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UMass Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences

The School of Public Health and Health Sciences is seeking applicants from a range of fields in public health whose research emphasizes Latino health and attendant health equity issues for a tenure track position at the Assistant Professor level. Applicants are encouraged from within the areas of epidemiology, health policy and management, or environmental health.

This is a fully state-funded (9-month) tenure track position. Responsibilities include an active program of research, teaching, professional, and community service, as well as mentoring graduate and undergraduate students, departmental, school and university service. Candidates must possess strong research skills with a proven track record of, or excellent potential for, extramural research funding, preferably from federal funding agencies. Preference will be given to candidates with a commitment to an interdisciplinary approach to health research.

The successful candidate may join the faculty in the programs of Epidemiology, Environmental Health Sciences, or Health Policy and Management, depending on background and research interests. Successful candidates will also have the opportunity to become affiliated with a new Center for Community Health Equity Research. Potential areas of research interest may include chronic disease risk, cancer survivorship, immigration policy, social determinants of health, addiction, environmental health and health policy/health services.

View the full listing on the UMass Amherst Human Resources website.

Deadline: October 16, 2017
Posted: 2 weeks 2 days ago

ServiceNet

Servicenet is looking for individuals interested in working with people with developmental disabilities. Servicenet offers jobs opportunities up and down the Pioneer Valley.  If you enjoy bringing out the best in people and are up for a challenge and the rewards that come with it, consider joining ServiceNet’s extraordinary residential team. Employees will work in comfortably furnished homes and exemplify the desire to make someone’s life better, as well as a willingness to serve as a role model for our clients and a readiness to assist them in a variety of tasks associated with their daily needs. Jobs may include cooking, cleaning, personal hygiene, transportation, outings and more. Some residents would need your assistance with their daily personal care (bathing, dressing, and eating); while others might join you in preparing dinner, doing the laundry, or tidying up. You’d drive residents to medical appointments, on errands, and out to social events. In the home, you might play games, work on projects or in the garden. You’d complete daily reports about residents’ progress and would help assure their safety around the clock.

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Deadline: December 29, 2017
Posted: 2 weeks 2 days ago

EPIC Systems Co.

As a Software Tester on our Quality Assurance (QA) team at Epic, you'll play a critical role in ensuring that our software lives up to its world-class reputation. These detail-oriented perfectionists test our software from a medical professional's perspective to make sure it's efficient and intuitive. As a part of our testing team, you'll use your creativity to push our software to the limit. First we use it right, and then we use it wrong. Thinking outside the box, you'll work side by side with our developers to create high quality healthcare software. Kick your career into high gear - break our code. You bring your intelligence, creativity and curiosity; we'll teach you the rest.

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Deadline: December 18, 2017
Posted: 3 weeks 10 hours ago

EPIC Systems Co.

As a Project Manager on our Implementation Services (IS) team, you'll work side by side with our customers to install our software, help them to lead and manage change, and ultimately transform the way they provide healthcare for about 57% of Americans. Project managers develop creative strategies to achieve a common end goal while collaborating with smart and innovative colleagues from all roles. Customers will see you as the face of Epic, and you'll form long-lasting relationships with your teams. No two days are the same - you'll never stop learning and growing. You'll have the autonomy to make important decisions while receiving support and guidance along the way. You bring your intelligence, creativity and curiosity; we'll teach you the rest.

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Deadline: December 18, 2017
Posted: 3 weeks 10 hours ago

Internships

Cigna

Cigna's Operations Leadership Program (OLP) is a rotational development program that provides early career candidates the opportunity to be directly involved with the ongoing operations of a Fortune 100 company and health care industry leader. OLP Associates complete rotations that provide cross-functional exposure to operations within different business units in order to develop high potential individuals ready to take on roles with increasing scope and responsibility within the company. The OLP 10-week, paid summer internship offers students interested in the field of Operations Management a realistic experience of what it’s like to work in Operations at Cigna. Opportunities for OLP interns are available in various business units such as HealthCare, Group Insurance, International, Total Health & Network, and Operating Effectiveness. Our interns are treated as if they are full-time program associates and this opportunity acts as a potential catalyst to full-time employment within the OLP upon graduation.

Visit the Cigna website for more information or to apply.

Deadline: October 9, 2017
Posted: 2 weeks 3 days ago

Fellowships

Winston Health Policy Fellowship Program

The David A. Winston Health Policy Fellowship program is offering  a 12-month postgraduate experience in Washington, DC. This opportunity will provide systematic exposure to organizations, associations, and coalitions in the private sector, as well as policy development centers in Congress and the Administration.

General Requirements: 

  • This fellowship is open to graduate students in any discipline, field, or profession.
  • Applicants must graduate during the September 2017 - June 2018 academic year to be eligible.
  • Individuals who do not possess previous health policy experience in Washington, DC will be given preference.
  • Selection of final applicants will be made by the Winston Fellowship Selection Committee in January 2018.

Application Requirements:

  • The application materials must be received by October 13, 2017.
  • A narrative synopsis of your past and current extracurricular and volunteer activities in the community and on campus.
  • A current resume must be submitted.
  • A statement of interest must be submitted.
  • Three letters of recommendation must be submitted.
  • All academic transcripts must be included in application.

For further information, please visit www.winstonfellowship.org or you may contact the Fellowship at (202) 585-0288.

Deadline: October 13, 2017
Posted: 2 months 2 weeks ago