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Tenure track 9-month academic position at level of Assistant, Associate, or Professor to contribute to new MPH program in the Health Promotion Track at North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, USA. Deadline unknown.

Job description: Tenure track 9-month academic position at the level of Assistant, Associate, or Professor, to contribute to the new MPH program in the Health Promotion Track. The position may also contribute to undergraduate and graduate programs in exercise science, dietetics, or health education, if relevant.

Jan
20
Deadline

Research Assistant in Nutrition (and might I add totally in public health nutrition research) at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA. Deadline January 20, 2012.

Job Description: Non-tenure track, full-time, grant-supported position in Nutritional Sciences, focusing on obesity prevention and food safety education intervention trials. The successful candidate must have demonstrated experience successfully procuring grant funding, mentoring students, reporting research findings in peer-reviewed venues, and designing theory-driven interventions. The successful candidate also will have proficiency in motivational interviewing, social-cognitive theory constructs, conducting/managing applied nutrition intervention programs and clinical trials, and online survey software, and will have experience working with low-income community participants and community-based teaching. Candidates must possess a masters degree or higher in nutrition, health communications, or other related field, and hold active Registered Dietitian (RD) credential. Faculty members are expected to be active scholars; develop a significant body of refereed publications; mentor and train grant-related student assistants; engage in appropriate department, college, and university committees; and provide occasional guest lectures (as invited) and presentations to community groups. The successful candidate will also be expected to work closely with colleagues in related centers and institutes.

Mar
18
Deadline

Professor (Level E) Exercise, Health, and Physical Activity at the University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia. Deadline: March 18, 2012.

About: The Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Sydney is the largest and most comprehensive grouping of allied health professions, researchers and teachers within Australia. The faculty is a world leader in health sciences and allied health research and education.

Apr
27
Deadline

Asst/Assoc TT/E Professor Health Behavior/Health Promotion, Division of Health Promotion Sciences, University of Arizona; Tucson, AZ, USA; Deadline April 27, 2012.

About: The Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health (MEZCOPH) at the University of Arizona (UA) is seeking a highly motivated individual to join its existing and expanding team of scholars in the Health Behavior Health Promotion section within the Division of Health Promotion Sciences. The mission of this Division is to collaborate with communities in southwestern United States to develop innovative responses to health challenges, and translate evidence-based approaches into best practices within community, clinical and global public health settings. We are interested in candidates who conduct applied community-based research on nutrition and/or physical activity interventions to prevent chronic disease. The position is open to individuals from a wide range of academic disciplines (e.g., public health, anthropology, sociology, psychology, nutrition, education, exercise science) and for those who have expertise in any number of research methodologies, including qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods approaches. The successful candidate will have academic credentials appropriate for the rank of assistant or associate professor (tenured or tenure earning), including a record of extramural funding and publications in peer-reviewed journals. In addition to maintaining a funded research program and collaborating with community groups/organizations, the successful candidate is expected to develop and teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses in health behavior health promotion (generally teaching two courses per year for those faculty active in mentoring graduate students), and contribute to the research and service mission of the college.

Postdoctoral Fellow: Med-Pediatrics-Prevention Institute, 04371500 -1592 Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, GA, USA; deadline unknown.

Minimum qualifications: Ph.D. or equivalent degree; good oral/written communication and organizational skills; competency in MS Word, Excel, statistical methods; ability to work independently, prioritize tasks, complete work and meet deadlines; must be detail-oriented, highly motivated, and committed to achieving excellence in the form of productivity and publications; willingness and ability to work with children.

Coordinator at Elon University, Elon, NC, USA;

Title: Coordinator for Violence Prevention and Response Department: Health Promotion Posting Number: 20120133

Clinical Research Assistant/Project Manager for Healthy You, Healthy Home, Healthy Business at UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC.

The UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention has opened recruitment for an SPA full-time Social / Clinical Research Assistant at the Journey competency level. This position serves as Project Manager for the new Healthy You, Healthy Home, Healthy Business (H3) project and reports directly to Amber Vaughn, under Principal Investigator Dianne Ward.

Assistant/Associate Professor of Nutrition in the Department of Food Science, NUTRITION, and Health Promotion at Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS, USA

About: The Department of Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion at Mississippi State University, is accepting applications for a full-time (9 or 12-month teaching/research appointment), tenure-track faculty position specializing in human nutrition. Responsibilities of this position include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, establishing a competitive externally funded research program, directing graduate research, and participating in departmental and professional activities.

Associate Project Director for an NIH-funded, Longitudinal Study of Childhood Obesity in Five NJ Cities

About: The associate project director (research analyst) will provide research support and coordination to a major study addressing the impact of changes in the environment on childhood obesity. Funded by the NICHD (NIH), the research follows a panel of children in five New Jersey cities over five years. The associate project director will be responsible for collecting data on changes in the food and physical activity environment in the cities and coordinating other data collection for the project.

Aug
09
Deadline

Convergence Innovation Fund: Promoting Health and Equity through Built Environment and Healthy Food Access Policy, Convergence Partnership (deadline August 9, 2012, 5:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time)

http://www.convergencepartnership.org/site/c.fhLOK6PELmF/b.8110763/k.4722/Innovation_Fund_Call_for_Proposals.htm


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