Lurie Institute for Disability Policy
Deadline: February 28, 2019
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The Lurie Institute for Disability Policy is pleased to announce an opening in our postdoctoral research training program in disability policy research.=
We invite applications from qualified candidates for two-year fellowships. Advanced training is available under the mentorship of the nationally recognized faculty of the Heller School for Social Policy and Management. This disability policy postdoctoral training program is part of the Heller School's intellectually vibrant community. Qualified candidates are invited to join a community that thrives on rigorous research, interdisciplinary collaboration, and supports the mission of knowledge advancing social justice. A range of exciting research opportunities is available to fellows, including investigations of the health and well-being of children and adults with disabilities and their caregiving families. Fellows will have the opportunity to engage with a variety of currently ongoing Lurie Institute research projects such as the Community Living Policy Center and the National Research Center for Parents with Disabilities, a study examining pregnancy outcomes and experiences of women with disabilities, and a study of contraception use, unintended pregnancy, and sex education among people with disabilities.