Professional Development Opportunities

Ph.D.PROGRAM OPPORTUNITIES

Joint Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Research on Substance Use

The program includes tuition waiver for candidates who meet the academic/experience requirements, and is the first of its kind. The focus of the Ph. D is on research, so its curriculum stands out as unique within the field.  See our flyer and visit our website.

Learning for Early Careers in Addiction and Diversity (LEAD) Program

The LEAD Program is an NIH-sponsored R25 training program that uses the NIDA CTN as a platform for providing research training to early-career investigators from underrepresented racial/ethnic minority groups conducting research in the substance use disorder (SUD) treatment and services field. See Announcement

 

VACANT POSITIONS

Postdoctoral Position in Malaria Functional Genomics Section (MFGS)

A postdoctoral intramural research training award (IRTA) position is available immediately for an outstanding candidate to study host responses to malaria infection in the Malaria Functional Genomics Section (MFGS), Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research at NIAID. See Announcement.

Department of Physiology: LSU Health – New Orleans

The Department of Physiology in the School of Medicine at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, LA seeks outstanding candidates with a PhD or equivalent degree for a tenure track faculty position at the assistant to full professor level. Special consideration will be given to candidates with significant extramural funding and research strengths in cardiovascular physiology or alcohol-related pathophysiology. Click here for more Info

The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy

The Division of Pharmacology & Toxicology at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy invites applications for a full-time tenure-track or tenured faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor level, with an anticipated start date of Fall 2018.  See Announcement.

Supervisory Veterinary Medical Officer; Vaccine Research Center

The NIAID Vaccine Research Center (VRC) is recruiting for a senior scientist to oversee preclinical research activities, investigate novel vaccine delivery methods, and serve as the head of the Translational Research Program. NIAID is a major research component of NIH and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). See Announcement

Director, Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is seeking exceptional candidates for the position of Director, Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study; Deputy Director, Division of Epidemiology, Services, and Prevention Research (DESPR), NIDA. The direct link to this position is https://jobs.nih.gov/vacancies/executive/despr.htm . See Announcement

Postdoctoral Intramural Research Fellowship Position: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

A postdoctoral fellowship position is available in the TSE/Prion Molecular Biology Section of the Laboratory of Persistent Viral Diseases in the Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, located at Rocky Mountain Laboratories (RML) in Hamilton, MT. See Announcement.

Postdoctoral Position - The Scripps Research Institute

The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) Addictive Disorders investigators are seeking applications for our Postdoctoral Training Program funded by a NIH/NIAAA Institutional Training Grant (T32 AA007456). The successful applicant will receive training under a program that has been training young scientists in the field of substance abuse research for over 30 years. See Announcement.

Postdoctoral Position - in T-Lymphocyte Biology Unit, Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

A postdoctoral intramural research training award (IRTA) position is available immediately for an outstanding candidate to study host responses to Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in the T-lymphocyte Biology Unit (TBU), Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases at NIAID. See Announcement

Postdoctoral Position in Laboratory of Infectious Diseases

A post-doctoral position is available at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, Maryland, in the Laboratory of Infectious Diseases (LID), Structural Informatics Unit (SIU).  The SIU seeks to elucidate the molecular architecture, function and epitope diversity of viral proteins. The research program exploits 3D electron microscopy of viruses and protein complexes to obtain structural information. See full announcement.

DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY AND ANTHROPOLOGY - California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

The Department of Geography and Anthropology in the College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona) invites applications for a tenure-track position in Applied Anthropology at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin Fall 2018. Candidates specializing in applied research in anthropology are
especially encouraged to apply. Regional area and sub-discipline are open.  See Announcement

DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY AND ANTHROPOLOGY - California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

The Department of Geography and Anthropology in the College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona) invites applications for a tenure-track position in Sociocultural Anthropology at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin Fall 2018. Candidates specializing in economic or political anthropology are especially encouraged to apply. Regional area of focus in Asia or Asian diaspora populations is preferred; Africa and Latin America also desirable.  See Announcement.

Staff Clinician Position, Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases,NIAID/NIH

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), Division of Intramural Research (DIR), Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases (LCID) is offering a staff clinician position in mycology clinical and translational research. See Announcement.

LECTURER - TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY

As part of ongoing enhancement of undergraduate education, the Department of Psychology (http://psychology.tamu.edu) at Texas A&M University invites applications for one non-tenure track Lecturer faculty position, to begin Fall, 2017. See Announcement.

Postdoctoral Position at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) Addictive Disorders

The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) Addictive Disorders investigators are seeking applications for our Postdoctoral Training Program funded by a NIH/NIAAA Institutional Training Grant (T32 AA007456). The successful applicant will receive training under a program that has been training young scientists in the field of substance abuse research for over 30 years. See Announcement

Postdoctoral Position in T-Lymphocyte Biology Unit

A postdoctoral intramural research training award (IRTA) position is available immediately for an outstanding candidate to study host responses to Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in the T-lymphocyte Biology Unit (TBU), Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases at NIAID.  See Announcement

Postdoctoral Position: Arizona State University T32 training grant: Research Training in Drug Abuse/HIV Prevention; Closing the Research-Practice Gap

Arizona State University invites applications for a NIDA-funded T32 post-doctoral training program focusing on closing the research-practice gap in drug abuse and HIV prevention. See Announcement

Postdoctoral Position: Evaluation of Immunodeficiencies

A postdoctoral position is available immediately for a highly motivated candidate with a background in immunology or virology to join the Medical Virology Section, Laboratory of Infectious Diseases at NIAID. See Announcement

Postdoctoral Position: Norovirus Therapeutics

The Caliciviruses Section is in the LID, NIAID, and studies caliciviruses with an emphasis on the noroviruses associated with acute gastroenteritis. The Section is seeking a postdoctoral fellow with expertise in viral immunology to work on development of antiviral therapy for the noroviruses. Candidates should have a strong background in at least one of these areas: virology, immunology, molecular biology, antibody engineering, or stem cells.  See Announcement

Harvard University: Director of Advanced Undergraduate Labs

The Director of Advanced Undergraduate Laboratories teaches laboratory chemistry courses and oversees a well-equipped, state of the art, advanced undergraduate laboratory space. See announcement.

Post-Doctoral Position: Laboratory of Bacteriology, Division of Intramural Research, National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

A postdoctoral intramural research training award (IRTA) position is available in the Pathogen Molecular Genetics Section (PMGS) to study mechanisms of bacterial interaction of Gram-positive skin colonizers in the context of skin colonization and disease. See Announcement.

Staff Clinician, Laboratory of Malaria Immunology and Vaccinology, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) is seeking an outstanding clinical investigator for the Laboratory of Malaria Immunology and Vaccinology (LMIV). See Announcement.

Post-Doctoral Position: Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases, Division of Intramural Research, National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

A post-doctoral position is available at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, Maryland, in the Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases (LCID) for the newly established Inflammation and Innate Immunity Unit (IIIU). See Announcement.

University of Texas School of Public Health; Assistant, Associate or Professor Positions

The University of Texas School of Public Health (UTSPH) seeks applicants for multiple positions with expertise in Population Health specifically focused on pediatric disease prevention and chronic illness management. See full Announcement

Department of Physiology: LSU Health – New Orleans

The Department of Physiology in the School of Medicine at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, LA seeks outstanding candidates with a PhD or equivalent degree for a tenure track faculty position at the assistant to full professor level. Special consideration will be given to candidates with significant extramural funding and research strengths in cardiovascular physiology or alcohol-related pathophysiology. Click here for more Info.

 

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

RESOURCES

Public Health Online

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Public Health Degree Program Information

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FUNDING

NIH Tenure-Track Opportunities

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NIH Funding Opportunities and Notices

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Successful NIH grant proposals

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National Health Council Database

A resource to help link unfunded NIH applications with potential non-governmental funding sources.