Univ of Toronto SBHS Job Posting

Requisition Title: Assistant/Associate Professor Social Behavioural Health Sciences Job Field: Tenure Stream
Faculty: Dalla Lana School of Public Health
Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)
Job Posting: October 22, 2013
Job Closing: January 15, 2014 (Open Until Filled)
Description:

The Dalla Lana School of Public Health (DLSPH) at the University of Toronto invites applications for two tenure-stream appointments in Social and Behavioural Health Sciences. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor and will commence as early as July 1, 2014.
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Improve your research skills in 2014? NatCen Learning spring programme now booking

We are pleased to let you know that NatCen Learning's Spring programme is now open for bookings. NatCen offers a great range of courses and events supporting personal and professional development in social research skills. Our events are facilitated by our expert research staff and provide a practical 'real world' insight into doing high quality social research. You can find out more about NatCen Learning and how we can support you and your team here: http://bit.ly/1fjf9U2
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Short Courses in Systematic Reviews at the University of Nottingham

The University of Nottingham Centre for Evidence Based Healthcare is pleased to announce dates for its 2014 Systematic Review Training Programmes: -

1.     Comprehensive systematic review training programme; 5 days; June 30th-July 4th (£850)

2.     Systematic reviews of quantitative evidence; 3 days; September 3rd-5th (£500)

3.     Systematic review of qualitative evidence; 3 days; September 10th-12th (£500)
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Vacancy for a Postdoctoral researcher at Ghent University

The faculty of Political and Social Sciences (Ghent University) invites applications for a full-time position of postdoctoral researcher for the research project on (De)constructing health news: it is a temporary position for a two-year term, which can be renewed once.
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Men's health, masculinities, work and wellbeing symposium, Durham

There's still time to submit a poster abstract for the Men's Health, Masculinities, Work and Wellbeing Symposium, to be held on March 19th, 2014, at Trevelyan College, Durham. Further details about the symposium and a link to the booking form can be found here:
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Studentship opportunities in Social Science and Health - Newcastle University

Do you fancy studying for a PhD within Health and Social Science?

Studentship opportunities in the area of Health & Social Science at Newcastle University have just been advertised.  Within the Institute of Health & Society we are responsible for the 'social science and health pathway'.  We are looking for excellent social science students or early career researchers who are interested in undertaking a PhD within a vibrant research institute.  These competitive awards are fully funded and give you a tax free maintenance grant of £13,726 per annum, your fees are fully paid and there is also a sum of £750 a year to help with training costs.
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LAST CHANCE – BSA Philip Abrams Memorial Prize 2014

The nomination deadline for the 2014 BSA Philip Abrams Memorial Prize is fast approaching.

Nominations must be received in the BSA office by Friday, 6 December 2013.
The prize will be awarded to the best first and sole authored book within the discipline of Sociology published between: 1 December 2012 and 30 November 2013.
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