Post-Doctoral Fellow

Location
Columbia, SC
Posted
Oct 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Posting Details
Posting Summary

Logo Posting Number RTF00012PO17 Classification Title Post Doctoral Fellow Internal Title Post-Doctoral Fellow Campus Columbia 01 College/Division College of Nursing Department College of Nursing Advertised Salary Range $47,884 Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Type of Grant Funded Position Time-Limited (TL) Basis 12 months Job Search Category Post-doctorial

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.



Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

Contribute to scholarly works acceptable for presentation or publication in scientific venues and to grants to help support research.

Assist PI in coordination of assessment and intervention studies on exercise promotion, to include: training of community volunteers who will deliver an exercise program, oversee exercise assessments, data collection, managing data sets, statistical analyses, and supervising students engaged in the study.

Assist with research projects to develop physical activity interventions that can be disseminated to breast cancer survivors.

Assist the Associate Dean for Research with other research-related tasks including manuscript preparation and grant applications.

Required Education and Experience

PhD degree or similar doctoral degree in psychology, exercise science, public health, nursing or other behavioral science is required.

Preferred Qualifications Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

Knowledge and experience with exercise assessments, data collection, managing data sets and statistical analyses.



Posting Detail Information

Desired Start Date 11/01/2017 Position End Date Job Open Date 10/12/2017 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/20276 EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.



Position Attributes

Hazardous weather category Non-Essential Safety/Security Sensitive or Requires a CDL No

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    Applicant Documents
    Required Documents
    1. Cover Letter
    2. Curriculum Vitae
    3. List of References and Contact Information
    Optional Documents

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