SMART Project Research Study Assistant (Spanish-English Fluency)

Job Summary: The SMART Project Research Study Assistant coordinates collection, analysis, processing & reporting of data & assists Principal Investigator (PI) in judging the validity of test data obtained in regard to biomedical &/or social-behavioral research study(ies) of limited complexity involving co-investigators, multiple campuses &/or  universities.  Completes all activities by strictly following Good Clinical Practices (GCP) & all relevant current local, state, & federal laws, regulations, guidance, policy & procedure developed by the NU Institutional Review Board (IRB), Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), & the International Conference on Harmonization (ICH).  Continue Reading ▶︎

Remote Job Opportunity: On-Call Clinician

Job Title: On-Call Clinician
PVN ID: HC-1810-002778
Category: Research
Location: Hunter College (Remote)
Department: Center for HIV/AIDS Educational Studies
Status: Part Time
Salary: Depends on qualifications

General Description

The Center for HIV/AIDS Educational Studies and Training (CHEST) of Hunter College of the City University of New York (CUNY) is hiring for a part-time On-Call Clinician based on the West Coast (e.g., CA, OR, WA). Continue Reading ▶︎

ISGMH Director Dr. Brian Mustanski: “Science Is Beyond Clear” on Transgender Identification

MEDIA CONTACT: Shannon Pesek at 847-497-4665 or shannon.pesek@northwestern.edu
MEDIA ADVISORY: October 23, 2018

“Science is beyond clear” on transgender identification
Expert says Trump’s decision could “terrorize the transgender community”

CHICAGO — The Trump Administration is considering defining gender as male or female and unchangeable, the most drastic move yet to rollback Obama-era protections of transgender people under federal civil rights law. Continue Reading ▶︎

Kenji Yoshino Examines “Trans-First” Policies in Iran, Pakistan and Japan at ISGMH’s Inaugural Keynote Lecture

 

On October 9, ISGMH held its Inaugural Keynote Lecture, featuring Kenji Yoshino, the Chief Justice Earl Warren Professor of Constitutional Law at the New York University School of Law, and the Director of the Center for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging. In a talk titled “LGBT or TLGB? Lessons from Trans-First Jurisdictions,” Yoshino challenged general perceptions about LGB-rights preceding transgender rights in civil rights movements, as has been the case in the United States and other countries where transgender individuals continue to be threatened. Continue Reading ▶︎

Keep It Up! 3.0 Research Study Assistant

Job Summary: The Research Study Assistant performs biomedical &/or social-behavioral research by administering tests &/or questionnaires following protocols; collecting, compiling, tabulating &/or processing responses; gathering information; &/or assisting in the preparation of material for inclusion in reports.  Completes all activities by strictly following Good Clinical Practices (GCP) & all relevant current local, state, & federal laws, regulations, guidance, policy & procedure developed by the NU Institutional Review Board (IRB), Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), & the International Conference on Harmonization (ICH). Continue Reading ▶︎

Paid Network Canvas Videographer & Video Editing Internship

Paid Videographer & Video Editing Internship

Network Canvas, an NIH-funded project at the Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing (ISGMH) at Northwestern University, is seeking a talented videographer and video editor to assist with the creation of a short (2-3 minute) informative video about the project.

ISGMH is the nation’s first university-wide institute to focus exclusively on improving the health and wellbeing of sexual and gender minority populations. Continue Reading ▶︎

Dr. Lauren Beach Appointed Associate Director of EDIT Program

Dr. Lauren Beach, ISGMH postdoctoral research fellow, was recently appointed to be the new associate director of the Evaluation, Data Integration and Technical Assistance (EDIT) program. A dedicated scholar and activist, Dr. Beach will play a critical role in continuing to grow the EDIT program’s capacity and reach, particularly around bisexual health, chronic health disparities among the SGM community, and monitoring and evaluation in clinic settings. Continue Reading ▶︎

Dr. Sari van Anders Presents at Current Issues in LGBTQ Health Lecture Series

For the latest ISGMH Current Issues in LGBTQ Health lecture series, we were joined by Dr. Sari van Anders, Canada 150 Research Chair and Professor of Psychology, Gender Studies, and Neuroscience at Queens University. Dr. Sari van Anders presented an overview of Sexual Configurations Theory, an empirically grounded framework for understanding sexuality informed by both biology and culture. Continue Reading ▶︎

PrEP Study Data Assistant

The PrEP Study Data Assistant will work on a new PrEP R01 at ISGMH.

Job Summary:

Coordinates collection, analysis, processing & reporting of data & assists Principal Investigator (PI) in judging the validity of test data obtained in regard to biomedical &/or social-behavioral research study(ies) of limited complexity involving co-investigators, multiple campuses &/or  universities.  Continue Reading ▶︎