Community Health Outreach Coordinator / Tribal Liaison

Location
Pullman
Posted
Jun 28, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Community Health Outreach Coordinator / Tribal Liaison

Employee Type: AP-Administrative Professional

Position Number: 122690

Work Location: Seattle

Summary of Duties:
Exercises considerable day-to-day independence to develop and implement study protocols, materials, and procedures for a significant research project within the Partnerships for Native Health program at the Initiative for Research and Education to Advance Community Health (IREACH). The incumbent will manage all phases of research studies, working from grant applications to design approaches and methodologies, to achieve specific aims and to design specific phases of research projects.

The incumbent, as a designated Community Health Outreach Coordinator, also exercises independence in leading Partnership for Native Health's research engagement and outreach activities focused on urban and rural American Indian and Alaska Native populations (AI/AN), locally, regionally, and nationally. The incumbent is responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive outreach and engagement strategy that promotes the core mission of P4NH. The incumbent will provide direction to Research Coordinators, Faculty, and P4NH staff, in implementing outreach strategy, and works with tribal and urban clinics and community organizations in Washington State to further the intersection of community health and academic research efforts between IREACH and native communities.

The incumbent will seek consultation from project Principal Investigators (PIs), faculty leads, and senior research coordination staff, but will generally be expected to utilize substantial research experience to exercise independent judgement in day-to-day decision-making and project oversight.

Required Qualifications:
A Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate related scientific or engineering discipline and three (3) years of progressively responsible related professional research experience. Any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis. A Master’s degree in an appropriate related scientific or engineering discipline may be substituted for up to one year of the required work experience.

Posting Open Date: 06/26/2017

Posting Close Date: 7/16/2017

Open Until Filled: No

To apply, visit https://www.wsujobs.com/postings/33009

Washington State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Educator and Employer.

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