The Administrative Assistant to the Editor-in-Chief of the American Journal of Public Health. The Administrative Assistant Fellowship is designed to provide an overview of the scholarly journal publishing process for students currently enrolled in an MPH program. The Fellow will provide daily administrative and editorial support to the Editor-in-Chief of the journal, invite articles for submission and evaluation, and provide input on social media–related activities.
Advanced degree in Public Health preferred, Bachelor’s Degree in Science- or Medical-related field required. One year of experience in scientific publishing environment and knowledge of periodical production and manuscript tracking systems desirable. Excellent project management and written/oral communication skills, proficiency in the MAC/PC environment, strong organizational ability, and attention to detail a must. Must be able to create graphical representations of quantitative and qualitative data. Must be flexible, reliable, and hard working. Familiarity with the AMA style desired but not essential.
Hours: 20 hours a week, part-time, Mon- Fri. (daytime). Number of openings: 1.
Applicants who meet the requirements and are interested in being considered for this position should upload the following information:
Applicants who meet the requirements and are interested in being considered for this position should apply at: https://careers-apha.icims.com.
Deadline to apply for this position is December 21, 2018 @5 pm (Eastern Standard Time).
EEO/AA/VETS/DISABILITY. APHA is strongly and actively committed to diversity in its workplace.