Research Position in Health Innovation

United States
Job Posted Date: 
June 6, 2023
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The Better Lab at UCSF is seeking a dedicated postdoctoral researcher who is interested in the intersections between healthcare delivery, human-centered design and health equity. We are a small team of faculty and staff, centered at the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, who are passionate about using human-centered design and other innovative approaches in order to meaningfully improve healthcare delivery for underserved populations. This position provides a unique opportunity to help develop and grow the discipline of human-centered design in academic medicine and to improve health care services, systems, and products for vulnerable populations domestically and internationally. This is an academic position at UCSF and comes with opportunities for professional advancement and promotion.

Job Requirements: 

- PhD in Health Services Research, Implementation Science, Public Health, or related field.

- Prior research in healthcare delivery, health equity, mixed methods or qualitative sciences.

- Demonstrative proficience in qualitative and quantitative research methods.

- Interest in human-centered design. Experience or knowledge is preferred.

- Experience in project/program management.

- High degree of motivation and independence.

- Experience or desire to teach/mentor students rotating through the Lab.


How to Apply: 

Please email Lara Chehab at [email protected] with your resume/CV, including a brief description of your research interests and career goals.

San Francisco
Greater Bay Area