University of Wisconsin–Madison

Social Media and Digital Fellowship Opportunity at HIV.gov

Employer The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
Location Washington, DC
Type Full time
Apply by February 10, 2019
Posted on October 8, 2018

Description

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH), has a research fellowship opportunity related to social media and digital communications for HIV.gov.

The ORISE fellow will engage in the following activities in support of the HIV.gov mission:
1. Expand the visibility of timely and relevant Federal HIV policies, programs, and resources to the American public through research on these topics
2. Increase use of social media and digital tools by government, minority, and other community partners to extend the reach of HIV programs to communities at greatest risk
3. Support HIV.gov efforts to increase knowledge about HIV and access to HIV services for people most at-risk for, or living with, HIV
4. Support HIV.gov efforts to increase greater awareness and foster better understanding of privacy and security issues impacting the HIV community

Qualifications:
· B.A. or master’s degree in public health and/or health communications, or a related field within the last five years
· Familiarity with the planning and implementation of social media campaigns through traditional and digital channels
· Interest in the use of social media and digital tools in public health messaging, HIV/AIDS policy, and issues particular to HIV/AIDS and infectious disease policy in communities of color is preferred.
· Comfortable with established social media channels and an interest in novel new media channels and emerging technologies is preferred.

How to Apply:
To learn more about this opportunity and to apply, click here.

Application Deadline – February 10, 2019 11:00pm CST.

If you have any questions, please contact HHSrpp@orau.org.