Positions and Jobs

Senior Researcher

The Wellcome Centre for Ethics and Humanities in Oxford, United Kingdom is seeking candidates for a senior researcher who will lead the development of a major new program of research on ethical issues arising in the collection, storage, and sharing of digitalized medical images. The closing date for applications is July 25.

PhD Position

The Department of Medicine Neurology Division at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada is looking for a graduate student to joint a dynamic research team focused on issues related to brain health, technology, and patient experience. The position is based out of the the University of British Columbia and the BC Children's and Women's Hospital. The position with work closely with the principal investigator of Neuroscience, Engagement and Smart Tech Lab and other members to co-develop technology to support brain health across the lifespan. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Summer Research Associates and Undergraduate Research Assistants

The Harvard MGH Center for Law, Brain, and Behavior’s Executive Director, Dr. Francis Shen, seeks to hire full-time, paid research associates and undergraduate research assistants for the summer term, June to August 2019. Research associates and research assistants will play an integral role in Center initiatives concerning the developing brain, the aging brain, and many additional topics. Research associates may be hired at the postbac, graduate, or postdoc levels. Current undergraduates are eligible for the research assistant positions. Compensation will be based on experience and start/end dates are flexible. To apply, and for more information, visit the position posting on the Shen Neurolaw Lab website, with all questions sent to Dr. Shen ([email protected]). Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, so applicants are encouraged to submit their applications online as soon as possible.

Postdoctoral Fellowships

The Pragmatic Health Ethics Research Unit is seeking two postdoctoral fellows or graduate students to work on two main projects. The first project examines the ethical and social implications of health care transitions for youth with chronic conditions, including rare diseases. The second project examines the ethics of registry-based type-1 diabetes research. Positions will remain open until filled.