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Current Openings



3M Employment Opportunities
3M offers student internships and career opportunities in Occupational and Environmental Health.  Positions are open throughout the United States.

For more information, visit the 3M Careers website.



 

Post-doctoral Fellowships in Ergonomics, Injury, Safety and Disability Research
Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Harvard School of Public Health
Boston, Massachusetts

Two-year post-doctoral fellowship opportunities are available at the Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety and the Harvard School of Public Health in injury epidemiology, physical and cognitive ergonomics/human factors, safety, and disability/return to work. This is a fully-funded, joint program based at the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) ERC, involving scientists at both institutions; postdoctoral research is conducted at both HSPH and at LMRIS.

Successful applicants have had a doctoral degree in epidemiology, safety research, ergonomics, behavioral science, medicine, or a related field. Candidates must also have less than five years' experience post-doctorate, a demonstrated record of individual initiative in research, strong analytic skills, and potential to become an independent academic researcher within two to three years.

Application Deadline: September 15, 2014

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Field Epidemiologist II
State of Wyoming, Public Health Division
Cheyenne, Wyoming

This position is a field epidemiologist who conducts disease investigations of STD's, HIV, Viral Hepatitis and TB, including interviewing cases for exposure and treatment information, participates in data analysis from epidemiological investigation and participates in application of public health interventions and control measures. As well as provides leadership to achieve the successful implementation of communicable disease prevention individual interventions, such as HIV and Viral Hepatitis linkage to care; building capacity of clinics to increase access to care and improve screening and treatment efforts; managing and building capacity of the communicable disease peer educators, and providing guidance on PREP/NPEP activities throughout Wyoming.

Read the full description and application instructions



 

Director of Exposure Control Technologies Research
Center for Construction Research and Training (CPWR)
Location: Silver Spring, Maryland

The Director of Exposure Control Technologies Research will serve as Co-PI and direct the Construction Solutions research project, one of CPWR's internal construction research projects funded as part of the National Construction Center cooperative agreement with NIOSH. This position is the focal point for CPWR research and translation activities for occupational health and ergonomic hazards.

CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training (CPWR) is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit institution that over the past 24 years has planned, developed, and operated a National Center for Construction Safety and Health dedicated to improving safety and health performance in the industry.

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Assistant/Associate Professor, Tenure-Track Faculty
Division of Epidemiology, Human Genetics and Environmental Sciences
University of Texas School of Public Health
Location: Houston, Texas

The University of Texas School of Public Health (UTSPH) invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in the Division of Epidemiology, Human Genetics and Environmental Sciences.

Candidates will be expected to initiate and lead an independent, extramurally-funded research program of international caliber in occupational medicine or industrial hygiene. The selected candidates will also be expected to contribute to the educational and service missions of the School through teaching and advising master's and doctoral students and performing community service.

Candidates for the occupational medicine position should possess an MD degree, hold current board certification in Occupational Medicine/Preventive Medicine by the American Board of Preventive Medicine and be eligible for Texas medical licensure. Candidates for the industrial hygiene position should have a doctorate degree in industrial hygiene, occupational health or other closely related fields; candidates should also hold current CIH certification or be eligible to take the CIH examination within 3 years. For the rank of Associate Professor, a history of external research funding is also required.

Questions, contact:
Elaine Symanski, PhD, Search Committee Chair
c/o Annette Allett,
The University of Texas School of Public Health
1200 Pressler St., RAS W1024
Houston, TX 77030
Email: Annette.M. Allett@uth.tmc.edu

Learn more and apply online



 

Internship Opportunities

None at this time.

 

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