Job Description - Post Doctoral Fellow (STA009020)
Post Doctoral Fellow - (STA009020)
: H0084 Communication
Possesses, understands, and applies a comprehensive knowledge in area of
specialization. Develops understanding and skills to allow for completion of
assignments that cross fields of specialization. Develops leadership and
Receives/Reviews progress and evaluates results of experiments or projects under control or supervisory responsibility.
Recommends changes in research, testing or experimental procedures.
May be responsible for a single highly technical and complex piece of research equipment.
May review and evaluate the effectiveness of personnel.
May plan for and assign personnel to projects under control.
Operates with latitude for unreviewed action.
May receive general supervision conferring with higher levels only in unusual situations.
Performs other job-related duties as required.
About the position : The Jack J. Valenti School of Communication at the
University of Houston (UH) invites applications for a postdoctoral
fellowship in communication, to begin in Summer 2022, or Fall 2022. The fellow
will support the Valenti School's director's research, which centers on how
women seek information and make decisions about their health using various
mediated and interpersonal sources. Tasks will include assisting the director
Designing research projects, supporting institutional compliance, seeking
grants, collecting and analyzing data, and co-authoring reports for peer-
Measuring effects of a women's health communication campaign; and
Co-leading the interdisciplinary research team.
The successful candidate will also be expected to conduct and publish their
own research, with the support of UH's Division of Research and the College of
Liberal Arts and Social Sciences' research resources.
The initial appointment will be for one year (e.g., Spring 2022-Summer
2023), with the possibility of renewal for a second. Salary will be $50,000
with full benefits.
Doctoral and No experience
Requires singular knowledge of a specialized advanced professional discipline
or the highest level of general business knowledge, normally acquired through
attainment of a directly job-related terminal degree or equivalent formal
training in a recognized field of specialization that is directly related to
the type of work being performed.No experience is required.
Applicants may be working in any discipline related to communication, with a
focus on women and/or gender. People with expertise in communication or areas
such as public relations, public affairs, health education, sociology,
(medical) anthropology, women's studies, critical race studies, and cultural
studies are welcome to apply. Any methodological expertise
Required Attachments by Candidate: Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter/Letter of
University of Houston
: Jan 14, 2022, 12:36:09 AM