Law & Policy Analyst / Senior Law & Policy Analyst for the Center for Health and Homeland Security - (200000ID)
The Center for Health and Homeland Security (CHHS) at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law is now accepting applications for Law & Policy Analysts or Senior Law & Policy Analysts (full-time non-tenure track academic positions with payroll titles of Research Fellow, Research Assistant, or Research Associate). Candidates may report to one of the CHHS main offices in Baltimore, MD or Rockville, MD; or onsite with a local or state emergency management agency or health department in a Maryland jurisdiction including Montgomery or Prince George's County.
Applicants with a JD should apply to this posting for CHHS positions.
CHHS works with state and local emergency management agencies, health departments, departments of transportation, and departments of public works on emergency preparedness and public health preparedness, response, and recovery. We also work with educational institutions, hospitals, and private business on emergency planning, training, and exercise activities. CHHS also produces legal handbooks and bench books to be used by government employees and judges during declarations of emergency.
JD degree required; will consider applicants within final semester
Emergency management or public health experience preferred
Heather Shaivitz, Associate Director, Center for Health and Homeland Security
Megan Timmins, Associate Director, Center for Health and Homeland Security
Legal Analysis and Research
Microsoft Office Suite
Dates of Service/Time Commitment
This is a full-time grant funded salaried position.
Salary: Salary and rank are commensurate with experience, plus full benefits package including paid leave and health insurance.
To Apply: Only online applications at http://www.umaryland.edu/jobs/ . Please include (a) cover letter, (b) resume, and (c) the names and telephone numbers of at least three professional references.
Deadline: Preference to applications received by March 15, 2021.
The University of Maryland, Baltimore, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Organization: Francis King Carey School of Law - Instruction
Job Posting: Jul 31, 2020
Internal Number: 151901
About University of Maryland, Baltimore
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, global health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.