Careers in Prevention Research

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Open Position
Date Posted
Prevention Research and Evaluation Manager (WMS2/DBHR) Washington State Health Care Authority Olympia, WA 4.11.2024
Tenure Track, Assistant/Associate Professor, Department of Community and Behavioral Health, Public Health Program Washington State University Spokane, WA 4.3.2024
NIAAA/T32 Post-doc Fellowship Alcohol Research Group and UC Berkeley School of Public Health Emeryville, CA 3.21.2024
Tenured or Tenure Stream Associate or Full Professor University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health Pittsburgh, PA 3.20.2024
Director, Native Collective Research Effort to Enhance Wellness   (N CREW) Program and Associate Director for Tribal Affairs National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) Rockville, MD 3.19.2024
Social Behavioral Scientist Administrator (SBSA; Program Officer) NIDA/NIH Montgomery County, MD 3.19.2024
Scientific Director National Institute of Nursing Research, NIH Bethesda, MD 3.14.2024
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor Tenure System Michigan State University Grand Rapids, MI 3.6.2024
Post-Doctoral Research Associate University of Utah Salt Lake City, UT 2.29.2024
Visiting Senior Research Scientist University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Urbana, IL 2.19.2024
Faculty (Assistant Professor, Tenure-track) – Cancer Center (Cancer Prevention and Control) University of Illinois Cancer Center Chicago, IL 2.16.2024
LEO LECTURER III University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI 2.13.2024
Visiting Senior Research Scientist University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Family Resiliency Center Urbana, IL 2.12.2024
Regional Prevention Coordinator Gloucester Health Department Gloucester, MA 2.8.2024
Senior Technical Assistance Specialist University of Oklahoma, Southwest Prevention Center Remote 2.1.2024
Research Project Manager University of Virginia, School of Education and Human Development Charlottesville, VA 1.31.2024
Assistant or Associate Professor – HIV Quantitative Methodologist Team Scientist Northwestern University Chicago, IL 1.23.2024
Remote Internship on Recovery Support Services Chestnut Health Systems’ Lighthouse Institute Remote 1.22.2024
Scientific Grants Administrator Chestnut Health Systems’ Lighthouse Institute Remote 1.22.2024
Assistant Professor University of Minnesota St. Paul, MN 1.22.2024
Postdoctoral Research Scholar-Research Training in Substance Use Prevention Arizona State University Tempe, AZ 1.18.2024
Open-rank Faculty Position in Child Maltreatment, Family Science, and Prevention – Department of Human Development and Family Studies Pennsylvania State University University Park, PA 1.16.2024
Rita McGinley Chair in Early Learning Saint Vincent College, Fred Rogers Institute Latrobe, PA 1.9.2024
Assistant Professor University of Maryland, College Park College Park, MD 12.19.2023
Best Practices Registry Senior Project Manager University of Oklahoma Southwest Prevention Center Norman, OK 12.13.2023
Assistant or Associate Professor – RADAR Study Team Scientist Northwestern University Chicago, IL 12.8.2023
Assistant or Associate Professor on the Tenure Track Georgetown University, Department of Human Science, School of Health Washington, DC 12.7.2023
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor – Innovations in Social Sciences, Humanities, and Arts University of Missouri Columbia, MO 11.21.2023
Assistant/Associate Professor The Ohio State University Columbus, OH 11.10.2023
Assistant Professor in the Genetics/Epigenetics of Biobehavioral Risk Factors of Cancer Pennsylvania State University University Park, PA 11.7.2023
Endowed Chair Associate/Full Professor in Prevention and Education University of Arizona Tucson, AZ 11.3.2023
Project Director, HEALthy Brain and Child Development (HBCD) Study, Division of Extramural Research (DER) National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), National Institutes of Health (NIH) Rockville, MD 11.1.2023
Assistant/Early Associate Tenure-Track Professor Rural Health Disparities Pennsylvania State University University Park, PA 10.31.2023
Chair University of North Texas Health Science Center Fort Worth, TX 10.31.2023
Research Coordinator Washington State University Pullman, WA (Open to Remote) 10.31.2023
Assistant Professor Colorado State University Fort Collins, CO 10.27.2023
Lester and Roberta Smith Endowed Chair in Prevention and Education University of Arizona Tucson, AZ 10.24.2023
Assistant/ Associate Professor in Clinical and Population Mental Health Northeastern University Bouvé College of Health Sciences Boston, MA (Main Campus) 10.24.2023

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