Postdoctoral Associate in Pediatric Nutrition
The Children's Nutrition Research Center (CNRC) at Baylor College of Medicine invites applications for a Postdoctoral Associate in Pediatric Nutrition. The CNRC is an internationally recognized leader in pediatric nutrition operated in cooperation between the Agricultural Research Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Baylor College of Medicine, and Texas Children’s Hospital. The CNRC is located in a modern, fully equipped research facility in the Texas Medical Center in Houston, TX.
The goal of the Training Program at the CNRC is to prepare Ph.D. and M.D. recipients for academic careers in nutrition that focus on pregnancy, lactation, infancy, childhood, and adolescence. The program in basic, translational, behavioral, and clinical nutrition research provides state-of-the-art training, didactic structure, and mentoring. Research areas include:
Required: M.D. degree or a Ph.D. degree in nutrition, molecular biology, physiology, genetics, biostatistics, epidemiology, animal science, psychology, sociology, or related field of study.
Interested persons can submit a letter of interest along with the CV as part of the application via the Baylor College of Medicine career site. Selected candidates will work with a CNRC faculty member in their area of primary interest to submit an application package which will also include transcripts, recommendation letters, statement of interest, and short research proposal.
More information about the program can be found here: https://www.bcm.edu/departments/pediatrics/sections-divisions-centers/childrens-nutrition-
research-center/education. Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.