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Postdoc Fellow, VPI

Tulane University
New Orleans, LA

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Position Type
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Postdoc Fellow, VPI

New Orleans, LA
Open Date:
Dec 7, 2023

This postdoctoral fellow position is aimed at supporting a junior scholar in the field of violence prevention, while also assisting the Violence Prevention Institute in carrying out many of our ongoing community-partnered research projects.

The Postdoc Fellow will conduct geographical, population health research related to violence prevention and health equity, prepares manuscripts for publication and other dissemination documents, conducts quantitative data analysis, and assists in qualitative data analysis and grant submissions.

The position will enhance the strengths of the VPI as well as the school and university as a whole, as we continue to conduct ground-breaking violence prevention research at Tulane and to disseminate the work for action and policy.

·         PhD in Public Health, Population Health, Sociology, or a related field.

·         Experience analyzing longitudinal, multilevel data.

·         Experience with Geographic information systems (GIS).

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

Tulane University is located in New Orleans - a city with tremendous history of diverse cultures, community, and languages. Tulane University is committed to creating a community and culture that foster a sense of belonging for all. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply. We are intentionally seeking candidates who are committed to fostering equity, diversity, and inclusion in support of Tulane’s Strategy for Tomorrow.

Tulane University is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or during any phase of the interview process, please contact the Office of Human Resources & Institutional Equity by phone at 504-865-4748 or email

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