Frequently Asked Questions
Create Your Account Now and Start Posting Resumes and/or Jobs
Create/Edit Your Resume
Search Jobs
Post Jobs, Search Resumes

18426 Posted Jobs
This page is developed
and maintained by the
Rollins School of Public Health.
Rollins Distance Learning

Job Title: Postdoctoral Fellow- Cancer Control and Research Training Program
Job Number:
Organization: University of Texas Health Science Center School of Public Health
Posted: 6/10/2019
Type: Full-Time
Classification: Public Health - General
Number of Openings: 2
Location: Houston,  TX    USA
Compensation: $48,432+
Position Description: The School of Public Health at The University of Texas Health Science Center (UTHealth) is currently seeking motivated candidates for the position of Postdoctoral Fellow with the Cancer Control and Research Training Program (NCI T32). Successful candidates will receive unique training in health disparities, dissemination, implementation science, and innovative thinking. The program offers excellent mentoring and training opportunities that advance fellows’ skills, experience, networks, and research productivity.

Mentors are engaged in project portfolios with interdisciplinary teams addressing diverse risk factors with a strong focus on under- served groups. Fellows have weekly contact with faculty, doctoral fellows, and other postdocs in an ongoing seminar on proposal writing, publication, and career development.

Postdoctoral fellows receive support for 2-3 years. Health insurance, tuition, books, software, and travel expenses are included.

Qualifications: Individuals with a PhD, DrPH, MD, or other doctoral degree in public health, health promotion, behavioral/social science, epidemiology, health services research, health economics, biostatistics, or medicine are encouraged to apply.

**Open to U.S. citizens and permanent residents only**

Organization Description: At six campuses across Texas, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health works to improve the state of public health in Texas every day. Each of our campuses is strategically placed to meet the public health education and research needs of the diverse populations across Texas. UTHealth School of Public Health is the only school of public health in the nation with regional campuses.

The main campus, located in the heart of Houston’s Texas Medical Center, offers students unmatched opportunities for research and employment. The School of Public Health’s five regional campuses are in Austin, Brownville, Dallas, El Paso and San Antonio. Each campus has its own faculty and research specialties. Students can attend class at any of the six campuses via Interactive Television (ITV).

UTHealth School of Public Health is one of six schools of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), the most comprehensive academic health system in The University of Texas System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region. In addition to the School of Public Health, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical sciences, dentistry, medicine and nursing. It also includes a psychiatric hospital, multiple institutes and centers, a growing network of clinics and outreach programs in education and care throughout the region.

The School of Public Health is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) and the university is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).

Closing Date: 9/10/2019
Desired Starting Date:
Contact Name: Patricia Mullen,  Professor
Contact Location: 7000 Fannin Drive

Houston   TX  77030
United States
Contact Location: 7000 Fannin Drive
  Houston   TX  77030
  United States
Contact Phone: 7135009658 
Contact Fax:
Contact Email:
Web Address:
How to Apply: Please visit for more information, and application.

Additional Information: We will begin reviewing applications July 1st and will close recruitment when the positions are filled.

Web Site Delete Date: 10/1/2019