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Department of Health and Human Services & National Institutes of Health
Health Scientist Administrator Positions

The National Institutes of Health invites you to apply for a professional career currently available in one of the 24 Institutes and Centers. Come join the nation’s premier medical research agency, where we are making important medical discoveries that improve health and save lives! The National Institutes of Health has a number of Health Scientist Administrator vacancies. The Health Scientist Administrator positions will be accepting applications from September 19-September 29, 2014 for Montgomery County, MD. For scientific specialties, qualification requirements, evaluation criteria, and application instructions, view the vacancy announcements at http://jobs.nih.gov/globalrecruitment. For Health Scientist Administrator questions, please contact Keyonna Butler at 301-594-4570 or butlerke@mail.nih.gov.

Tenure-Track Faculty Positions in Neurobiology

The University of Chicago's Department of Neurobiology seeks to recruit tenure-track faculty. Appointments can be made at any rank from Assistant Professor to Professor, and in any area of neurobiology. Researchers in molecular/cellular neurobiology or neural development/plasticity are particularly encouraged to apply. Candidates must have a doctoral degree and at least two years of postdoctoral training. Successful candidates will benefit from a rich intellectual environment that includes a new Neuroscience Institute and an affiliation with the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole. All interested applicants must apply online at academiccareers.uchicago.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=53616 by uploading a cover letter, a CV, a statement of research objectives, and the names and contact information of three academic references. Application review will begin October 1, 2014 and continue until the position is filled.

Assistant Professor, Michigan State University School of Social Work

The Michigan State University School of Social Work in the College of Social Science is seeking applications for an Assistant Professor to complement and enhance active research areas in the School. The faculty engage in research with diverse content areas including gerontology, child welfare, and health/mental health. The research environment at MSU is one that encourages collaboration among disciplines and across colleges. We seek a colleague who is research active with a beginning record of scholarship and a clear plan for continued research activity.For more information, click here.

American Journal of Public Health, Editor-in-Chief

The Editor-in-Chief is appointed by the Executive Board of APHA and reports to the Executive Director of APHA. The Editor-in Chief has complete editorial independence. For the position description, click here.

Request for Applications, NIDA

The purpose of these RFAs is to encourage research projects that investigate extracellular vesicles in HIV infection/progression or as potential HIV/AIDS biomarkers or therapeutics.  Proposed projects must also have a substance abuse component.  Set aside is $2 million in FY2015 funds to support 6-9 projects.  

Extracellular Vesicles in HIV/AIDS and Substance Abuse (R01)
(RFA-DA-15-011)
National Institute on Drug Abuse
Application Receipt Date(s): December 15, 2014
Extracellular Vesicles in HIV/AIDS and Substance Abuse (R21)
(RFA-DA-15-012)
National Institute on Drug Abuse
Application Receipt Date(s): December 15, 2014

School of Social Work at Virginia Commonwealth University

The School of Social Work at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) is searching for colleagues who will contribute to our academic community through meaningful and productive research, teaching, service, and curriculum development across our BSW, MSW, and PhD programs, as well as leadership and service to the community and profession. VCU is designated by the Carnegie Foundation as a very high research activity and community engaged institution, committed to diversity and multiculturalism. For further information and to apply, please click here.

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