Obesity Research and Education Initiative

  • Carver College of Medicine

    Department of Pediatrics - Endocrinologist

    The Department of Pediatrics seeks highly qualified applicants for a faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor on the tenure track in the area of obesity and/or diabetes. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in the clinical, research and teaching activities of the Department of Pediatrics. The successful candidate will also participate in an ambitious multidisciplinary University of Iowa Obesity Research and Education Initiative (OREI). New faculty will complement the University’s existing expertise in these areas to form the core of the OREI.

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    College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

    Department of Human Health & Physiology

    The Department of Health & Human Physiology invites applications for a tenure-track position (full-salaried academic-year appointment) at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. Applications are encouraged from individuals with an interdisciplinary focus on research at the interface of human nutrition and health behavior in any area including but not limited to nutrition behavior interventions, epidemiology, public health, policy and/or dissemination and implementation of nutrition/diets for prevention and treatment of diseases such as obesity, diabetes, hypertension and/or cardiovascular disease. The successful candidate will also participate in an ambitious multidisciplinary University of Iowa Obesity Research and Education Initiative (OREI). New faculty will complement the University’s existing expertise in these areas to form the core of the OREI.

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