Postdoctoral Fellow

Job description

Job Title Postdoctoral Fellow
Location New Orleans, LA, US
Organization Name Tulane University
Posting Summary
This position conducts research on the impact of pesticide exposure through produce consumption and household pesticide use on vulnerable populations, including pregnant women and children. A secondary area of research is climate and health risk and vulnerability specifically targeting the Caribbean region. The position will also coordinate activities associated with the joint Tulane University-Anton de Kom University of Suriname MPH program and related environmental health research training programs.

Minimum Qualifications
Knowledge of environmental health sciences, especially related to pesticide toxicity and climate change

Ability to advise graduate students

Ability to independently design population-based health interventions

Ability to collect and analyze quantitative data associated with population-based environmental health studies

Proficiency in statistical analysis software packages

Ability to present research results to diverse audiences orally and in writing
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures

Minimum Education
PhD in environmental health sciences or related field

Preferred Qualifications
Teaching experience in environmental health

Bilingual in Dutch and English

How To Apply
All applicants should apply electronically via the following link:

Materials submitted through this Tulane Jobs portal will not be considered.

Tulane is an EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled employer.





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Posted: 8/11/2018
Application Due: 10/10/2018
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