• COOPERATIVE EDUCATION
  • $97,520.00 -194,340.00/year*
  • Randolph , MA
  • Scientific Research
  • Full-Time
  • 640 N Main St

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report \"Up and Coming\" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education. Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create. If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/! George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition. Equity Statement George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law. Campus Safety Information Mason's Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available at

Please see Special Instructions for more details.
For full consideration, applicants must apply at complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.
Position Information
CAPTION: Position Information
Department College of Education and Human Development (CEHD)
Alternate Department Description
Criminal Background Check Standard Background Check
Motor Vehicle Background Check No
Statement of Economic Interest Not Applicable
Job Category Research Faculty
Role (State) Job Title Research Faculty/Postdoctoral Position
Working Title Research Faculty/Postdoctoral Position
Job Type Full-Time
Position Number F417AZ
Recruit Number FAC7747
Working Hours
Location Prince William, VA
Other Location
Pay Band
Salary Commensurate with education and experience.
Web Announcement
Research Faculty / Postdoctoral Position
The College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) at George Mason University is seeking a faculty member/postdoc in pediatric sports medicine whose research is focused on the intersection of public health, school policy, telehealth, epidemiology, injury and concussion risk reduction, and clinical outreach. The individual serving in this position will be assigned to the Sports Medicine Assessment Research and Testing (SMART) Laboratory and will work with Professor Shane Caswell on the Virginia Concussion Initiative and Advancing Health Care Initiatives for Underserved Students (ACHIEVES) projects.
Responsibilities:
In particular, the work will focus on school health policy, telehealth, and injury surveillance to inform risk reduction strategies and interventions to improve outcomes and care for school age children and communities.
Required Qualifications:
* Earned PhD in public health, athletic training, kinesiology, epidemiology, health behavior or related discipline
* Strong verbal and written communication skills
Preferred Qualifications:
* Strong interest and in pediatrics sports medicine and concussion research
* Demonstrated scholarly and grant writing abilities
* Proficiency in statistical analysis and database management
* Experience in school health policy and program evaluation
* Experience with telehealth
* Clinical experience working as an athletic trainer in public school settings
Benefits and Compensation Information:
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Compensation will be commensurate with experience. Employment dates are August 1, 2019 to July 31, 2020. Potential for renewal.
Special Instructions to Applicants
For full consideration, applicants must apply at complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.
For Full Consideration, Apply by:
Posting Date 06/21/2019
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled? Yes
Telework Friendly?
Mason Ad Statement
Great Careers Begin at Mason!
George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report \"Up and Coming\" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.
Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.
If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!
George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.
Equity Statement
George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.
Campus Safety Information
Mason's Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available at
Supplemental Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Required Documents
Required Documents
1. Cover Letter
2. CV
3. List of Professional References
Optional Documents
Human Resources & Payroll: University Hall, 4441 George Mason Boulevard. Fairfax, Va. 22030 Mailing Address: 4400 University Drive, Mailstop 3C3 | Phone: 703.###.#### | Fax: 703.###.#### 2013 George Mason University

* Earned PhD in public health, athletic training, kinesiology, epidemiology, health behavior or related discipline * Strong verbal and written communication skills, * Strong interest and in pediatrics sports medicine and concussion research * Demonstrated scholarly and grant writing abilities * Proficiency in statistical analysis and database management * Experience in school health policy and program evaluation * Experience with telehealth * Clinical experience working as an athletic trainer in public school settings

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Compensation will be commensurate with experience. Employment dates are August 1, 2019 to July 31, 2020. Potential for renewal.
For full consideration, applicants must apply at complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information., For full consideration, applicants must apply at complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information. For Full Consideration, Apply by, Human Resources & Payroll: University Hall, 4441 George Mason Boulevard. Fairfax, Va. 22030 Mailing Address: 4400 University Drive, Mailstop 3C3 | Phone: 703.###.#### | Fax: 703.###.#### 2013 George Mason University


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