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A complete application consists of:
All documents must be in English or include an official English translation.
If you have questions, send an email to ORISE.CDC.CPR@orau.org. Please include the reference code for this opportunity in your email.
*Applications will be reviewed on a rolling-basis.
A research opportunity is currently available with the Communications Office, of the Center for Preparedness and Response (CPR) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, Georgia.
The Communications Office serves as the principal advisor to CPR on communication, research, and practice. The Communications staff provides strategic planning and coordination of CPR communication and marketing activities in conjunction with Office of the Director (OD) and division-level staff, and executes communication activities to support strategic goals of the CPR OD and activities to support division-level programs. The Communications office also provides coordination and conducts activities to support CPR’s presence on networked media, such as social and mobile media, and on the web through cross-cutting topical web sites.
Under the guidance of a mentor, the participant will be involved in the following activities:
Anticipated Appointment Start Date: September 1, 2020
This program, administered by ORAU through its contract with the U.S. Department of Energy to manage the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education, was established through an interagency agreement between DOE and CDC. The initial appointment can be up to one year, but may be renewed upon recommendation of CDC contingent on the availability of funds. The participant will receive a monthly stipend commensurate with educational level and experience. Proof of health insurance is required for participation in this program. The appointment is full-time at CDC in the Atlanta, Georgia, area. Participants do not become employees of CDC, DOE or the program administrator, and there are no employment-related benefits.
The qualified candidate should be currently pursuing or have received a bachelor's degree in one of the relevant fields. Degree must have been received within five years of the appointment start date.