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Student Assistant Developer – Center for Women’s Health Research

The mission of Center for Women’s Health Research (CWHR) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is to improve women’s health through research by focusing on diseases, disorders and conditions that affect women only, women predominately, and/or women differently than men. We are in the process of developing an application that will both help researchers develop networks and find funding opportunities so that collaboration across disciplines happens less by chance and more by design. A UNC student assistant is needed to provide support to the project lead. The ideal applicant will:

  • have prior experience with JavaScript, in particular AngularJS
  • experience with RESTful APIs (required) and the Twitter API (preferred)
  • familiarity with database concepts and practice (experience with NoSQL databases is preferred but not required)
  • be able to document the process as they work
  • familiarity with medical terminology (preferred, but not required)
  • be available 8-10 hours a week
  • be available to work over the summer

Applicants should forward their resume to Jennifer Rumbach at Please include a cover letter detailing how you meet the above requirements.


Grant Writers Needed – Center for Women’s Health Research

Are you a skilled wordsmith with a PhD-level medical writing background? Do you have experience with women’s health issues? If so we’d love to talk to you. The Center for Women’s Health Research is adding to our pool of grant writers to call upon when our principal investigators have proposals that need polishing. Work may include simple proofreading and editing or may involve micro- or macro-editing, or writing depending on the project. This work is on an as-needed, as-you’re-interested basis. Send your resume, two writing samples that demonstrate your medical writing ability, and any questions you may have to Jennifer Rumbach at Interested candidates must be willing to undergo a background check in accordance with UNC Independent Contractor guidelines, and sign a statement of work at the beginning of each project.

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Please do not contact the Center directly for SHRA and EHRA positions. All resumes and applications must go through the provided links to be considered for employment.