Application deadline: July 17, 2015
|The School of Public Health has an outstanding opportunity for a Graduate Staff Assistant/Research Assistant. The Northwest Center for Public Health Practice (NWCPHP) promotes excellence in public health by linking academia and the practice community. As part of the University of Washington’s School of Public Health, NWCPHP provides training, research, and evaluation for state, local, and tribal public health in six Pacific Northwest states—Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming. The Research Assistant will be hired to work on injury and violence prevention and emergency preparedness activities under the Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center (PERLC) grant. This grant involves the development and evaluation of trainings, including the development of emergency preparedness-related modules and other training and evaluation related activities for state, local, and tribal public health departments.
Duties and Responsibilities:
|Currently registered UW Graduate Student in good standing and eligibility to hold a Graduate Student Assistantship.
|Condition of Employment:|
|Appointment to this position is contingent upon obtaining satisfactory results from a criminal background check.
Candidates are hired through graduate appointments; applicants must therefore be enrolled at the UW and be in good standing with ten credits or more of graduate coursework during autumn, winter, and spring quarters. Applicants must also be able to work 20 hours from Monday through Friday between the hours of 8am and 5pm.
Department of Health Services students are paid according to the Regular Salary Schedules: http://www.grad.washington.edu/students/fa/salaries/2014-15salaries.pdf
For details about Graduate Appointee Insurance (GAIP), visit: http://www.washington.edu/admin/hr/benefits/insure/gaip/
This job classification is governed by a negotiated labor contract and is subject to union shop provisions. For more information about union shop provisions, visit: UW/UAW Contract Preamble.
Applicants must complete an RA application form, provided at: http://depts.washington.edu/hserv/jobs#Applying
Notification Deadline: 07/31/2015
For complete information and application procedures, see UW Hires, Req. # 122357