Interested in joining our team? Take a look at our current open positions.
The Section of Infectious Diseases Syndemics Lab at Boston Medical Center is recruiting a talented faculty investigator to join our team and launch their own research career. The Syndemics Lab focuses on producing the evidence base needed to develop new policies, interventions, and approaches to mitigating the harms of the syndemic (synergistic epidemics) of Hepatitis C, HIV, bacterial infections, and substance use disorder. We seek an MD Infectious Diseases (Board certified or eligible) or PhD researcher whose work focuses on infectious complications of substance use disorders. The successful applicant will join our lab full time and will develop an independent research career.
Post Doctoral Fellow
Post Doctoral Fellow
The post-doctoral fellow will be an essential member of the Syndemics Lab, a diverse team of investigators conducting research focused on the synergistic epidemics of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV), HIV, and substance use disorder. Our research team assembles exceptional expertise in addictions medicine, simulation modeling, healthcare policy, and health economics, as well as a long track record of experience and focus on addictions care and research. The post-doc will lead continued model calibration efforts and projects using RESPOND with the help of a computer programmer and a data analyst. A team of faculty with experience in simulation modeling will supervise the post-doctoral fellow.
Research Software Engineer
The Research Software Engineer will primarily aid in the design, implementation, documentation, and maintenance of the Syndemics Group's simulation models. Additional duties revolve around supporting Syndemics Group research analysts' scripting/software needs. This position is ideal for someone interested in code architecture and software engineering with emphasis on applications to public health, especially epidemiology, and looking to make a substantial contribution to a well-established research team and provides ample opportunities for development.