The Network for Public Health Law, with the support of its fiscal sponsor, TSNE MissionWorks, is a national organization providing leadership, legal technical assistance, and educational resources to help public health practitioners, attorneys, policymakers, researchers, advocates, and communities develop, implement, and enforce laws to solve public health challenges.
The Network is seeking a Public Health Senior Attorney to work with its Mid-States Office in Ann Arbor, Michigan. This position will assist the Network’s Mid-States Region to provide legal technical assistance, conduct training, develop tools and educational materials, and facilitate opportunities for networking and peer assistance on a wide variety of public health law topics. This attorney’s position will primarily focus on legal issues regarding collecting, sharing, and protecting data for public health purposes, including addressing determinants of health and promoting racial and health equity. As a team member, the Senior Attorney will help to identify funding opportunities, write grant proposals, manage contracts and project deliverables, and perform other duties as assigned.
This position may supervise research assistants on specific projects or law students or new attorneys who participate in Network fellowship or intern positions.
Legal Technical Assistance (60%)
Resource Development (20%)
Outreach and Relationship-Building (10%)
Strategic Planning (10%)
Qualified candidates will possess a combination of the following knowledge, skills and experience:
Physical Demands/Work Environment
The physical demands described here are representative of those for this position. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions. Work is performed in an office environment and in close proximity to other workers.
While performing the duties of this position, the employee is required to:
Compensation and Benefits
Location: Work will be primarily performed Ann Arbor, MI. A remote position may be considered.
Compensation: The starting salary for this position is $70,000.00/ year and is commensurate with experience.
Benefits: This position is eligible for a full benefits package including:/is not eligible for benefits.
Please submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample. For best consideration, please submit your application by June 17.
TSNE/Network for Public Health Law envisions a society grounded in the principles of social and economic justice. As such, we strive to achieve excellence through a diverse and inclusive workplace that honors the unique talents and lived experiences of each person. Our vision and values are reflected in all our employment-related decisions, including hiring practices. Accordingly, TSNE actively seeks people who bring diverse backgrounds and perspectives to join us in our work.
As an EOE/AA employer, TSNE/Network for Public Health Law will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin or ancestry, age, sexual orientation, gender identification, genetic information, veteran or disability status or any other factor prohibited by law.