Carolina Consortium on Human Development Postdoctoral Trainee

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Chapel Hill, NORTH CAROLINA

Posting Information

Position Information

Position Title Carolina Consortium on Human Development Postdoctoral Trainee
Vacancy ID PDS002395
Department FPG Child Development Inst - 631200
Position Type Postdoctoral Scholar

Posting Details

Salary Range $50,000 - $52,896
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
If part-time, hours per week
FTE 1.0
Proposed Start Date
Estimated Duration of Appointment 12 Months
Posting Open Date 05/06/2019
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Work Location Chapel Hill, NC
Position Summary

The Carolina Consortium on Human Development invites applications for NICHD (NRSA) postdoctoral traineeships. Multiple positions will be available for one year appointments, with renewal for a second year contingent on satisfactory performance and available funding. Advanced training will be provided in the longitudinal study of individual development over changing contexts (e.g., families, peer groups, schools) using multiple levels of analysis ranging from biology to socio-cultural. Specific areas of focus vary over trainee-mentor teams (e.g., psychology, education, sociology, public health, neuroscience, medicine, nursing, quantitative methodology). Faculty mentors have primary appointments in over 20 departments or schools at six neighboring universities and colleges (Duke University, Meredith College, North Carolina Central University, North Carolina State University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and University of North Carolina at Greensboro.)

Educational Requirements

Applicants must have completed a terminal degree in their field (e.g., PhD, MD, DrPH, EdD) by the time of their appointment.

Qualifications and Experience

Fellowship candidates are expected to have a demonstrated commitment to transdisciplinary longitudinal study. In accordance with NIH regulations, applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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Posting Contact Information

Department Contact Name and Title Cathi Propper, Senior Scientist
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