Loma Linda University
Job Summary: The Postdoctoral Fellowship is a position to provide mentoring and additional training that will prepare a recent doctoral graduate for an independent position as a university faculty member or research scientist in industry, pursues a research project that is assigned by an established investigator, may be assigned an undergraduate or graduate student, or a technician to co-supervise, is expected to advance the research in a relatively independent fashion, Performs other duties as needed. Job Specifications: Knowledge of search policies, regulations (institutional, state, and federal), business processes and best practices; read and write legibly; speak in English with professional quality; communicate effectively; good interpersonal skills; maintain high level of confidentiality and ethical integrity; team player yet work independently with minimal supervision; work calmly and respond courteously when under pressure; organize and prioritize workload; manage multiple assignments effectively; accept direction; recall information with accuracy; pay close attention to detail; show critical independent thinking; make quick and informed decisions, detail-oriented. Use computer and software programs necessary to the position; perform basic math functions; distinguish colors and smells as necessary; hear sufficiently for general conversation in person and on the telephone; identify and distinguish various sounds associated with the work; see adequately to read computer screens and written documents necessary to position; discern temperature variances through touch. Doctoral Degree in human factors engineering, cognitive psychology, indistrial engineering, social science, nursing or similar degree required. Minimum one year of experience preferred. The applicant should have interest in human factors and resilience engineering as applied to health care settings and must be willing to learn new technologies relevant to human factors research.
Loma Linda University
Website : http://www.llu.edu
Founded in 1905, Loma Linda University (LLU) is a private, Christian, coeducational, health sciences university located in Southern California 60 miles (97 km) east of Los Angeles close to San Bernardino. LLU is part of the Seventh-day Adventist Church's system of higher education. As such it aspires to provide an environment for learning that emphasizes individual commitment to Christ, personal integrity, intellectual development, and community service. Eight schools and the Faculty of Graduate Studies comprise the University organization. More than 100 certificate and degree programs are offered by the schools of Allied Health Professions, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, Religion, and Science and Technology. Curricula offered range from certificates of completion and associate in science degrees to doctor of philosophy and professional doctoral degrees. Students from more than 80 countries around the world and virtually every state in the nation are represented in Loma Linda University's student body. LLU also offers distance education. The University is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). Its on-campus church has around 7,000 god-fearing members. Loma Linda Academy, a Seventh-day Adventist K-12 school, is located nearby.