Postdoctoral Fellowship: Pharmacoepidemiology & Outcomes Research (PEPI) - (21000001)
Postdoctoral Fellowship: Pharmacoepidemiology & Outcomes Research (PEPI)
Location: University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, MD
Description: An exciting p ostdoctoral fellowship opportunity is available at the University of Maryland Baltimore (UMB) within the School of Pharmacy's Pharmaceutical Health Services Research (PHSR) Department. Fellowships within PHSR provide multidisciplinary, advanced training to health services researchers and clinicians and prepare fellows for positions in academia, government, the pharmaceutical or insurance industries, and consulting. Training includes, but is not limited to, mentored research, grant-writing, and teaching experiences.
The PEPI fellow will engage in quantitative analytic research funded by federal, state of Maryland, and corporate agencies. Fellows will work closely with academic and state stakeholder partners to address a range of research questions on medication safety, health disparities, and social determinants of health. The fellow will apply advanced methodological and statistical methods to address confounding and bias as well as longitudinal and multi-level analyses.
Fellows receive a competitive salary and benefits.
Qualifications: Excellent communication, organizational, and time-management skills are a must.
Pharmacoepidemiology research training and experience with analysis of large administrative databases and intermediate/advanced skills in programming, such as SAS, are desired. A PhD in a health-related discipline is desired, but clinicians with experience are also encouraged to apply. Strong quantitative skills are a plus.
How to Apply: Applicants should submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, writing sample, and three letters of recommendation. Review of applications will start immediately and continue until the selected candidate is identified. Finalist interviews will take place following phone screening interviews. The anticipated start date is March 1, 2021; however, A spring/summer 2021 start date also is feasible.
The University of Maryland is an equal opportunity employer.
To apply or to receive more information, please contact send applications to:
PEPI Postdoctoral Fellowship
220 Arch Street, 12 th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21201
Job: Postdoctoral Fellows
Organization: School of Pharmacy - Pharmaceutical Health Services Research
Job Posting: Jan 6, 2021
Internal Number: 163881
About University of Maryland, Baltimore
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, global health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.