Employment Opportunities

Post-doctoral research position at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health (NIPH)

A 3-year position as post-doctoral researcher is available in a project funded by the Research Council of Norway. The project seeks to investigate social differences in exposure to environmental contaminants during pregnancy and how this may influence fetal brain development.

The position is located at NIPH’s Department of Child Health and Development in the Division of Mental and Physical Health with offices located in Oslo. The department consists of about 30 employees, working with research projects covering a broad range of topics related to risk and protective factors for child health and development. The department coordinates the work within NIPH’s strategic developmental plan for mental health and prevention in children and youth and has extensive collaborations with other departments in the institute and national and international researchers.

Application Deadline: June 13, 2021

HHS Environmental Health Policy Fellowship

A fellowship opportunity is currently available with Office of Science and Data Policy within the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) located in Washington, DC. 

Research Project  

ASPE advises the HHS Secretary on policy development, leads special initiatives, coordinates the Department's evaluation, research and demonstration activities, and manages cross-Department planning activities such as strategic planning, legislative planning, and review of regulations.


The qualified candidate should be currently pursuing or have received a master's or doctoral degree in one of the relevant fields. Degree must have been received within five years of the appointment start date.


Application Deadline:  July 21, 2021 - 3:00:00 PM Eastern Time Zone

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