Boston Nutrition Obesity Research Center
Please contact the Center Administrator (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have a position (faculty or other) or training opportunity related to nutrition and/or obesity that you would like to post here.
Tenure-Track or Tenured Faculty PositionsDepartment of Exercise and Health Sciences at the University of Massachusetts, Boston
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Post-doctoral opportunities at Johns Hopkins UniversitySystems Science in Childhood Obesity and Public Health Research
Full information at: http://www.jhsph.edu/research/centers-and-institutes/johns-hopkins-global-center-on-childhood-obesity/opportunities/post-doctoral.html
Note: Application deadline is August 14th 2013
Recruiting for several positions: Health U. Study, Waltham, MA areaPosted 4/2/2013
Health U. is a NIH-funded 4-year study to conduct a randomized controlled trial on the efficacy of a parent-guided weight loss intervention for overweight or obese adolescents with intellectual disability. The study will be conducted in the Waltham, MA area, in proximity to the Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, a campus of UMASS Medical School and affiliate on the Health U. grant.
We're recruiting for several positions, with links below. We are particularly interested in qualified applicants for the Senior Behavior Therapist and Behavior Therapist positions. Specifically we are looking for people with experience conducting weight loss interventions and parent lifestyle counseling. Ideally applicants would also have experience working with people with intellectual disabilities. The positions are at least 1/2 time, and are benefited.
Click the link(s) below to get more details and to apply. You may contact Dr. Fleming for more information on the study prior to applying.
- Behavior Therapist
- Senior Behavior Therapist
- Research Dietician
- Assistant Clinical Dietician
- Research Coordinator II