The Center for Excellence in Disabilities (CED) is recruiting a graduate and/or professional student to participate in the Disability & Diversity Fellowship Program who is pursuing a career working with individuals with disabilities. A graduate student from a diverse background will be awarded an assistantship starting in the fall semester and continuing through the spring of 2018. The fellow will receive a partial tuition waiver and be paid a stipend for living expenses.
Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
- Enroll in two Disability Studies courses
taught through WVU
- Participate in clinic/observational
experiences and other training opportunities
- Complete a 60 hour hands-on volunteer and capstone project
To be eligible for this fellowship graduate and professional level students must be from diverse backgrounds, must be U.S. Citizens and meet one of the following criteria:
from racial and/or ethnic minority backgrounds
limited English proficiency,
from underserved geographic areas (rural or urban),
- Identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or transgender
For more information or to submit a resume online visit www.cedwvu.org/about-ced/employment/
If you have questions, call Melina Danko at 304-293-4692 or email email@example.com.
Applications must be received by March 27 to be considered.