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Senior Epidemiologist in the Department of Health Services (DHS)
The Department of Health Services (DHS), Division of Public Health (DPH), Bureau of Environmental and Occupational Health (BEOH), Environmental Epidemiology and Surveillance Section seeks a senior epidemiologist for the Wisconsin's Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) Sport Fish Consumption Research Program. For more information, see here.
Posted 2/19/19

Cancer Epidemiology Postdoctoral Researcher in the Warren Andersen Lab
The Warren Andersen lab within the Department of UW Population Health Sciences seeks a Postdoctoral Researcher interested in investigating the associations between genetic, social, and modifiable risk factors with breast and colorectal cancers. This position offers two to three years of postdoctoral support and eligible applicants will have a PhD in epidemiology, biostatistics, cancer biology, genetics, population health, or a closely related field. For more information, see here.
Posted 2/8/19

Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center Positions:
The Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center located at UW Hospital has several current job openings:

ADRC Study Coordinator
The Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (ADRC) conducts research in the field of aging and dementia, and seeks to establish effective prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer's disease (AD). A Research Specialist is needed to coordinate research study visits involving cognitively healthy adults and those with memory impairments within the center. For more information, click here
Posted 1/10/19

Research Support Specialist
The incumbent in this position will serve as a Scheduler for the Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer's Prevention (WRAP) and Program Manager Assistant for WRAP and the Alzheimer's Disease Research Center-Biomarker Core (ADRC). Our studies conduct a variety of tests including memory assessments, MRIs, PET scans, CSF collection, and blood collection. This individual will collaborate with other study personnel to arrange study visits and assist two Program Managers with administrative tasks and special projects. For more information, click here
1/10/19

Community Research Coordinator
The UW Division of Geriatrics/Wisconsin Alzheimer's Institute is seeking two full-time Research Specialists to co-lead the coordination of research related activities for an Alzheimer's disease prevention project titled, "African Americans Fighting Alzheimer's in Midlife" (AAFAiM). The AAFAiM Project examines midlife markers of Alzheimer's disease in African Americans enrolled in the Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer's Prevention (WRAP) Study. This position will be based in Milwaukee at the Wisconsin Alzheimer's Institute Regional Milwaukee Office (WAI MKE).
For more information, click here
1/10/19

Biospecimen Specialist
The incumbent in this position will serve as a biospecimen specialist with the Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Biomarker Core (W-ADRC) and the Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer's Prevention (WRAP). Primary responsibilities of this position will include overseeing the collection, storage and shipment of antemortem biologic samples, as well as the administrative duties required to manage the biospecimen collection, storage and research activities for the W-ADRC and WRAP. The position will also provide on-call support for postmortem sample collection in the Wisconsin Brain Donor Program (WBDP).
For more information, click here
1/10/19

Assistant or Associate Professor at the Center for Genetic Epidemiology, University at Southern California
The Department of Preventive Medicine at the University at Southern California seeks an Assistant or Associate Professor, Tenure Track or Tenured, for the newly founded Center for Genetic Epidemiology.
For more information and to apply, see here
1/10/19

Home Environmental Health Manager at the City of Milwaukee Health Department
The City of Milwaukee Health Department seeks a Home Environmental Health Manager to provide leadership for all MHD programs which identify and address hazards in the home environment shown to impact children’s health. For more information and to apply, see here
Posted 12/7/18

PHI/CDC Global Health Fellowship Program
The Population Health institute offers full time, 6-12 month fellowship placements at CDC offices worldwide.
For more details, please see here
Posted 11/27/18

Epidemiologist at the Wisconsin Department of Health Services
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) seeks an Epidemiologist to serve in their Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program. This is a UW contractor position to work within the DHS. Please see the position posting for more details here
Posted 11/21/18

Assistant/Associate Professor of Health Science at the University of Alaska Anchorage
The Institute for Circumpolar Health Studies at the University of Alaska Anchorage is seeking a new faculty member to be hired at the Assistant or Associate Professor level to build a research program focused on health issues of particular interest in Alaska. For more information, please see here
Posted 11/8/18

Tenure Track Assistant or Associate Professor of Epidemiology at the Arnold School of Public Health
The University of South Carolina seeks an Assistant or Associate Professor with expertise in clinical epidemiology.
For more information, please see here
Posted 10/31/18

Tenure Track Assistant/Associate Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology
The University of South Carolina seeks an Assistant or Associate Professor with specialized expertise in infectious disease epidemiology.
For more information, please see here
Posted 10/31/18

Assistant or Associate Professor - Population Health and Health Equity Research (tenure-track),
The University of Minnesota

For more information and/or to apply, please see the Job Description on the UM Website

Associate or Full Professor - Population Health and Health Equity Research (with tenure),
The University of Minnesota

For more information and/or to apply, please see the Job Description on the UM Website

ORISE- Injury Prevention Research Opportunity Available
This research opportunity is available for recent graduates with a Master's in Public Health, Epidemiology, Exercise Science, or related field within the past five years. This is a twelve month research opportunity and U.S. Citizenship is required.
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Postdoctoral Fellowship in Health Policy and Services Research in Shandong, China
Shandong University’s School of Healthcare Management, part of Cheeloo Medical College, is seeking a postdoctoral fellow to join its growing interdisciplinary research team. The fellow will receive a mentored postdoctoral health policy and services research experience in preparation for a career in elderly care and healthcare research. Skills in the Chinese language are NOT required, NOR preferred.
Please see the Job Description
Want to learn more? Contact 姚能亮 (Aaron) at ayao@sdu.edu.cn
Posted 9/26/18

PhD Student for Rural Opioid Project
The Infectious Diseases & Addiction Research unit at UW-Madison is seeking a PhD student for a federally-funded initiative to reduce harms associated with opioid and other injection drug use in rural communities. UW-Madison has partnered with AIDS Resource Center in Wisconsin to conduct field-based interviews among injection opioid and other drug users in several Wisconsin counties. This would be an excellent opportunity for a student to gain field experience, data collection, and analysis in order to understand how to combat the current epidemic of opioid overdose and hepatitis C infection. The student would work with the Principal Investigator Dr. Ryan Westergaard at the Division of Infectious Diseases. Please contact Wajiha Akhtar (wakhtar@medicine.wisc.edu) for more information.
Posted 8/30/18

Grad Student for Pediatric Research Lab
Interested in contributing to a dynamic research lab environment that focuses on concussion and other sport-related injury in children and adolescents?
Dr. Traci Snedden, Assistant Professor and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, has a funded 33.33% grad student opening on her diverse team! You would have opportunities to support new projects, clean and code data, work with existing datasets, complete analyses, contribute to manuscripts, participate in weekly journal club, and grow your overall knowledge of the scientific process and translation of research findings.
Want to learn more? Contact Dr. Snedden at tsnedden@wisc.edu ASAP!
Posted 8/30/18