Carolina Consortium on Human Development Postdoctoral Trainee

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Position TitleCarolina Consortium on Human Development Postdoctoral TraineeVacancy IDPDS002858DepartmentFPG Child Development Inst - 631200Position TypePostdoctoral ScholarSalary Range$50,000 - $53,000Full-time/Part-timeFull TimeIf part-time, hours per weekFTE1.0Proposed Start DateEstimated Duration of Appointment12 MonthsPosting Open Date09/08/2020Posting Close DateOpen Until FilledYesWork LocationChapel Hill, NCPosition Summary

The Carolina Consortium on Human Development invites applications for NICHD (NRSA) postdoctoral traineeships. One position is available for a one year appointment, with the possibility of extending for a second year subject to a funding contingency. 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.

Special Instructions

For information on UNC Postdoctoral Benefits and Services, please click here –

For information about the Carolina Consortium on Human Development, please click here –

Required document “Research statement” is a research proposal, and “other” required document is up to three publications. Please see the above link for the CCHD for additional information about these required documents.

Quick Link Physical and Mental RequirementsDepartment Contact Name and TitleCathi Propper, Senior ScientistDepartment Contact Telephone or [email protected] Affairs Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Equal Employment Opportunity office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to [email protected]

Please note: The Equal Employment Opportunity office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Document
  4. Research Statement
Optional Documents
    Supplemental Questions

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      Posted: 9/9/2020
      Application Due: 12/8/2020
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