The Built Environment and Health Research Group (BEH.Columbia.edu) is looking for candidates to fill a post-doctoral fellow position at the Department of Epidemiology at the Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health.
The position will be at Columbia University but they are a multi-disciplinary team of faculty at the Mailman School, the Columbia University School of Social Work, Drexel University, American University and the University of Washington. Strong candidates will have a Doctorate and experience and interest in social epidemiology, spatial epidemiology, neighborhood health research, GIS and/or urban health. Post-Docs will be able to collaborate on on-going and developing BEH projects and to develop their own research projects. On-going and developing BEH projects focus on; 1) the links between neighborhood built environments and obesity, physical activity, pedestrian safety, asthma, cancer, and cardio vascular disease, and 2) developing new methods for characterizing neighborhood environments.
Please contact Andrew Rundle at [email protected]