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Job ID: 152322

Post-Doctoral and Doctoral Students
University of Kansas Medical Center


Date Posted Dec. 29, 2020
Title Post-Doctoral and Doctoral Students
University University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, KS, United States
Department Division of Physical Activity and Weight Management
Application Deadline Jul. 1, 2021
Position Start Date Available immediately
 
 
  • Post-Doc
  • Physical Education & Kinesiology
    Physiology/Human Physiology
 
 

The Division of Physical Activity and Weight Management supports research, training and clinical endeavors for the prevention and treatment of obesity and promotion of physical activity in children and adults. Interests include nutrition, physical activity, metabolic syndrome, intervention delivery, mHealth, cognition, special populations, rural health, and others. Currently, the Division has 8 funded R01 projects from the National Institutes of Health to investigate weight management or the promotion of physical activity in a variety of different population including elementary schools, individuals living in rural communities, adults with Alzheimer’s disease, adults with physical disabilities, and adolescents and adults with intellectual disabilities. In addition, since 1986 the Division has maintained an ongoing clinical treatment program termed the Kansas Weight Management Program designed to provide weight loss and weight maintenance for adults.

To learn more about the Division (grants and publications, etc.) please go to our website http://www.kumc.edu/school-of-medicine/internal-medicine/divisions/physical…. Our Division is seeking: Post-Doctoral Researchers and Doctoral Students. For further information and/or to apply please go to https://kumc.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/kumc-jobs/job/Kansas-City-Metro-Ar… Questions? Email: kim@ku.edu. EO/AA


  • University of Kansas Medical Center is committed to ongoing diversity and inclusion efforts and to the achievement of an engaging and innovative working and learning environment that provides equal opportunities for all qualified individuals regardless of race, religion, color, ethnicity, sex, disability, national origin, ancestry, age, status as a veteran, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information. KU Medical Center also recognizes and embraces its responsibility to ensure compliance with academic standards and regulations in the pursuit of excellence in education.


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Kimberly Johnson
    Division of Physical Activity and Weight Management
    University of Kansas Medical Center
    3901 Rainbow Blvd MS1007
    Kansas City, KS 66160
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  • 7858640797
  • kjohnson18@kumc.edu

 

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