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David E. Bell Postdoctoral Fellowship
Harvard University

Date Posted Oct. 5, 2020
Title David E. Bell Postdoctoral Fellowship
University Harvard University
Cambridge, MA, United States
Department Center for Population and Development Studies
Application Deadline Dec. 8, 2020
Position Start Date Sep. 1, 2021
  • Post-Doc
  • Social Sciences - General

The Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies (HCPDS) is currently accepting applications for the next cohort of the David E. Bell Postdoctoral Fellowship. The deadline to apply is Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at noon Eastern Time (U.S.).

The Bell Fellowship is an interdisciplinary, postdoctoral training program designed for researchers and practitioners in the fields of population sciences and/or population health. Through self-directed research, selected candidates examine a broad range of critical issues, most from within the HCPDS’s focal areas: 1) social and environmental determinants of population health; 2) aging societies; 3) workplace & well-being; and 4) social/family demography. In addition to research and writing, fellows participate in weekly seminars, professional development and other skill building seminars, and communications & media skills training.

Note that all non-essential employees are currently working remotely due to the Covid-19 pandemic. At such point the University reopens, employees, including postdoctoral fellows, will be required to live/work locally (Boston area).

The salary is $65K/yr plus benefits and a generous research, travel, and relocation fund. The program is open to U.S. and international candidates.

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  • We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Contact Information

  • Lesley Harkins
    Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
    Harvard Center for Population and Development Stud
    9 Bow Street
    Cambridge, MA 02138
  • 6174952021
  • 6174955418


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