Career Opportunities

Assistantships

Graduate Student Teaching Assistant: EPI 696D

UMass Amherst Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Graduate Student Teaching Assistant position available in Epidemiology 696D (MPH Project).

One 10 hour/week TA position for EPI 696D, Spring 2023. TA will conduct weekly office hours, grade homework assignment and other duties as assigned. Applicant should have a strong writing background and should have completed an MPH project, thesis or similar.  Strong preference will be given to applicants who are able to attend the class (TuTh 10 – 11:15).

Please send letter of interest and cv or resume to the administrative assistant, Tonya Menard at tonyamenard@umass.edu by Monday, December 12, 2022 4:00pm.

 

Deadline: December 12, 2022
Posted: 6 days 8 hours ago

Graduate Student Teaching Assistant: EPI 632

UMass Amherst Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Graduate Student Teaching Assistant position available in Epidemiology 632.

One 10 hour/week TA position for EPI 632, Spring 2023. TA will conduct weekly office hours, grade homework assignments and other duties as assigned. Applicant should have a background in the course for which they are applying. Strong preference will be given to applicants who are able to attend the class (TuTH 10 – 11:15).

Please send letter of interest and cv or resume to the administrative assistant, Tonya Menard at tonyamenard@umass.edu by Monday, December 12, 2022 4:00pm.

Deadline: December 12, 2022
Posted: 6 days 8 hours ago

Graduate Student Teaching Assistant: PUBHLTH 413

UMass Amherst Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

10 hour/week TA position for PubHlth 413 -Analysis of epidemiologic data, Spring 2023.

The TA will be required to attend all course meetings (TuTh 1:00-2:15PM), assist as needed, and contribute to preparation and grading of assignments. Proficiency in SAS and Stata is required.

Please send letter of interest and cv or resume to the administrative assistant, Tonya Menard at tonyamenard@umass.edu by Friday, December 9, 2022 4:00pm.

Deadline: December 9, 2022
Posted: 1 week 2 hours ago

Graduate Student Teaching Assistant: EPI 630

UMass Amherst Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Graduate Student Teaching Assistant position available in Epidemiology -630

One 10 hour/week TA position for EPI 630, Spring 2023. TA will conduct weekly office hours, grade homework assignment and other duties as assigned. Applicant should have a background in the course for which they are applying.

Please send letter of interest and cv or resume to the administrative assistant, Tonya Menard at tonyamenard@umass.edu by Friday, December 9, 2022 4:00pm .

Deadline: December 9, 2022
Posted: 1 week 2 hours ago

Graduate Student Teaching Assistants: PUBHLTH 224 (multiple positions)

UMass Amherst Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Graduate Student TA Positions:- 2 Teaching Assistant Positions available Spring 2023 in Public Health 224.

10 hrs./week. TA will hold weekly office hours, grade homework assignment and other duties as assigned. Applicant should have a background in the course for which they are applying.  

Please send letter of interest and cv or resume to the administrative assistant, Tonya Menard at tonyamenard@umass.edu by Friday, December 9, 2022 4:00pm.

Deadline: December 9, 2022
Posted: 1 week 2 hours ago

Teaching Assistantship: PUBHLTH 223 for Biostats (multiple positions)

UMass Amherst Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Three Teaching Assistant positions are available for Spring '23 in Public Health 223: Intro/Biostats.

10 hrs./week. TA will hold weekly office hours, grade homework assignment and other duties as assigned. Applicant should have a solid understanding of the material in the course.

Please send letter of interest and cv or resume, to the administrative assistant, Tonya Menard at tonyamenard@umass.edu by Friday, December 9, 2022 4:00pm.

Deadline: December 9, 2022
Posted: 1 week 5 hours ago

Jobs

Research Project Coordinator

Women & Infants’ Hospital

Research Project Coordinator 

We are pleased to announce an immediate opening for a full-time Research Project Coordinator in the Department of Medicine at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island (WIH)

 

The Research Project Coordinator provides support for the daily activities of clinical research studies, including assisting medical fellows with their research projects and supervising a research assistant. 

  • The incumbent assists with collecting, formatting, and managing study data, and providing reports as needed. 
  • Provides administrative support, including manuscript writing, assisting with grants, and budget preparation. 
  • Assists with the development of research programs, and performs other job-related duties as required. 

Bachelors Degree required with experience in research protocols and clinical research administration. Must have experience with Institutional Review Board proposals.  

 

This position is full time and will be filled as soon as a qualified candidate is identified. Health, dental, and other benefits are included. Interested candidates and questions may be directed to Dr. Caron Zlotnick, email Caron_Zlotnick@brown.edu

 

Deadline: Until filled
Posted: 3 months 3 days ago

LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse)

Admiral Staffing

We are looking for a reliable LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) to care for a Nursing Rehabilitation Center of a Busy Hospital.

You will also be working in Geriatric and Pediatric Units.

If you're a new graduate looking to gain pediatric or geriatric experience, This is a good position. If you are looking to get into Hospital roles, This is a good Position for you.

This is part of a Hospital so Union and Benefits are provided. 2-3% yearly salary provided.

Responsibilities

  • Record a patient’s medical history accurately
  • Take and record measurements of blood pressure, temperature, heart rate etc.
  • Observe patients under treatment to identify progress, side-effects of medications etc.
  • Monitor patients’ condition including fluid intake and output and compose patient charts
  • Assist ailing patients in daily necessary activities such as eating, bathing etc.
  • Administer injections, prescribed medications, enemas etc., clean and dress wounds and assist with other basic medical care tasks
  • Collect samples for lab testing as assigned
  • Provide emotional and psychological support when needed
  • Communicate with patients’ family or friends to provide advice, comfort and release instructions

** Multiple Shifts are available. ***

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Medical Specialty:

  • Geriatrics
  • Pediatrics

Physical Setting:

  • Long term care
  • Nursing home

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Rotating weekends
  • Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Brooklyn, NY: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Application Question(s):

  • Are you vaccinated?
  • Are you able to work every other weekend?

License/Certification:

  • LPN License (Required)

Work Location: One location

Interested students please email franci@admiralstaffinginc.com to apply

Deadline: December 17, 2022
Posted: 3 months 3 weeks ago

Human In Common

About

Human In Common is a small, woman-owned business dedicated to teaching kills for dismantling racism, interrupting sexual harassment and violence, and creating workplaces and communities rooted in diversity, equity and inclusion. We provide compassionate, interactive diversity training as well as assessments and consultation to non-profits, municipalities, schools and businesses. We are dedicated to empowering our clients with the skills and tools to make their organizations and communities more diverse,equitable and inclusive. Founded in 2018, we are a fast-growing company that is looking to expand out team. 

Job description

We are seeking a full time diversity specialist with the primary responsibility of co-facilitating our trainings. Additional responsibilities may include facilitating focus groups, providing consultation to clients, and other tasks to assist with the operations of the company as assigned. We will train you in our facilitation method. A recipe hat combines empathy, data, skill-building, tools and templates, scenarios and sits, policies and practices. People of color are strongly encouraged to apply!


Learn more and apply

Deadline: Until filled
Posted: 4 months 3 weeks ago

Berkshire Regional Planning Commission (BRPC)

The Public Health program seeks one or more public health planners to contribute to a broad scope of dynamic and complex public health programs for the Berkshire region. These positions will provide staff support for the planning and implementation of a range of significant public health projects, that may include:

  • Equity and Wellness Planning
  • Community Health Improvement Planning
  • Public Health Emergency Planning and Response

In addition to assisting with planning and implementation activities, the planners will work with other staff to support community outreach and engagement, grant writing, meeting support, updating and maintaining contact and training lists, and updating social media accounts and websites.

The successful candidate is a highly engaged and creative problem solver, familiar with a variety of current issues in public health, especially related to the social determinants of health, and should demonstrate an understanding of public health planning and implementation, be familiar with public health and health research and adaptation of recommendations at the community level and possess effective communication and writing skills. The candidate must also have familiarity working within the Microsoft Office platform.

Minimum requirements: Master's degree in Public Health, Community Health, Planning, or a closely related field. Six years' relevant experience may be substituted instead of a Master's. Experience in implementing public health initiatives at the local community health level, equity and wellness, or emergency planning is a plus. Candidates must have a valid driver's license and access to a private vehicle.

The starting salary range is $49,894-$56,475 with a very attractive benefits package. The minimum workweek is 35 hours with flex time available. Currently, employees must work in BRPC's Pittsfield, Massachusetts office two days per week. Telework is permitted at other times.

Submit a cover letter and resume to info@berkshireplanning.org by email only.

Position description can be found here 

Please include the phrase Public Health Planner in the subject line of your email. No telephone calls. Position available immediately until filled. EOE/Smoke and Drug- free Workplace.

 

 

Deadline: Until filled
Posted: 6 months 2 weeks ago

Silent Spring Institute

We seek a versatile research assistant to contribute to innovative environmental health studies in a community-engaged context. We study chemicals linked to breast cancer, including PFAS and other hormone disrupting chemicals in consumer products and everyday environments. 

Great opportunity to learn about public interest science! We are proud to train a new generation for careers in environmental health.

Responsibilities:    

Our research assistant positions require great versatility in support of the Institute’s transdisciplinary research and our communications, community engagement, and policy programs. Specific responsibilities are tailored to the particular qualifications of each individual.  Examples of activities:

  • Support ongoing studies: develop and follow study protocols, operate environmental sampling equipment, develop sample tracking systems, interact with co-investigators and study participants, schedule meetings, and prepare meeting summaries.
  • Provide research support, including literature review and assistance in preparation of presentations and manuscripts.
  • Help to prepare presentations, manuscripts, and proposals for federal and foundation grants.
  • If you have data analysis skills: Use R for data management and quantitative analysis for environmental exposure data and environmental health literacy studies 
  • If you have software engineering skills: Use Python to support AI projects to discover chemicals that match the biological activity of endocrine disruptors, or use Ruby on Rails or React to develop tools for exposure science.
  • For applicants with chemistry and biology skills: Compile and analyze toxicity information from a variety of sources. 
  • If you are an excellent science writer: Develop individual exposure reports for study participants using the Digital Exposure Report-Back Interface (DERBI). 
  • Opportunities to author peer-reviewed articles.
  • Speak about environmental health issues with community audiences.  

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher with excellent academic record in a relevant field. 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • High energy, creativity, curiosity, attention to accuracy, ability to work independently within a multidisciplinary team.
  • Commitment to careful and impartial research in a context of partnership between scientists and the public.

Learn more and apply

Deadline: Until filled
Posted: 7 months 4 days ago