46 Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunities at Harvard University, USA

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Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of Sociology seeks applications to fill a Postdoctoral Research Fellow position in the social sciences, with a focus on crime, punishment, and social change over the life course. Salary and research funds will be provided, along with the opportunity to draw on the resources of a major research project directed by Professor Robert Sampson. Available starting in the winter or s…View Details Bookmark
The Haber Lab in the Department of Environmental Health at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health has an opening for a highly motivated Postdoc. Projects involve developing and applying computational and statistical approaches to investigate the effect of environmental exposures on the lungs and effects on the pathogenesis and exacerbation of asthma. The successful candidate will join an int…View Details Bookmark
Harvard University invites applications for a postdoctoral position in terrestrial ecosystem dynamics in the laboratory of Professor Paul Moorcroft http://www.oeb.harvard.edu/faculty/moorcroft/. The successful candidate will be involved in a research project examining regional variation in forest carbon uptake and storage via assimilation of lidar-derived measurements of forest structure into a…View Details Bookmark
Harvard is seeking applicants for a postdoctoral position in Machine Learning and Computational Microscopy. This is a one-year appointment, with the expectation that it will be extended up to two years after review. A postdoctoral position is currently available at the Center for Advanced Imaging at Harvard with Dr. Dushan Wadduwage to develop novel computational imaging technologies for …View Details Bookmark
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
The HaSET (“happiness” in Amharic”) Maternal and Child Health Research Program at the Harvard Chan School of Public Health and Boston Children’s Hospital invites applications for a Postdoctoral Fellow. Our program works closely with partners in Ethiopia and Ethiopia’s Federal Ministry of Health to generate evidence to improve maternal and child health programs and policies. We provide technical…View Details Bookmark
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
This is a two-year postdoctoral position developing statistical methods for finding patterns in complex biomedical data, working with Jeff Miller in the Department of Biostatistics at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The primary focus is on methods for noninvasive cancer detection using high-dimensional genomics data from blood samples (liquid biopsies). Models and methods of in…View Details Bookmark
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Davis Center Postdoctoral Fellowship program offers comprehensive research, training and professional development opportunities for scholars advancing their careers in history. Fellows pursue their research with support from an interdisciplinary community of experts and with access to world-class resources. The program provides scholars with experiences and connections that endure well beyo…View Details Bookmark
The Davis Center Postdoctoral Fellowship program offers comprehensive research, training and professional development opportunities for scholars advancing their careers in the humanities. Fellows pursue their research with support from an interdisciplinary community of experts and with access to world-class resources. The program provides scholars with experiences and connections that endure we…View Details Bookmark
The Korea Institute at Harvard University invites applications for a postdoctoral fellowship in the study of global Korean diasporas. Applicants whose research focuses on Korean ethnicity, migration, race, and/or citizenship are especially encouraged to apply. Application Deadline: January 10, 2021 (Sun) 5:00pm EST Recommendation Letters Deadline: January 24, 2021 (S…View Details Bookmark
The Korea Institute at Harvard University invites applications for a Korean Studies postdoctoral fellowship in the social sciences. Applicants whose research focuses on Korea-US relations, international relations, and/or political economy are especially encouraged to apply. Application Deadline: January 10, 2021, (Sun) 5:00pm EST Recommendation Letters Deadline: January 24,…View Details Bookmark
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Join us as a postdoctoral fellow in Professor Susan Murphy’s Statistical Reinforcement Learning Group. Our research concerns sequential decision making in mobile health, including experimental design and reinforcement learning algorithms. We combine statistical methods with algorithms from reinforcement learning so as to provide inferential tools. The successful applicant will be expected to d…View Details Bookmark
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
We are seeking a candidate with expertise in computational and systems biology to work as part of a multidisciplinary team developing methods relevant to the study of genetics, gene regulatory networks, and the use of quantitative imaging data as biomarkers. Our goal is to use these methods to better understand the development, progression, and response to therapy. The successful applicant will…View Details Bookmark
Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
The Harvard Program for Embedded EthiCS invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship based in the Philosophy Department beginning July 1, 2021. The postdoctoral fellow will be expected to spend 50% of their time working with the Embedded EthiCS program and 50% of their time on their own independent research. Harvard’s Embedded EthiCS is a collaborative pedagogical program that…View Details Bookmark
Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Yang Laboratory at Harvard School of Dental Medicine A post-doctoral position is available in the Yang lab based in the Department of Developmental Biology at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. The laboratory of Dr. Yingzi Yang has a longstanding and intense interest in defining the functional mechanisms of Wnt, Hippo, and Hedgehog signaling pathways in development and disease patho…View Details Bookmark
2021-22 REISCHAUER INSTITUTE POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS IN JAPANESE STUDIES Applicant Deadline: Friday, December 18, 2020, 5:00PM EST Recommender Deadline: Friday, January 8, 2021, 5:00PM EST The Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies (RIJS) at Harvard University will offer several Postdoctoral Fellowships in Japanese Studies to recent …View Details Bookmark
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
The HaSET (“happiness” in Amharic”) Global Maternal and Child Health Research Program at the Harvard Chan School of Public Health and Boston Children’s Hospital invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow. Our program works closely with partners in Ethiopia and Ethiopia’s Federal Ministry of Health to generate evidence to improve maternal and child health programs and policies. We provide te…View Details Bookmark
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
The Department of Biostatistics at Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow position focused on the development of statistical methods for climate epidemiology. Working with an interdisciplinary team of statisticians, epidemiologists, environmental scientists, and clinicians, the fellow will develop practical statistical methods and apply them to re…View Details Bookmark
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
The Department of Statistics invites applications for a Postdoctoral Fellow with Assistant Professor Tracy Ke. Assistant Professor Ke’s lab focuses on research in high-dimensional data analysis, machine learning, social network analysis, text mining, bioinformatics and statistical genetics. Potential research projects include (but are not limited to) developing statistical methods and theory fo…View Details Bookmark
Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
The John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) and the Department of Statistics at Harvard University seeks applicants for three postdoctoral fellow programs in Computer Science. Michael O. Rabin Postdoctoral Fellowship in Theoretical Computer Science The John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University (SEAS) seeks appl…View Details Bookmark
The Harvard University Herbaria (HUH; http://huh.harvard.edu) invites nominations and direct applications for the Harvard University Herbaria Research Fellowship, a fellowship in plant and/or fungal science. We especially seek outstanding early-career scientists and collections professionals who see new opportunities and innovations for collections-based research. The goal of the program is to …View Details Bookmark
Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
The Harvard Center for Research on Computation and Society (CRCS) solicits applications for postdoctoral fellows for the 2021-2022 academic year. CRCS provides postdoctoral fellows with an annual salary plus travel and research funding to allow them to engage in independent research. Fellows spend up to two years at CRCS. We seek researchers who are enthusiastic about interacting with computer …View Details Bookmark
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
The Nutrition and Global Health Program in the Department of Global Health and Population, at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher with an interest in global nutrition to join its research team. The Postdoctoral Research Fellow will focus on assessing nutrition outcomes using data from Nutrition Innovation Lab (NIL), a project under…View Details Bookmark
The Nutrition and Global Health Program in the Department of Global Health and Population, at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher with an interest in global health, reproductive epidemiology, and maternal/child/adolescent health. The Postdoctoral Research Fellow will focus on answering questions related to nutrition and health ou…View Details Bookmark
The Canada Program at Harvard University’s Weatherhead Center for International Affairs invites applications for the William Lyon Mackenzie King Postdoctoral Fellowship. Two fellows will be appointed for the 2021–2022 academic year, with the possibility of extending the fellowship for one additional year—conditional on the approval of the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, WCFIA associat…View Details Bookmark
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
A postdoctoral position is available in the Kory lab in the Department of Molecular Metabolism at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. We are looking for highly motivated individuals to join our efforts in studying mitochondrial metabolism and transport in mammals. The strong focus on metabolism research in the Department and the general excellence of biomedical research in the area …View Details Bookmark
The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Harvard University invites applicants for the Reginald A. Daly Postdoctoral Research Fellowship. The Department seeks candidates in the broad field of Earth and Planetary Sciences including but not limited to: geology, geochemistry, oceanography, Earth history, geobiology, hydrology, mineralogy, mineral physics, paleomagnetism, atmospheric dy…View Details Bookmark
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
We are seeking a postdoc to join a new epidemiologic modeling project begun in the Department of Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The ideal candidate will have either experience or interest in simulation or agent-based modeling of infectious disease. The project aims to investigate the role of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) on reducing new infections of HIV in the…View Details Bookmark
Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Two Postdoctoral positions are available in the joint laboratory of Dr. Baron and Dr. Gori, Division of Bone and Mineral Research, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School/ Harvard School of Dental Medicine. The longstanding interest of our laboratory is to understand the molecular, cellular and genetic basis of bone growth and remodeling and the regulation of skeletal homeostasis in heal…View Details Bookmark
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Dr. William Hanage, PhD, Associate Professor in the Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics in the Department of Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health invites creative and motivated Postdoctoral Researchers to apply for positions studying bacterial population genomics. Two positions are available: one for a bioinformatics specialist to work with large genomic datasets, …View Details Bookmark
The Mahindra Humanities Center invites applications for one-year postdoctoral fellowships in connection with the Center’s Andrew W. Mellon Foundation seminar on the topic of migration and the humanities. Migration plays as critical a role in the moral imagination of the humanities as it does in shaping the activist vision of humanitarianism and human rights. Too often, the humanities ar…View Details Bookmark

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