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February 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020

University of Tennessee

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Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Translational Science
Postdoctoral Fellow

JOE ID Number: 2020-01_111464914
Date Posted: 11/17/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Memphis, Tennessee, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I1 -- Health
NIH projects, health policy, 100% Medicare claims, Medicare prescription drug benefits, medication therapy management program, health outcomes
Salary Range: Negotiable
Full Text of JOE Listing:

A postdoctoral fellow position is available under the supervision of Dr. Junling Wang within the Department of Clinical Pharmacy & Translational Science of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center to contribute in conducting health services research related to Medicare Parts C/D Star Ratings, medication therapy management services, economic efficiency, racial/ethnic disparities, other topics. The postdoc will participate in several research projects currently funded by the National Institutes of Health and other sources under the supervision of Junling Wang, PhD. This individual will also have the responsibility of carrying out independent research related to these projects.


PhD in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, Health Services Research, Economics, Epidemiology or a closely related field, at least two-year experience in research, at least one publication, familiarity with the U.S. health care system, familiarity with data management and data analysis software such as SAS and Stata, and strong communication and excellent writing skills.

This position is available immediately but the start date is negotiable.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 05/31/2021
Application Instructions:
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter with a summary of research experience, curriculum vitae, and a list of three references by email to:

Junling Wang, Ph.D.
Professor and Vice Chair for Research
University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy
Suite 221
881 Madison Ave
Memphis, TN 38163

And apply online below: