Health Sciences PhD Program and are selected from among those admitted to the PhD program—applications due December 1. We have a strong commitment to diversity, and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds.” More information from trainee and alumni on their experience with the program can be found here as well as the job posting here.

The Department of Health Policy and Management in the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health is seeking applicants for a tenure-track or tenured faculty position at the Assistant or Associate level in the area of health policy.
For more information, please see this job announcement. Applications will be accepted until November 15th, 2021.

The UW Department of Pediatrics is hiring a Research Specialist
For more information, click here

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is hiring a Director of Medicaid Research and Evaluation
Apply by 10/1/21. For more information, click here.

WI Department of Health Services, Division of Public Health and Bureau of Communicable Diseases
The WI Department of Health Services is seeking a Mycotic Diseases Program Assistant/Research Analyst in their Division of Public Health and Communicable Diseases. Please review this job posting for more information.

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Childhood Cancer Survivor Study Project Coordinator
The Childhood Cancer Survivor Study is currently searching for the next CCSS Project Coordinator.  This person would lead the daily activities of the CCSS Coordinating Center and other significant survivorship studies.  Please review this this flyer or click here for information about this position.

Researcher, Clinical Program Evaluation – United Healthcare
The Clinical Program Evaluation Team in UHC Value Creation is charged with conducting a systematic review and impact evaluation for all clinical programs touching the lives of their members. The goal of the program is to ensure that each clinical program deployed represents their best opportunities to improve health and reduce cost. The team’s efforts inform clinical program investments, program scaling, scoping, and program refinement. This researcher is accountable for designing and executing clinical program evaluation studies to measure the impact of each program using leading indicator data and ultimately mature data (e.g., claims) as they emerge over time.

The Researcher will have both an active individual contributor role and serve as project-specific lead researcher for research and program evaluation studies that help UHC Value Creation develop and evaluate impactful clinical programs. Ideal candidates will have strong study design and statistical methods training.
For more information, click here. 

Siemens Medical Solutions seeking Health Economists
Position in Greenville, SC

MACPAC Seeking Policy Analyst
MACPAC, a non-partisan legislative branch agency that advises the U.S. Congress on Medicaid and CHIP policy issues, is seeking several experienced analysts join its team.
-We are seeking candidates with prior Medicaid or CHIP experience who also are:
-skilled in designing and leading policy analyses, including identifying important policy questions, marshaling evidence from multiple sources, and developing policy options
-able to effectively communicate orally and in writing, translating technical information into clear and concise information for lay audiences;
-able to produce work that is objective and non-partisan; and
able to balance multiple tasks and work under deadlines, both independently and in collaboration with other team members.
-Areas of technical expertise of particular interest at this time include long-term services and supports, reducing racial disparities and improving health equity, and delivery system reform and payment policy.
-A good sense of humor and tolerance for ambiguity are also appreciated.
-A graduate degree in health policy, health services research, public policy, public health or other related field is desirable, plus at least three years of policy experience for mid- level positions and seven years or more for senior positions.
-For more information, click here: https://www.macpac.gov/employment-opportunities/ 

The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign has three open epidemiology roles. For more information on each, click the links below:
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Epidemiology
Part-Time/Adjunct Lecturer in Epidemiology– Master’s or PhD trained, for in-person and/or online instruction.  Epidemiology experience in academia, practice, and research are all valued.

NIH Neighborhoods and Health Lab Seeking Full-Time Postdoctoral Fellow (National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, Bethesda, MD)
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NIH Neighborhoods and Health Lab Seeking Staff Scientist (National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, Bethesda, MD)
Click here for more information

Health Sciences Faculty Recruitment Opportunity – McMaster University
For more information see here.

Social Science Faculty Recruitment Opportunity – McMaster University
For more information see here.

Job Opportunity at Johns Hopkins University
We believe that some of your graduate students and alumni may be interested in the opportunity to join our team at Johns Hopkins University situated within our School of Medicine, Bloomberg School of Public Health, and the School of Nursing.

The Epidemiology Research Group in Organ Transplantation (ERGOT) at Johns Hopkins University is the largest and most prolific group of its kind, specializing in organ transplantation research and policy. We are looking to hire dedicated data analysts to lead qualitative and quantitative research initiatives. This role entails data analysis (e.g. coding of transcripts, analyzing datasets), providing guidance to faculty and staff on research methods and analysis, participating in research design to develop analytical plans, and presenting/publishing research findings. Our data analysts work closely the Principal Investigators and Research Program Coordinators/Assistants.

We use advanced statistical methods and large database analysis to study outcomes, disparities and allocation policies in solid organ transplantation. Our interdisciplinary faculty are leaders in the field of transplantation who provide expertise and scientific leadership in healthcare areas including epidemiology, surgery, nephrology, pediatrics, infectious disease, health disparities, economics, health behavior, geriatrics, policy, and ethics. ERGOT faculty and trainees have lobbied on Capitol Hill and have worked on numerous congressional bills. We’ve changed laws to allow for kidney paired donation and to allow for HIV-to-HIV transplants. We pioneer transplant innovation, technology, and scientific inquiry leading to advancements in the field for patients, providers, and the public.

If you have any interested candidates to refer, please have them send their CV to macey@jhmi.edu and copy skliten1@jhmi.edu.

AbbVie Global Epidemiology PhD Data Analyst/Post-Doc Research Fellow
This employer is looking for an advanced, soon-to-be graduating, or recently graduated doctoral student to join their team for 2021 as a data analyst (if current student) or post-doc research fellow (if graduated or graduating soon). The paid position will begin as soon as possible and conclude at the end of the year. This is for advanced PhD students or recent PhD grads from an Epidemiology program.
For more information see here.

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Search: Environmental Health and Justice
The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the interdisciplinary Department of Public Health.
For more information see here.
To apply, see here.

Epidemiologist at Maxim Healthcare Services, Racine WI
Maxim Healthcare Services seeks applicants with a degree in epidemiology, microbiology, infectious diseases, biostatistics, or a related field and field experience to analyze epidemiological data and assist with or conduct epidemiological surveillance and studies.
For more information, see here.

Post-Doctoral Training in Behavioral Oncology at the Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
This NCI-supported T32 interdisciplinary training program seeks candidates with an interest in nicotine dependence and tobacco control, cervical cancer prevention, cultural and literacy issues in cancer prevention and control, disparities in cancer care, quality of life and symptom management issues in cancer survivors, psychosocial and behavioral aspects of familial and hereditary cancer, and health care provider practices in cancer prevention and control. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis through June 30th, 2021 or until all positions are filled.
For more information, see here.

Tenure-Track Assistant/Associate Professor of Epidemiology at the Arnold School of Public Health
The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina seeks applicants with expertise in advanced epidemiologic research methods.
For more information, see here.

Tenure Track Position in the Department of Epidemiology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)
The Department of Epidemiology at the Fay W. BOOZman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), seeks candiates for an Assistant or Associate Professor role. Applicants should have a PhD in epidemiology and a research interest in perinatal, birth defects, reproductive, and/or maternal child health epidemiology. Applicants with related research interests also relevant to cancer, such as pediatric cancer, are also encouraged to apply.
For more information, see here.

Positions at the Surgo Foundation
The Surgo Foundation is seeking candidates for the following positions:

  • Director, Insights Design and Behavioral Science
  • Senior Research Scientist, Causal AI
  • Senior Research Scientist
  • Senior Research Scientist, Behavioral
  • Program Manager

To learn more about these position vacancies, see here
To learn more about the Surgo Foundation’s COVID-19 response, see here

Postdoctoral Positions in Race-Related Stressors and Health Disparities
The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities seeks two full-time postdoctoral fellows to join the newly established Race-Related Stressors & Health Disparities Research Area.
For more information, see here

Postdoctoral Position in the UW Department of Biomolecular Chemistry
The lab of Dr. Feyza Engin seeks highly motivated postdoctoral fellows to join. This lab aims to understand the mechanisms of pancreatic beta cell dysfunction and death in type 1 diabetes, with focus on stress, beta cell-immune cell crosstalk and other mechanisms that may contribute to beta cell death.
For more information, see here

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Health Policy Research, Massachusetts General Hospital
The Health Policy Research Center at the Mongan Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital, invites applications for a full-time, two-year Postdoctoral Fellowship. Applicants should have a strong interest in public health policy and health behaviors, particularly tobacco and related substance use and obesity-related behaviors.
For more information, see here

NIH National Institute of Child Health and Human Development- Post Doctoral Fellows
The Social and Behavioral Sciences Branch (SBSB) within the Division of Intramural Population Health Research at the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development seeks multiple Post Doctoral Fellows. Applicants sought will have an interest in the etiology of child and adolescent health and health-related behaviors including substance use, diet, weight, sleep, smoking, and physical activity; influence of neurobehavioral, social, and environmental factors on eating behaviors and diet-related health outcomes during pregnancy and early childhood; and developmental risk factors for mental health problems and their outcomes including suicide. Postdoctoral fellows are expected to develop their own initiatives within the scope of ongoing research in the branch.
For more information, see here

Wisconsin Health Information Organization (WHIO) Seeks Recent Graduates
WHIO is a Madison-based 501(c)3 organization, chartered in Wisconsin statutes but otherwise independently operated and funded. Since 2007 WHIO has gathered medical and pharmacy claims data from most of the state’s health insurers as well as the state Medicaid program to create a comprehensive database of patient care.
The ideal candidate is skilled and creative in the use of SQL (though no need for anything as extensive as stored procedure or database development) and has been exposed to a BI tool such as Tableau. A strong candidate would also have experience with medical and pharmacy payer claims data.
For more information, contact Jim Auron, Director of Customer Solutions on James.Auron@wisconsinhealthinfo.org or 608-442-3883