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Postdoctoral Fellow

Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City, OK

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Four-Year Institution

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Position Details

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Position Title:

Postdoctoral Fellow

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OSU Campus:

Tulsa - Center for Health Sciences/OSU Medicine


Center for Wellness and Recovery

Location Address:

700 N Greenwood Ave
Tulsa, Oklahoma, 74106
United States

Hiring Supervisor:


Hiring Range:
(Contingent upon available funding):

Commensurate with education and experience

Work Schedule:

Typically 8 hrs/day, 5 days/week

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Job Summary:


Job Summary:

Postdoctoral fellow will support researchon periconceptional and perinatal healthbehaviors, including substance exposed pregnancies. This fellowship will beaffiliated with the NIH-funded HEALthy Brain and Child Development (HBCD)study. The ideal candidate will have experience collecting data fromdiverse pools of human subjects, conducting data analysis, and writingmanuscripts. The candidate will have opportunities to mentor graduate andundergraduate students; and will be well supported in manuscript writing andpresentations at national conferences. If interested, the fellow will also havesupport and opportunities for mentored grantsmanship (e.g., K-seriesapplications).  

Postdoctoral fellow willassist with the following duties: a) manuscript preparation from existingdatasets; b) recruiting and retaining study participants in a longitudinaltrial; c) data collection activities with pregnant people; d) data collectionactivities with infants and young children; and e) data analysis. The fellowwill have opportunities to coauthor multiple scientific articles from existingprimary datasets and write federal grants leveraging the resources andinterdisciplinary connections, across Public Health, Psychiatry, Psychology,Neuroscience, Family Medicine, and Human Development and Family Science, amongother departments.

Environmental Hazards:
Typical office environment

Physical Requirements:
Ability to lift and carry 8-10 pounds, stoop, reach, stand, walk, finger, grasp, feel, talk, hear, see, and perform repetitive motions with or without reasonable accommodations.   

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Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should provide cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of three professional references, and published writing sample(s).

Education & Experience

Position Qualifications:

- PhD in Public Health, Clinical Psychology, Health Psychology, or a related discipline
- Must have good scientific writing skills with a solid publication record, clinical research experience, and strong quantitative data analytic skills

-Bilingual in Spanish
-Experience working in the field of perinatalhealth and substance exposed pregnancy, and/or previous study coordinationexperience on Federally-funded studies 



Oklahoma State University is a modern land-grant system that prepares students for success. Orange is the Answer. Through leadership and service, OSU improves the lives of people in Oklahoma, the nation and the world. OSU has more than 35,000 students across its five-campus system with students from all 50 states and around 120 nations. Established in 1890, OSU has graduated more than 264,000 students to serve the state of Oklahoma, the nation and the world. 

Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (OSU-OKC) is part of the modern land-grant system of Oklahoma State University. OSU-OKC is a two-year public institution, offering more than 50 degrees and certificate options. Through quality education, a supportive environment, leadership training and service opportunities, OSU-OKC trains students to work and educates them to lead. OSU-OKC graduates are found throughout the community serving as police officers, firefighters, nurses, teachers, healthcare professionals and business owners.

Oklahoma State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/E-verify employer committed to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression,  national origin, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. Oklahoma State University campuses are tobacco and vapor-free.

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