Employment at the CED

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Current openings at the Center for Excellence in Disabilities (CED) are listed below.

Community Work Incentives Coordinator Specialist 07950 (Morgantown, WV)

The WVU Research Corporation seeks to hire a full-time (40hpw), benefits eligible, Community Work Incentives Coordinator Specialist for the WVU Center for Excellence in Disabilities based out of Morgantown. This position is responsible for providing work incentives planning and assistance to beneficiaries with disabilities and their families, who are potentially eligible to participate in Federal and State work incentives programs.

For a complete job description and to apply for this position click here: https://wvu.taleo.net/careersection/wvu_research/jobdetail.ftl?job=07950&tz=GMT-05%3A00

Parent Network Specialist 07573 (Morgantown, WV)

The WVU Research Corporation seeks to hire a full-time (40hpw), benefits eligible, Parent Network Specialist for the WVU Center for Excellence in Disabilities based out of Morgantown. This position works collaboratively with the WV Department of Health and Human Resources Children with Special Health Care Needs Program to improve the quality of life for children with special health care needs and their families.

For a complete job description and to apply for this position, please click here: https://wvu.taleo.net/careersection/wvu_research/jobdetail.ftl?job=07573&tz=GMT-05%3A00

Community Support Specialist 07769 (Oak Hill, WV)

The WVU Research Corporation seeks to hire a full-time (40hpw), benefits eligible, Community Support Specialist for the WVU Center for Excellence in Disabilities based out of Oak Hill. This position works within the realm of the Mentoring and Oversight for Developing Independence with Foster Youth (MODIFY) Program at the Center. The purpose of this position is to provide follow up services to youth in transition from foster care to adult independence.

For a complete job description and to apply for this position, please click here: https://wvu.taleo.net/careersection/wvu_research/jobdetail.ftl?job=07769&tz=GMT-05%3A00

Diversity & Disability Fellowship Program

The CED is recruiting graduate and professional students to participate in the Disability & Diversity Fellowship Program who are pursuing careers 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 2019. This fellowship pays $6,000 for the two semesters paid bi-weekly

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:

  • Be from racial and/or ethnic minority backgrounds
  • Have limited English proficiency,
  • Be from underserved geographic areas (rural or urban),
  • Have a disability
  • Identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or transgender

he deadline to submit applications is Friday, May 4th, 2018.

If you have questions, call Courtney Lanham at 304-293-4692 or email celanham@hsc.wvu.edu.

Diversity & Disability Fellowship Program Application