GROUP HIRE: Up to 5 Scientist II Appointments (academic equivalent to Assistant Professor).
The HNRCA is increasing its scientific research capacity with the hire of up to five scientists (academic equivalent to assistant professor). Candidates should be highly motivated and committed to the HNRCA’s mission to promote healthy aging through nutrition science, diet and physical activity. We will hire scientists who represent a variety of disciplines and share a commitment to work collaboratively to promote a cohesive Center-wide research agenda. We are interested in scientists with experience in health equity and population health research. Topics could include, but are not limited to, disparities in health, income, nutrition, or limited access to affordable and nutritious foods relating to race/ethnicity, socio-economic status, gender, religion or other characteristics. This position will have the ability to work with scientists across Tufts University to advance work related to the intersection between older adults and often-understudied populations. We are also looking for scientists who have worked in environments that encouraged a team science approach to research. The successful candidates should have a PhD, MD or equivalent and 3-5 years of experience, including postdoctoral training, and have strong potential to direct their own research, engage in team science and secure independent grant funding. of experience, including postdoctoral training, and have strong potential to direct their own research, engage in team science and secure independent grant funding.
How to apply:
Individuals wishing to apply should use this link to submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of research interest and list of three references. For questions, please contact Eleanor Davison at Eleanor.email@example.com