The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing Postdoctoral Fellow
The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis seeks two visionary postdoctoral scholars to work under the guidance of expert faculty mentors in the following areas of emphasis:
- interprofessional health-services research —focuses on access, quality and safety of care
- health policy for vulnerable populations —includes families and children, health equity, impact of migration/immigration and health across the life span
The school’s nationally-recognized faculty include Associate Vice Chancellor for Nursing and Dean Heather M. Young, Associate Dean Deborah Ward, Associate Dean for Research Jill Joseph, and Professor Mary Lou de Leon Siantz. Postdoctoral scholars may assist faculty in the education mission.
The scholars are funded through the school’s $100 million commitment from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation. Each position is for two years, through annual renewed appointments, beginning Sept. 1, 2012. Scholars receive an annual starting salary of $60,000, University of California benefits and a stipend up to $25,000 for two years in support funds for research and professional development. Applicants must have a doctoral degree in nursing or another health-related field. Applications are due no later than May 18, 2012. Qualified candidates are invited to interview with final decisions announced in June.
To apply, please submit a letter of intent specifying the applicant’s research goals, three letters of recommendation in PDF format directly from the recommender and a current curriculum vitae. All application materials must be submitted via email to Lisa Reevesman, academic personnel coordinator.