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Job ID: 109697

Postdoctoral Fellowship
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Date Posted Jul. 30, 2018
Title Postdoctoral Fellowship
University University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Department Health Promotion and Behavioral Science
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available Immediately
  • Houston, TX
    United States
  • Post-Doc
  • Health Sciences - General
    Health Education & Promotion
    Public Health/Biostatistics/Epidemiology

Seeking Applicants with outstanding promise for scholarly achievement that contributes to cancer prevention and control.

The University of Texas School of Public Health has open postdoc positions in its NCI-sponsored training program that are designed to launch successful careers in cancer prevention and control research. The fellowships have a strong emphasis on underserved groups and the reduction of cancer-related health disparities. Postdocs have weekly contact with faculty and other postdocs through a seminar focused on proposals, publications, and career development, and outstanding faculty mentors offer research opportunities. Stipends start at $48,432 and the package includes tuition and fees, books, software and travel and the opportunity to work in a research or teaching position for an additional 25% time. The fellowships guarantees support for up to 3 years with an annual stipend increments. Our interdisciplinary training program has an excellent track record, soon to begin its 26th year. Our fellows advance their skills, experience, networks, and research productivity, paving the path to go on to strong faculty positions and become independent investigators.


  • PhD, DrPH, MD, or other doctoral degree in public health, health promotion, a social or behavioral science, epidemiology, health services research, health economics, biostatistics, or medicine
  • U.S citizens and permanent residents only

  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), in accordance with applicable federal and state laws and regulations, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by law or university policy.

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Contact Information

  • Patricia Mullen
    Health Promotion and Behavioral Science
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
    7000 Fannin Dr Suite 2534B
    Houston, TX 77080


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