Health Care Safety/Epidemiology, Health Economics/Outcomes Research, Pharmacoeconomics/Health Economics
Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute (KPWHRI) in Seattle, WA is hiring new faculty investigators for 2018. Doctoral scientists with interests and expertise in the following areas are particularly encouraged to apply: health economics, aging/dementia, nursing, cardiovascular disease, and pharmacoepidemiology. KPWHRI is an academic research department within Kaiser Permanente Washington, a large regional health care system. Our mission is to improve health and health care for all through leading-edge, public domain research. Appointments are open rank, but applications for the rank of Assistant Investigator are strongly encouraged. Preference will be given to those interested in interdisciplinary collaboration and who have either a track record of extramural funding or high potential for independent funding. See full job description.
About Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute
KPWHRI is an internationally recognized academic research organization that conducts non-proprietary research to improve health and health care. The Institute’s research is primarily funded through federal grants and contracts that total more than $50 million annually. The scientific faculty includes more than 35 doctorate-level investigators trained in medicine, epidemiology, behavioral science, ...health outcomes, health informatics, pharmacy, and biostatistics. KPWHRI’s programmatic research areas include aging/dementia, cancer prevention, health services research, health informatics, immunizations, mental health, pharmacoepidemiology, substance abuse and nicotine dependence, and implementation science. Major research funders include NIH, PCORI, FDA, CDC, and AHRQ.