Postdoctoral Fellow

Military REACH at Auburn University
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This individual will work collaboratively with the Military REACH research team to plan, oversee, and complete research products, such as summaries of research articles and literature reviews addressing topics pertinent to the grant’s target audiences. These tasks require an advanced level of social science research knowledge, including qualitative and quantitative analyses, and excellent writing skills, including conveying ideas, writing structure, and grammar. The position also requires superior critical thinking skills, particularly synthesizing a body of research to identify broader themes and convey these themes through written research reports.

The Postdoctoral Fellow may serve as a supervisor to other researchers and students within the research lab.


Entry into the applicant pool requires a doctoral degree from an accredited institution in Human Development and Family Science, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, or a related discipline at the time employment begins. The successful candidate must meet eligibility requirements for work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the term of employment. Candidates must demonstrate excellent written and interpersonal communication skills and be proficient in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and common statistical programs (e.g., SPSS, AMOS, MPlus).

Organization Summary

We create research summaries and reports on topics pertaining to the well-being of military families for our stakeholders (i.e., DOD policymakers, military leadership, helping professionals, military families). Our goal is to translate research so it is accessible and easily understood by our stakeholders so they can use it to make informed decisions.

Job Overview

Job Type
Full time

203 Spidle Hall
Auburn, AL 36849
United States