National Hispanic Science Network
16th Annual International Conference
June 15-18, 2016
Palm Springs, CA

The National Hispanic Science Network’s Fifteenth Annual International Conference took place Wednesday, June 15, 2016 through Friday June 17, 2016 at the J.W. Marriott Desert Springs Resort and Spa in Palm Desert, CA.  The conference was a huge success.  Stay tuned for information about the 2017 conference.

 

 

 

NEWS AND EVENTS

Texas Tech University:Department of Psychological Sciences announces 2 tenure track positions

The Department of Psychological Sciences at Texas Tech University announces two openings for tenure-track positions. We seek applications in the areas of social and counseling psychology. All applicants should have a strong, programmatic research focus with the potential to attract extramural research funding. See Full Announcement

HARVARD UNIVERSITY: PhD Program in Health Policy

The Division of Health Policy Research and Education at Harvard University offers advanced training in mental health services and policy research to individuals who have already completed all requirements for PhD, MD, or other relevant doctoral degrees in economics, sociology, psychology, social work, psychiatry, public health or other related fields. See Full Announcement

HARVARD UNIVERSITY: Assistant/Associate Professor, Department of Genetics and Complex Diseases

The Department of Genetics and Complex Diseases (GCD) at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health invites applications for a tenure-track position at the level of assistant or associate professor. The shared interest of GCD faculty is to explore metabolic biology and gain insights into common and complex human diseases through basic research.
See Full Announcement

Pomona College: Tenure-track, Assistant Professor in Clinical Psychology.

Tenure-track, Assistant Professor in Clinical Psychology. The Psychology Department at Pomona College invites applications for outstanding teacher/scholars with Ph.D. from an APA-accredited program and an APA accredited internship. Teaching load is two courses per semester, and includes: Psychological Disorders, Seminar in Clinical Psychology, Fieldwork in Clinical Psychology, and Introductory Psychology. See Announcement

The NIH Intramural Research Program

The NIH Intramural Research Program provides an ideal environment, with competitive start up packages (for its tenure-track and tenure-eligible positions) and no grant writing or teaching requirements. The NIH is dedicated to building an inclusive and diverse community in its training and employment programs. See Announcement

University of Maryland:  Assistant Professor in Epidemiology

The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics is seeking an Assistant Professor (tenure-track) position in Epidemiology in our School of Public Health. See Announcement.

National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities

The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) is seeking an exceptional and visionary leader for the position of Scientific Director of its Division of Intramural Research (DIR).  The mission of NIMHD is to lead scientific research to improve minority health, reduce health disparities and promote health equity.  See Announcement

Employment Opportunities at NIAID/NIH

Opportunities at The National Institute for Allergies and Infectious Diseases. NIAID scientists study all aspects of infectious diseases, from bench to bedside. http://www.niaid.nih.gov/about/careers/pages/default.aspx

Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Center for Addiction Medicine

Recruiting a Program Director to help lead the PCORI Large Pragmatic Trial, ‘Dissemination of Effective Smoking Cessation Treatment to Smokers with Serious Mental Illness’ We seek a doctoral level candidate with proven leadership skills to serve as project director and director of stakeholder communications for this large pragmatic trial, which will be conducted as a collaboration between the MGH and Community Based Human Service Agencies as well as other academic sites. The Project Director will work closely with the Principle Investigators to oversee collaborative operations between MGH and community-based clinical sites in the first years of the project, and with collaborators and stakeholders in developing dissemination materials in the latter years of the project. See announcement.