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February 1, 2015 - July 31, 2015

University of Tennessee Health Science Center

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College of Medicine
Preventive Medicine
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Health Economics/Health Services Research

JOE ID Number: 2015-01_111452732
Date Posted: 02/13/2015
Date Inactive: 07/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Fellowship in Health Economics/Health Services Research
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Memphis, Tennessee, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
Keywords:
Health Economics
Salary Range: 38,000 - 50,000
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Health Economics/Health Services Research (Short Version)

The Department of Preventive Medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is seeking a postdoctoral fellow in health economics, health services research, or similar discipline. This position provides strong mentorship in a supportive, multi-disciplinary environment, and an excellent opportunity to further develop research skills and prepare for a career in academia, government, or consulting. The fellow will work with faculty members Ilana Graetz, Cameron Kaplan, and Teresa Waters in the Health Services and Policy Research Group on projects related to health policy, insurance benefit design, health behavior, and/or health information technology. This position will be for one year, renewable for a second year, subject to first year productivity. Applicants must have a doctorate in economics, health services research, or related field. The ideal candidate will have strong writing, quantitative, and communication skills. Interested applicants should apply online and submit a curriculum vitae, a cover letter describing research interests and experience, and arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to: Teresa M. Waters, Ph.D. Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 66 N. Pauline St, Suite 633, Memphis, TN 38163; email address: twaters@uthsc.edu.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 04/30/2015
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