Postdoctoral Research Scientist (80420)

University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

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Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Postdoctoral Research Scientist (80420)

Gainesville, FL
Open Date:
Aug 25, 2021

The Department of Health Outcomes and Biomedical Informatics at the University of Florida is seeking outstanding candidates for Postdoctoral Fellowship in Implementation Science. The position is fully funded for a two-year period. The goal is to provide a mentored training experience in various stages of Implementation Science including research design, intervention development, analysis, and presentation.

The chosen candidate will work under the supervision of Drs. Ramzi Salloum and Ryan Theis. Candidates should have an interest in testing the implementation of evidence-based interventions in clinical settings, qualitative and mixed methods research, developing health communication and dissemination strategies, supporting decisions with theoretical methods and evidence, and conducting analysis from complex research designs.

The program is structured to enhance career development in Implementation Science by including an interdisciplinary mentoring team and an Individual Development Plan to customize the training experience.

  1. Have a Ph.D. in related fields (implementation science, health services research, public health, qualitative research, mixed methods research, anthropology, health communication, decision science, or similar).
  2. Excellent written and oral communication skills. The candidate must be able to successfully interact with diverse stakeholders, including clinicians, IT staff, basic scientists, and translational researchers.
  3. Practical experience in implementation science, health services research, public health, qualitative research, mixed methods research, anthropology, health communication, decision science, and other related areas.
  4. Knowledge in epidemiologic methods.

Application Instructions:

Applicants should Upload  an application package including three names of reference, a letter of interest and an CV. 

Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire.  A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible.  Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.

The University of Florida is An Equal Employment Opportunity Institution. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.


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