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Post-Doctoral Position in Network Research related to Cancer Prevention and Control 
at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

EXTENDED DEADLINE: Application deadline is now March 1st, 2015
UPDATED: This position is open to all U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and 
international scholars.

The School of Public Health and the Center for Health Promotion & 
Behavioral Sciences at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 
located in the world's largest medical center, announces a POST-DOCTORAL POSITION 
focusing on social network research related to cancer prevention and 
control (ex. Smoking, HPV diffusion, provider networks, etc.).

The position is under the direct supervision of Kayo Fujimoto, PhD and in 
collaboration with other Center faculty and Biomedical informatics and 
intended to support a skilled health and social scientist with outstanding 
promise for scholarly achievement who can contribute to cancer prevention 
and control, and who possesses a commitment to a research career in 
assessing population health risks and disparities, developing and evaluating 
interventions, and/or disseminating effective programs and policies.

REQUIREMENTS for this position include having completed a doctoral degree 
(or equivalent) in the areas of Statistics/Biostatistics, Computer Sciences, 
Biomedical Informatics, Social Sciences (Sociology, Economics, Psychology,
 etc.), Epidemiology, or Health behavioral Sciences; having demonstrated 
strong programming skills (such as R, Python, C/C++); evidence of published 
scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals; and a strong interest in the 
application of social network analysis to cancer prevention and control.

This position is funded by the National Cancer Institute and will be 
supported for 2-3 years. The annual salary is $50,000 and up, with excellent 
benefits, access to internal sources of pilot project funding support, and 
travel support to certain research conferences (up to $8,000). 

Interested researchers should email their current Curriculum Vitae, 
2 representative papers/publications, and the names of at least two 
references to Kayo Fujimoto ([log in to unmask]), Departments 
of Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas at Houston.

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Kayo Fujimoto, PhD, MS
Assistant Professor
Division of Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences
Adjunct Assistant Professor 
Division of Biostatistics
Adjunct Assistant Professor 
School of Biomedical Informatics
The University of Texas-Health Science Center at Houston
Address: 7000 Fannin Street, Suite 2514
Houston, Texas 77030
Phone: (713) 500-9766
Fax: (713) 500-9750
E-mail: [log in to unmask]
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