Fellowships, Post-doctoral Positions, and Job Opportunities Related to Injury Prevention

FELLOWSHIPS and POST-DOCTORAL OPPORTUNITIES in INJURY PREVENTION

Post-Doctoral Fellow in Injury or Drug Abuse Research
Organization: The Center for Injury Research and Policy, at The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Location: Columbus, OH
Qualifications: PhD in epidemiology, transportation, psychology, public health, or a related field. Additional qualifications apply.
Application Deadline: None specified (communication date 1/26/2021)
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CDC Division of Injury Prevention Fellowship​
Organization: Division of Injury Prevention (DIP), within the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC), at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Location: Atlanta, GA
Qualifications: Master’s or doctoral degree in one of the relevant fields, or be currently pursuing one of the degrees and will reach completion by the appointment start date. Degree must have been received within five years of the appointment start date.
Application Deadline: January 22, 2021
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Patient-Centered Pediatric Research Program (PC-PReP) Fellowship
Organization: The Research Institute, within Nationwide Children’s Hospital, in affiliation with the Ohio State University College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
Location: Columbus, OH
Qualifications: Candidates must have obtained their doctoral degree by the start date (in Autumn, 2021). Emphasis is placed on research that includes children with medical complexities and from socially and economically disadvantaged groups.
Application Deadline: Review of applications begins after December 15 of each year until positions are filled.
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JOBS in INJURY PREVENTION

Assistant Professor or Associate Professor 
Organization: University of Colorado, Colorado School of Public Health
Location: Aurora, CO
Qualifications: PhD, ScD, or DrPH in Epidemiology or related disciplines, or an MD or DO with additional training in epidemiology.
Application Deadline: NA (until filled) (a review of the application material will begin April 15, 2021, and continue until the position is filled)
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Assistant Professor
Organization: UC Davis Violence Prevention Research Program (VPRP)
Location: Sacramento, CA
Qualifications: Applicants must possess a doctoral degree in epidemiology, medicine, a relevant social science,
or another related discipline.
Application Deadline: April 16, 2021 – June 30, 2021
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Department Chair of the Epidemiology and Biostatistics Dept. 
Organization: West Virginia University
Location: Morgantown, WV
Qualifications: PhD or equivalent in Epidemiology, Biostatistics or a closely-related field, a successful history of competitive, externally funded research, an excellent teaching record, experience in mentoring junior faculty and graduate students, and a successful record of administrative experiences and budget management.
Application Deadline: NA (until filled) 
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Post-doctoral ORISE fellowship opportunity in violence prevention, CDC
Organization: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Location: Atlanta, GA
Qualifications: The qualified candidate should have received a doctoral degree in one of the relevant fields. Degree must have been received within five years of the appointment start date.
Application Deadline: Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis beginning 4/5/2021
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Program Coordinator
Organization: The Safe States Alliance
Location: Atlanta, GA
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred (Public health knowledge, education, and/or experience preferred); 1-3 years of public health-related work experience required; Injury/violence prevention knowledge and experience are strongly preferred; Demonstrated ability to coordinate multiple projects simultaneously from planning through completion; Strong project coordination and oversight skills; Solid critical thinking and organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills; Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills; Passionate about Safe States Alliance’s injury and violence prevention mission and impact; Strong command of the Microsoft Office Suite; Ability to work from home in a dedicated work environment; and Ability to travel, as needed.
Application Deadline: Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and a writing sample by Friday, July 23, 2021 to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/KTQY3DW
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Department Chair of the Department of Behavioral, Social, and Health Education Sciences (BSHES)(69018)
Organization: The Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University
Location: Atlanta, GA
Qualifications: Applicants should have a doctoral degree in public health, social, behavioral, or population health sciences, or a related discipline; a prominent record of academic scholarship, service, and teaching; a demonstrated capacity to secure external research funding; dedication to faculty career development and to training the next generation of BSHES students; and strong advocacy for community-engaged, collaborative, and methodological research.
Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 
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Director of Federal Affairs
Organization: The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence (CSGV)
Location: Washington, DC
Qualifications: The ideal candidate is a self-starter who thrives in a small team setting and can adapt to a variety of responsibilities. CSGV/EFSGV is seeking a Director of Federal Affairs to create and develop an integrated government relations strategy on evidence-informed policies to reduce gun violence. The candidate will be responsible for gun violence prevention policy development and advocacy before the US Congress and key federal agencies.
Application Deadline: All applicants should email their resume and a cover letter to recruitment@csgv.org with the subject line Director of Federal of Affairs.
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Research Translation Manager
Organization: The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence (CSGV)
Location: Washington, DC
Qualifications: CSGV is seeking a Research Translation Manager to support the Research Translation Team by managing public health and research translation materials and platforms; researching, writing, and coordinating reports; and crafting materials to educate advocates and the public on evidence-based policies to reduce gun violence. The ideal candidate will have exceptional writing skills and be able to translate nuanced policy studies and reports to a non-technical audience.
Application Deadline: All applicants should email their resume and a cover letter to recruitment@csgv.org with the subject line Research Translation Manager.
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Injury Epidemiologist
Organization: Illinois Partnership for Safety and Illinois Suicide Prevention
Location: Springfield, IL
Qualifications: Requires a Bachelor’s degree in epidemiology, demography, bio-statistics, sociology, psychology, economics, or related social science research field from an accredited university.
Masters in a related field is preferred. Three years professional experience in applied epidemiology, bio-statistics, or in population, or a related research field. The ability to conduct analytical studies and surveillance to identify the emerging health issues and impacts on the public. The ability to utilize statistical software and the ability to write reports, create and deliver presentations.
Application Deadline: Please submit application via email to: DPH.HRApplications@illinois.gov. Include Posting ID #: 33-21-0115 and applicant’s name in the subject line when applying. Closing date: 7/21/21 05:00 PM
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Summer Student Intern
Organization: The Safe States Alliance
Location: Atlanta, GA
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree preferred (Public health knowledge, education, and/or experience preferred); Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills; Solid critical thinking and organizational skills including attention to detail; Strong command of the Microsoft Office Suite; Access to a personal computer with Microsoft Office products; and Ability to work from home in a dedicated work environment
Application Deadline: Interested candidates should submit a resume and writing sample by Friday, July 23, 2021 to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/KMMCRSG
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Project Manager – Opioid Overdose Prevention
Organization: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Location: Atlanta, GA
Qualifications: Master’s degree in public health or related field from an accredited college or university required, PhD or DrPH preferred. Minimum of 10 years of public health and related professional experience required. Specialized experience in overdose prevention and public health practice areas such as stakeholder engagement; partnership development; and/or health communications preferred. Possesses knowledge and skills to effectively represent the opioid overdose prevention program among research and technical partners, public-private partners, donors and other stakeholders working within the NID and US contexts.
Application Deadline: Applications will be reviewed  and interviews will be scheduled in the next couple of weeks. Posted – 8/18/2021
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