Research Associate - Epidemiology
Posting Department: Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Expire Date: 01/24/2015
The Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for several Research Associate positions in the Academic Support Staff. This appointment will be initially for one (1) year and continuation during that time period and renewal are based on satisfactory performance and availability of funding (limited to three (3) years). The successful applicant will have experience in the field of Epidemiology. Responsibilities include scientific research in the field of epidemiology, and applicant is expected to submit and collaborate on grant proposals and participate in the department's educational programs as assigned. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education and research.

We are seeking candidates with research interests and expertise in epidemiology of infectious diseases, genetic or molecular epidemiology of cancer, dermatologic epidemiology, reproductive epidemiology, renal & other areas of cardiovascular epidemiology, obesity, epidemiology of gastrointestinal diseases, social epidemiology and pharmacoepidemiology. Applicants in other research areas will also be considered. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in epidemiology (or equivalent), and postdoctoral experience in pharmacoepidemiology in general and the use of large automated databases in particular. Start dates are available as early as July 2013.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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