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Cancer Prevention and Control, Public Health Sciences

Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

Position Description:

The Division of Public Health Sciences in the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and Siteman Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, are seeking applications for Postdoctoral Fellowships. Applications in the following areas will be prioritized: cancer disparities, implementation science, shared decision making, community-based cancer prevention and control.

A strong mentoring and career development program is in place in the Division of Public Health Sciences with a track record of successfully placing trainees. The Division conducts world-leading research, education and outreach to prevent cancer and other diseases, promote population health, and improve quality and access to health care in Missouri and beyond.

Current openings include those focusing on:
  • Shared Decision Making
  • Implementation Science
  • Cancer Disparities
However, all applications will be considered.
Applications are considered on a rolling basis.
Read more about the position on our website.


PhD, DrPH, MD, or other doctoral degree in a public health related discipline, or a doctoral degree in another discipline with an interest in transitioning to public health research. Applicants are limited to United States citizens, non-citizen nationals, or must be lawfully admitted for permanent residence and possess an Alien Registration Receipt Card.

To Apply:

Send an application, cover letter, curriculum vitae, and professional reference list by email to Blanka Hodzic at

Send inquiries to:
Dr. Aimee James, Training Director, at
This post will be available until April 5, 2021 or until filled.

The NIH is dedicated to building a diverse community in its training and employment programs.