Faculty Position: Assistant-Associate Professor in EHealth/Mhealth

The Department of Medical Social Sciences (MSS) and the Center for Behavioral Intervention Technologies (CBITs), www.cbits.northwestern.edu, in the Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University seek an outstanding scientist for a tenure-eligible position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.  The successful candidate will be based within CBITs, with the faculty position in MSS.  CBITs is a multidisciplinary center, including faculty with backgrounds in behavioral science, computer science, engineering, statistics, and implementation science focused. CBITs also has a software development facility that that has supported more than 60 funded projects (including 35 NIMH as well as others from PCORI, NSF and the DoD). CBITs’ mission is to develop, evaluate, and implement innovative eHealth/mHealth technologies. Core academic strengths of the center lie in mental health and wellness, however, the center has many collaborations across a broad range of health problems.

 

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Technology- Enabled Intervention and Mental Health

  Northwestern University’s Center for Behavioral Intervention Technologies (CBITs; www.cbits.northwestern.edu) is seeking a full-time postdoctoral fellow with a strong interest in the design, development, and evaluation of e-health, m-health and technology-assisted interventions for mental health. Qualified candidates could come from a number of fields including psychology, computer science, human-computer interaction, public health, or related fields. The fellow will work on existing, NIH-funded research projects targeting depression and anxiety, including the adaptation and design to improve the implementation and sustainability of technology-based interventions in real world settings. Mentorship is available from experienced researchers who have federal and foundation funding including David Mohr, PhD and Stephen Schueller, PhD.

Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Northwestern University’s Center for Behavioral Intervention Technologies (CBITs; www.cbits.northwestern.edu) is seeking a full-time postdoctoral fellow with a strong interest in the design, development, and evaluation of e-health, m-health and technology-assisted interventions for mental health. Qualified candidates could come from a number of fields including psychology, computer science, human-computer interaction, bioinformatics, public health, or related fields. The fellow will work on existing research projects that involve clinical populations (i.e., depression and anxiety) and homeless youth. Mentorship is available from experienced researchers who have federal and foundation funding including Stephen Schueller, PhD, and David Mohr, PhD.