Post-Doctoral Fellow in the History of Epidemiology
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Epidemiology (HSPH) and History of Science (FAS)
The Department of Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (HSPH) and the Department of the History of Science at Harvard University (FAS) invite applications from candidates for a postdoctoral fellowship in the History of Epidemiology.
The successful candidate will contribute to the study of the history of epidemiology, with a particular focus on the development of epidemiology and clinical epidemiology at Harvard University. Working under the guidance of Professor Albert Hofman (HSPH) and Professor David Jones (HMS/FAS) as well as other faculty from both departments at HSPH and FAS, the fellow will analyze the history of clinical epidemiology, with a goal of producing a monograph and/or other scholarly publications. The successful candidate will be expected to participate actively in research, writing, and possibly teaching.
Candidates should hold a PhD in history of science, or science studies, though PhD level epidemiologists with a strong historical background will also be considered. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated excellence in research in the field of history of science, of science studies, or of the history of epidemiology.
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To apply, please send a CV, cover letter, contact information for three references and a writing sample to Coppelia Liebenthal at email@example.com. Applications will be considered as of 2/1/17. Informal queries are welcome.
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Applicant Documents Required Documents
- Curriculum Vitae
- Cover Letter