Saturday, February 28th, 2015

Opportunities at CHIP

Current Employment Opportunities

The Center for Health, Intervention and Prevention at UConn is currently seeking to fill a position as a Research Specialist.  Under the direction of CHIP Directors, this full-time Research Specialist’s role is to recruit and mobilize networks of health researchers from various academic departments across UConn Storrs, UConn Health, and the community, in order to broaden CHIP’s portfolio of externally funded health research. This position includes establishing a variety of forums for researchers to work collaboratively and pursue funding opportunities to conduct innovative research on specific health topics which lead to the award of large transdisciplinary grants. The incumbent will also assist with critical programmatic and administrative activities, including event  coordination, seed grant competition management, reporting writing, maintaining relevant contact information, listserv management, and other duties as assigned.

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The Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention (CHIP) seeks a full-time Program Assistant I. Under the direction of the Director, the Program Assistant I provides responsible and necessary administrative and programmatic support to CHIP and the Director.

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If you have questions about employment opportunities at CHIP, please contact


Collaborative Research Opportunities

New research projects are initiated by CHIP principal investigators on a regular basis. Individuals from many disciplines are regularly sought to collaborate on these projects. Ph.D. level researchers with expertise in areas related to health behavior, health behavior change, health intervention, and prevention, who are looking for opportunities for major involvement in research through CHIP, should contact Director Jeffrey Fisher at