Department: NE Ctr Research on Youth, Fam & School-4425
Description of Work:
The Postdoctoral Associate will work in Dr. Katie Edwards' Interpersonal Violence Research Laboratory (IVRL), housed within the Nebraska Center for Research on Children, Youth, Families, and Schools (CYFS). The mission of the IVRL is to develop, implement, and evaluate prevention and intervention efforts for partner and sexual violence. The Postdoctoral Associate will be expected to conduct original research in addition to working with Dr. Edwards and other IVRL members to write and submit grants, publish papers in high-impact journals, assist with project management, contribute to the development and evaluation of prevention and intervention initiatives, and assist with the mentorship of undergraduate and graduate students. The position is ideal for individuals wishing to ultimately pursue a faculty position at a research-intensive university. For more information please see: http://cyfs.unl.edu/academies-bureaus/ivrl/projects.php.
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Minimum Required Qualifications:
Ph.D. in psychology, sociology, public health, social work, family studies, criminology, or a related field.
Successful history of scholarly dissemination efforts as evidenced by at least one first-author peer-reviewed journal article.
Experience mentoring undergraduate and/or graduate students with a research laboratory.
Demonstrated knowledge of the field of violence prevention and intervention.
Proficiency in data management and ability to conduct advanced statistical analyses.
Experience writing federal and/or foundation grants.
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.