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We are actively seeking candidates interested in joining the Center for Health Equity Transformation. Please visit the links below to browse our job openings or visit Northwestern University Careers and search for “Center for Health Equity Transformation”. 

Research Project Coordinator - Chinatown Patient Navigator:

  •  The Simon Research Lab and the Center for Health Equity Transformation at Northwestern University seek a part-time (20 hours/week) Research Project Coordinator Patient Navigator who will support a cancer patient navigation research program focused on Chicago’s Chinatown community. This role includes serving as a bridge to the clinical providers, offering health education, and serving as a source of psychosocial support for patients enrolled in the Chinatown Patient Navigation study. The Patient Navigator will be extensively trained in community resources, the study protocol, barriers to care, and other issues relevant to the study. Proficiency in at least one Chinese dialect (e.g., Cantonese, Mandarin, Taishanese) is required. This position, located in Chicago, also offers flexible work schedules and options for hybrid/remote work. To apply, please send resume and cover letter to

Postdoctoral Fellows:

  • Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine, McCormick School of Engineering, and Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences invite applications from qualified candidates to fill postdoctoral positions offered through the NURTURE Post-doctoral Scholars Program. We are seeking exceptional candidates from all disciplines with research interest in, and expertise relevant to, any of the following research areas: Cancer, Cardiovascular, and Brain, Mind, and Behavior with a cross cutting theme in each area of Cells to Community. This postdoctoral training program is intended to develop scientists committed to inclusive excellence who will be competitive in applying to faculty positions at Northwestern, including potentially for Northwestern’s NIH FIRST Program appointments. The fellowship is a postdoctoral training program of up to two-years. To apply, please visit the NURTURE website


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