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Fri, Sep 20, 2019
We're hiring a Research Assistant Professor to provide consultaion and assistance in performing advanced analysis of complex data sets including longitudinal research design. This position will be primarily associated with the transdisciplinary STRONG Kids research program, a cells-to-society approach to early nutrition. For more information please visit the Illinois job board. 
Mon, Jul 15, 2019
We are now accepting applications for a Research Translation Specialist at the Family Resiliency Center at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The Research Translation Specialist will build on the nationally recognized work of the Family Resiliency Center’s research translation and outreach program that focuses on child and family health and wellbeing. For more information on the position and how to apply visit here:
Fri, Apr 12, 2019
This year-long supervised research course provides students with first-hand experience working as part of a research team and develops a working knowledge of the theory and applications of transdisciplinary research. Students are provided with an overview of research program issues; develop oral and written communication skills, data management skills, team building skills, critical thinking skills, and professional work environment skills; trained in mixed methods relevant to factors that contribute to child and family health; identify opportunities and barriers in transdisciplinary team work; and prepare a scientific presentation that reflects the knowledge of transdisciplinary science gained through working on actual research projects.
Sat, Feb 09, 2019
Find out all the latest happenings in FRC research, awards, and upcoming events in the February 2019 Newsletter!
Wed, Feb 06, 2019
Join the nation's foremost experts in human nutrition, obesity research, and child and family health at the Food and Family Conference 2019. Hosted by the Family Resiliency Center at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in partnership with the Christopher Family Foundation. Registration and more information coming soon! More information and the Food & Family Conference 2019 preview podcast can be found at Food and Family Conference | September 25-26, 2019 | Chicago, IL