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Postdoctoral Research Assoc

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Position Information

Position Title Postdoctoral Research Assoc
Requisition Number STFR003949
Division/College College of Engineering
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Grade 10
Posting Date 08/16/2017

This Postdoctoral Research Associate position will require an experienced research scientist or engineer with a focus on environmental health and engineering, specifically one or more of the following: health informatics; geospatial informatics, environmental epidemiology and environmental modeling. This individual will work closely with scientists from different disciplines across multiple institutions to analyze large, complex environmental/biological datasets. Primary responsibility is ensuring that the research is complete. The appointment generally does not extend beyond two years.


The candidate must have a Ph.D. or equivalent in Environmental Health, Computer Science, Epidemiology, Statistics, Geology, Biomedical or other related quantitative fields. Should have advanced knowledge of modeling, analysis tools, and statistical packages. Previous experience in proposal development strongly preferred. Ability to communicate and collaborate with a geographically-dispersed group.

Additional Information

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

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