Opportunity at UMD College Park

The School of Public Health at the University of Maryland, College Park invites applications and nominations for an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management (expected start date of August 2020). They seek candidates with expertise in health equity or health disparities in the context of health care delivery, health care access... Continue Reading →

Research Fellowship at Harvard in Indigenous Community Well-Being

The Harvard Medical School Department of Global Health and Social Medicine seeks a postdoctoral fellow to coordinate a new action-research project dedicated to advancing Indigenous Partnerships for Community Well-Being. Many Indigenous peoples in the USA experience overwhelming social problems stemming from legacies of conquest and dispossession that have led to unremitting poverty. These problems include... Continue Reading →

Congratulations to Dr. Alexandra Adams & CAIRHE

Congratulations to former UW Collaborative Center for Health Equity (CCHE) Director & HELI Faculty Dr. Alexandra Adams and the Center for American Indian and Rural Health Equity (CAIRHE) at Montana State University! The National Institutes of Health has awarded a five-year, $10.7 million grant to the CAIRHE at Montana State University to continue its mission to reduce health disparities... Continue Reading →

Congrats to HELI Alumna Dr. Shiyanbola on her Promotion!

Congratulations to HELI 2014 Alumna Olayinka Shiyanbola, PhD, B.Pharm, on her promotion to Associate Professor with tenure in the Social and Administrative Sciences Division in the UW-Madison School of Pharmacy! Dr. Shiyanbola’s research examines patient perceptions and roles in medication use and its impact on medication adherence, health literacy and the elimination of health disparities. Specifically, Dr. Shiyanbola studies... Continue Reading →

Congrats to HELI Alum Dr. Edward Vargas

Congratulations to HELI 2015 Alum Edward Vargas, PhD, on his recent NSF award! Dr. Vargas, along with co-PIs Dr. Lorrie Frasure-Yokley, Dr. Matt Barreto, and Dr. Janelle Wong, have received nearly $1 million from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support the 2020 Collaborative Multiracial Post-Election Survey (CMPS). This is the fourth installment of the... Continue Reading →

Faculty Opportunity at UMass Lowell, Social Justice Focus

The University of Massachusetts Lowell Department of Psychology invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor or Associate Professor position, starting September 2020, in the area of Community Psychology or Applied Social Psychology. The ideal candidate will have expertise in social, organizational, and/or community systems, with a social justice focus. Areas of interest include, but are not... Continue Reading →

HELI Alumna Dr. Tiffany Green is Coming to Wisconsin!

We are delighted to congratulate HELI 2010 alumna Dr. Tiffany Green on her move back to Wisconsin! Tiffany Green, PhD, will join the Faculty as a tenure-track Assistant Professor with appointments in the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health Departments of Ob-Gyn and Population Health Sciences this November. Dr. Green is a health economist... Continue Reading →

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