Employment Opportunities

The Center for Innovative Public Health Research is seeking a dynamic new professional interested in public health to fill the role of Field Intern.

About us: The Center for Innovative Public Health Research (CiPHR; formerly Internet Solutions for Kids) has been quietly growing into one of the most innovative and progressive technology-focused organizations in the technology and public health space. We focus on understanding how technology is affecting the health and well-being of youth, while also identifying ways we can harness the power of technology to promote healthy behaviors.

Field Intern Job Description

We are looking for a field intern to assist across two research studies: G2G is a study focused on teen pregnancy prevention and sexual health for sexual minority adolescent girls; Growing up with Media is a longitudinal study focused on media exposure and sexual violence among adolescents and young adults. The field intern will be involved in promoting study participation and retention and other study-related field activities. This includes reaching out to study participants via phone, text messaging, and social networking websites to engage them in our research studies. Additional activities will include: literature reviews, assisting with IRB protocol submissions, proofreading survey documents for release, and other research support activities.

Applicants who have strong customer service skills, excellent phone etiquette, and strong attention to detail are highly preferred. Applicants who have interest in adolescent health and LGBT health-related issues are also encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will have an undergraduate degree in Public Health or related field. 40 hours per week. Compensation depending on experience.

The applicant must be local to the Orange County and able to work in our San Clemente office Monday-Friday. Some nights and weekends, based on study needs, may be requested.

CiPHR is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or disability status. We are committed to fostering a supportive environment for our employees.

Please send a cover letter & resume to apply to this position.

More information about our organization can be found at http://www.innovativepublichealth.org

Job Type: Paid Internship, Full-time