Post-Doc, Prevention Research Center for Healthy Neighborhoods at Case Western Revere University

The CDC-funded Prevention Research Center for Healthy Neighborhoods (PRCHN) at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio is seeking one post-doctoral scholar to contribute to the Center’s vibrant program of research focused on community nutrition and healthy food access. This is a 12-month position with the option of renewal based on performance and availability of funding. The post-doctoral scholar will join a collaborative research team that includes strong community-university partnerships and will have an opportunity to develop independent research goals within the scope of existing projects aimed at improving nutrition and healthy food access among people receiving Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits and other low-income populations. The ideal candidate will have a PhD in nutrition, health communications, public health, community psychology, or social work; a strong background in community nutrition research; skills in mixed methods and systems modeling research; and a record of translating research findings into publications. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in food-related research, community-based research, research with SNAP populations, and implementation research.

Position Type: 
External Postdoctoral
Position Location: 
Cleveland, Ohio