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Graduate Assistant

Title:  Graduate Assistant

Hours:  Part Time

Pay Rate Range:  $20,000

Job Summary:

Provides research on behavioral health and translational intervention for Latinos diabetes type 2 prevention in Salt Lake Valley. Provides program evaluation of the Case Management Certificate, and creates English/Spanish bilingual programs development and implementation.

University Neighborhood Partners (UNP) is a community based societal impact department which partners with the College of Social Work to sponsor a graduate research assistant. UNP works with West side Salt Lake residents to break down barriers to higher education.

In your cover letter or during your interview process, we invite you to share how your personal and professional experiences have prepared you to serve as a member of our team as we work to prevent diabetes by all people and communities. This may include description of your prior experiences related to research, prevention, health care, community engagement/outreach, training, administration, or other areas relevant to UNP & the College of Social Works mission and this position.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Current University of Utah graduate student who is supported on the Tuition Benefit Program.
  • Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.


  • 2nd year or Advanced Standing MSW or a PhD student
  • Spanish/English Bilingual

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Last Updated: 5/6/24