• Dementia Epidemiology Postdoctoral Scholar Position
Location: University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)
Principal Investigator: Dr. Deborah Barnes, PhD, MPH
Dates: July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2022
Description: The primary goal of this postdoctoral fellowship is to work with Dr. Deborah Barnes and Dr. Kristine Yaffe to provide the first-ever estimates of the key modifiable Alzheimer’s disease risk factors for the state of California, including estimates for specific sub-populations of interest such as women and communities of color. In addition to conducting this research, the fellow will participate in UCSF’s Center for Population Brain Health and Training for Research on Aging and Chronic Disease T32 programs.
Requirements: Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in epidemiology, biostatistics, public health, neuroscience, or related quantitative health research area. Research experience in behavioral risk factors, health disparities, and/or cognitive aging is preferred.
Application process: Please send a cover letter, CV, one-page research statement, and two letters of recommendation by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 1, 2020.