Internships / Jobs

Dissemination and Implementation

Interns are being sought to assist in the implementation of CDUHR’s dissemination plan

Interns will work with CDUHR investigators and staff to:

  • Collect and organize dissemination metrics for CDUHR investigators’ peer-reviewed publications from 1998 to the present
  • Investigate automated metric collection approaches
  • Assist in the development of CDUHR Fact Sheets to summarize findings from research of CDUHR-affiliated investigators for those working in the field
  • Develop infographics to communicate CDUHR research to the general public, and
  • Develop content for CDUHR’s social media efforts.

Benefits of a CDUHR Dissemination Internship

  • Learn about implementation science and dissemination research
  • Become familiar with PubMed, Web of Science, and other citation databases
  • Learn about HIV, hepatitis C, and drug use through interaction with world-renown investigators
  • Develop the skills for translating scientific articles into materials to inform the efforts of those working at the front lines of public health as well as the general public.


  • 10-20 hours per week
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience with internet data mining techniques a plus, but not necessary
  • Undergraduate and graduate students are invited to apply
  • Unpaid internship

Application Process

Please send a one-page cover letter briefly describing your skills and interests and your resume or CV to:

Dr. Danielle C. Ompad (
Deputy Director, Center for Drug Use and HIV Research at the NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing
Associate Professor, NYU College of Global Public Health