School of Medicine:
Established in 1930, Duke University School of Medicine is the youngest of the nation’s top medical schools. Ranked tenth among its peers, the School takes pride in being an inclusive community of outstanding learners, investigators, clinicians, and staff where traditional barriers are low, interdisciplinary collaboration is embraced, and great ideas accelerate translation of fundamental scientific discoveries to improve humanhealth locally and around the globe.
Comprised of 2,400 faculty physicians and researchers, the Duke University School of Medicine along with the Duke University School of Nursing and Duke University Health System create Duke Health. Duke Health is a world-class health care network. Founded in 1998 to provide efficient, responsive care, the health system offers a full network of health services and encompasses Duke University Hospital, Duke Regional Hospital, Duke Raleigh Hospital, Duke Primary Care, Private Diagnostic Clinic, Duke Home and Hospice, Duke Health and Wellness, and multiple affiliations.
Job Posting: Associate in Research, Seminary to Early Ministry Project
Supervisor: David Eagle
The Seminary to Early Ministry Study, a joint initiative between Duke Divinity School and the Duke Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research invites applications for an Associate in Research, beginning in spring of 2020. The initial appointment will be made for one year, with an additional two years available upon satisfactory performance.
The Seminary to Early Ministry Study is the first major longitudinal study examining divinity school education. Our aim is ambitious: To paint the most comprehensive picture of how divinity school students are formed throughout their training and into the early stages of their careers. Through this, we hope to spark informed conversations about divinity school education and to shape the future of ministry. The Seminary to Early Ministry Study is part of the larger Duke Clergy Health Initiative and is funded by a grant from The Duke Endowment. More information on the SEM Study and the Clergy Health Initiative can be found here: www.semstudy.org ; https://divinity.duke.edu/initiatives/clergy-health-initiative .
The successful candidate will support all research aspects of the SEM Study, including instrument design, qualitative and/or quantitative analysis, writing manuscripts for peer-review, supervising students and data collection staff, and advancing the intellectual rigor of the study. This position will be supervised by David Eagle, Assistant Research Professor of Global Health. The successful candidate will be part of a larger team of Clergy Health Initiative staff.
Candidates must hold (or plan to defend by August 2020) a PhD in sociology, psychology or a related discipline. Candidates must have research interests in clergy, congregations, and/or theological education. Familiarity with the Methodist Church is considered an asset. The SEM Study is mixed methods and we welcome people with expertise in qualitative and/or quantitative methods. Experience with mixed methods research is considered a plus. For quantitative researchers, experience in R is preferred.
Please send a cover letter outlining your qualifications for this position, a current CV, a research statement and a list of three references to email@example.com . You may address your materials to David Eagle, Assistant Research Professor in Global Health. You may contact David for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Salary is commensurate with experience. This position is full time an
Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.
Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.
Postdoctoral Associate, Evolutionary Anthropology, United States, 1 day ago
Position ID:Duke -EVANTH -POSTDOCPONTZER3 [#16301, Pontzer] Position Title: Position Type:Postdoctoral Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map ] Subject Areas: Physiolo...
Postdoctoral Associate, Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, United States, 1 day ago
Position ID:Duke -MEMS -PA [#16370, 51045347] Position Title: Position Type:Postdoctoral Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27701, United States [map ] Subject Area: Engineering / Mechanic...
Duke Unicef Innovation Accelerator Graduate Research Associate, Duke Innovation & Entrepreneurship, United States, 1 day ago
Position ID:Duke -DukeI&E -RESEARCHASSOCIATE [#16379] Position Title: Position Type:Other Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27701, United States [map ] Subject Areas: Interdisciplinary Ent...
Associate In Research, Economics, United States, 1 day ago
Position ID:Duke -Econ -THOMASD [#16315, 27] Position Title: Position Type:Other Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map ] Subject Area: Economics / Development/Intern...
Associate In Research, Computer Science, United States, 1 day ago
Position ID:Duke -CS -AIR_GE [#16385] Position Title: Position Type:Student programs Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map ] Subject Area: Computer Science / Natural...
Associate In Research, Biomedical Engineering, United States, 1 day ago
Position ID:Duke -BME -AIRKATZ52120 [#16373] Position Title: Position Type:Other Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map ] Subject Area: Engineering / Bioengineering A...