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Current job opportunities:

Research Project Manager

ORPRN is seeking a Project Manager to support projects within topic areas including advance care planning, kindergarten readiness and women’s health. The Project Manager is responsible building research and community partnerships, creating study protocols, establishing project timelines, overseeing data collection and participating in evaluation. The position oversees project teams, ensuring adherence to protocols, the recruitment of project participants and the completion of required project activities. The role develops grant proposals, maintains project budgets and works with the Fiscal Administrator to reconcile any discrepancies.

This position requires an organized, autonomous, self-motivated individual who demonstrates the ability to exercise judgment and take appropriate action to ensure the success of a team.

Please go to the OHSU jobs page for more information and to apply for position 2022-20249.

Current internship opportunities:

Please email if you are interested in internship possibilities.

Other opportunities:


  • Funded by a grant from the National Institutes of Health, BUILD EXITO is an undergraduate research-training program centered at Portland State University that supports students on their pathway to becoming scientific researchers and finding success in health research careers.
  • Read more about the BUILD EXITO program model.

AmeriCorps VISTA

  • The AmeriCorps national service program offers opportunities for citizens to strengthen their communities while gaining valuable skills and experience to advance their careers. In Oregon, AmeriCorps members serve at more than 500 locations through one of three programs. The VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) program supports community efforts to overcome poverty.
  • Read more about national service in Oregon.
PERC leads discussion at 2016 ORPRN Convocation

Working alongside rural communities to find answers to important questions – and turn that evidence into action – are important aspects of my work at ORPRN. 

- Rose Gunn, M.A., Project Manager