The Department of Global Health and Social Medicine (DGHSM) at Harvard Medical School applies social science and humanities research to constantly improve the practice of medicine, the delivery of treatment, and the development of health care policies locally and worldwide. The DGHSM is at the forefront of global health. To maintain our leadership in the field, the Department must: underline our commitment to teaching and research in global health equity; maintain and enhance support for
Two or more years of related experience in an administrative and/or professional setting. Education beyond high school may count toward years of experience.
Two-plus years of executive assistance preferred. Professional experience providing administrative support in an office setting; Excellent attention to detail, good writing and editing skills; Ability to work independently and take initiative; Computer skills in word processing, database and spreadsheet programs; proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. The University, which is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Harvard has more than 360,000 alumni around the world. T...he University has twelve degree-granting Schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, offering a truly global education. Established in 1636, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States.