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Medical College of Wisconsin Center for AIDS Intervention Research – HIV Prevention Research Faculty

The Center for AIDS Intervention Research (CAIR) at the Medical College of Wisconsin is recruiting for several faculty investigators in HIV prevention research. Although interest areas are open, we particularly seek applications from candidates with strong and successful lines of research in the areas of: (1) behavioral and social interventions to optimize outcomes along the HIV treatment continuum; (2) improving PrEP uptake among persons at high-risk for contracting HIV infection; (3) use of social media and technology in HIV prevention and adherence interventions; (4) HIV-related implementation science; and (5) reducing HIV health disparities.

Washington University School of Medicine – Faculty-Level Positions in Public Health Sciences

The Division of Public Health Sciences in the Department of Surgery invites applications for multiple tenure-track/tenured positions at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. The Washington University School of Medicine has a strong team of public health researchers and an outstanding record of biomedical and social science research that range from biology to genomics to social determinants of health, implementation, and population sciences. The diverse faculty in the division collaborate with departments across the medical and university campuses through teaching, mentoring and research projects. Leadership within the Siteman Cancer Center supports engaging a senior investigator into a leadership position within the cancer center.

National Cancer Institute Postdoc: Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program (Rockville, MD)

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program (CPFP) is now accepting applications for Cancer Prevention Fellows. This is a unique postdoctoral training opportunity for scientists and clinicians in the fields of cancer prevention and control. The CPFP is multidisciplinary by nature, as we select fellows from a variety of disciplines and backgrounds to include basic science, epidemiology, health services research, medicine, behavioral science, nursing, social science, nutrition, health education/health promotion, law, dentistry, statistics, geography, exercise science, and engineering. Unlike some postdoctoral programs, our fellows have the opportunity to select their own preceptors, and develop and lead research activities based on their own interests.

University of Delaware – Community Health Specialist, Temporary Instructor (Newark, DE)

The University of Delaware Colleges of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR) and Health Sciences (CHS) are accepting applications for a Community Health Specialist for a full-time, 12-month instructor, temporary appointment, renewable up to three years. The CANR responsibilities are to provide statewide leadership and expertise in: (a) health and wellness programming efforts for the University of Delaware Cooperative Extension; (b) community engagement efforts for the Robert Wood Johnson Culture of Health Initiative; and, (c) growing the Cooperative Extension focus on the One Health Initiative as it develops between multiple colleges across the University. The CHS responsibilities will include teaching undergraduate courses and supervising internships and practicums in the Department of Behavioral Health and Nutrition.

Brigham and Women's Hospital – Cognitive-Behavioral Psychologist

The Department of Psychiatry and the Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital is seeking a full-time cognitive-behavioral psychologist to join our faculty. Successful candidates will possess outstanding clinical, teaching, and supervision skills, a strong background in cognitive behavioral theory and treatment, and an interest in clinical research. Responsibilities will include outpatient clinical care of bariatric patients, and trainee supervision and teaching, with opportunities for collaborative research. Applicants should be licensed in Massachusetts or license- eligible with a graduate degree from an APA-accredited doctoral program in clinical psychology and primarily interested in working in a community and/or academic hospital setting.

MD Anderson Cancer Center – Tenured or Tenure-Track Position in Psycho-Oncology

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Behavioral Science, is accepting applications for one open rank tenured or tenure–track position in psycho-oncology. Candidates must have a strong record of scholarly achievement and extramural funding in psycho-oncology. We are particularly interested in individuals with research experience in psychosocial and psychobiological factors related to mental health with an emphasis on application to the etiology and pathogenesis of cancer and treatment of distress, other mental health factors and/or symptoms in cancer patients and related medical comorbidities.

Nestlé Research Center – Behavioral Science Group Leader (Lausanne, Switzerland)

The Nestlé Research Center is currently accepting applications for a Behavioral Science Group Leader in the Consumer Science and Applied Nutrition department. The candidate will be leading an Expert Group in Behavioral Science through developing scientific strategy, proposing and executing projects with internal and external partners, and translating scientific findings into business applications.

Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine – Faculty Position, Intervention Research Methods in Behavioral Health

University of Virginia Center for Behavioral Health and Technology – Postdoctoral Fellows

The University of Virginia has new openings for two Research Associates with interests in research on cancer control or cancer prevention and a recent doctoral degree in Psychology or related field. Research associate positions are for a two-year period (2017-2019) divided into one-year terms in the Center for Behavioral Health and Technology in the Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences. These full-time research associates will conduct clinical research in eHealth, the provision of health treatment through the Internet and related technologies, with a focus on psycho-oncology. Interest and experience in any area of cancer control and prevention research, or on behaviors and treatments relevant to cancer, is strongly preferred.

University of Virginia Center for Behavioral Health & Technology – Faculty Position, Open Rank

The University of Virginia Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences is seeking applicants for a full-time tenure-eligible faculty position at the Associate/Full Professor level to join the Center for Behavioral Health and Technology. This position will conduct clinical research in eHealth/mHealth with a particular focus on psycho-oncology.

University of Kentucky – Chair, Department of Health, Behavior, & Society

The University of Kentucky College of Public Health seeks applicants for a Chair of the Department of Health, Behavior, & Society. This position leads a multi-disciplinary academic department focused on building scientific evidence and cultivating a next-generation workforce needed for developing cancer prevention and control, community-based interventions, dissemination and implementation science, practice-based research, and/or health disparities research. The selected individual will maintain an active research program with extramural support from NIH, CDC, health-related foundations, and/or other funding sources; teach and mentor undergraduate, graduate, and professional students; and create and/or adapt curriculum in support of College and department strategic directions.

University of Tennessee Health Science Center – Assistant Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine

The Department of Preventive Medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is seeking applications for a non-tenure track faculty position at the assistant professor level in behavioral weight management, eating behaviors or a similar area. This position provides an excellent opportunity to develop a research program in behavioral weight management and/or eating behaviors in a developing and expanding interdisciplinary research department. We are looking for someone whose career goals include innovative research and grantsmanship in the areas of behavioral weight management or eating behaviors.

Hackensack University Medical Center – Assistant Scientist, Cancer Prevention & Control

Hackensack University Medical Center (now part of Hackensack Meridian Health) is currently accepting applications for an Assistant Scientist position. In this highly visible role, you will conduct and publish research as an independent investigator. Ideal candidate will have a track record of having secured grant funding and also has to be actively seeking independent peer reviewed grant funding to support their research. You will also be expected to conduct research in topics related to cancer prevention and control. Particular areas of interest include cancer survivorship, cancer outcomes, intervention development, health decision making, familial/genetic risk, and health communication, although qualified applicants with expertise in other areas will be considered.

Chinle Comprehensive Health Care Facility – Integrated Primary Care Psychologist (Chinle, AZ)

Chinle Comprehensive Health Care Facility is seeking a Psychologist (PhD or PsyD) to join our Integrated Care team. The Integrated Behavioral Health (IBH) program utilizes a ‘Walking in beauty’ Navajo, holistic approach to helping patients with medical and health-related concerns. The IBH team provides evaluations and treatment for psychological services (e.g. substance use disorders, depression, anxiety, trauma and stress related disorders) and behavioral services for general medical and health-related problems (e.g. cancer, autoimmune disorders, cardiovascular, GI, diabetes, and sleep disorders). Clinicians on the IBH team practice in an outpatient behavioral health setting and utilize approaches that address the interaction between physical, psychological, and social factors in health management.

NYU Langone Comprehensive Program on Obesity – Program Director

The NYU Langone Comprehensive Program on Obesity seeks a skilled Program Director to provide administrative leadership and direction. This individual will be responsible for overall management and operations, working independently to ensure the timely development and execution of activities across the Initiative. Because of the Program’s strong reliance on obesity, its related components, and “big data”, an individual with knowledge in one or more of these areas is strongly preferred.

University of Virginia School of Nursing – Associate Dean for Research

The University of Virginia School of Nursing is now accepting applications for an Associate Dean for Research. This position provides strategic direction to the School’s research and research support services, oversees programs’ direction, fosters an environment of inquiry and scholarship, and promotes faculty development as a mentor. This position oversees the School’s four research centers and initiatives and is responsible for post-doctoral research scholars. A member of the Dean’s Council, the Associate Dean also maintains his or her own program of funded research.