The MedPrep Summer Program Assistant position will provide an online presence in Canvas for MedPrep II and Medical Explorations. The position requires an energetic, warm, and friendly person who will build community, provide instructions, lead conversations, follow-up on comments in VoiceThread, Discussions Boards, Announcements, and Virtual Social Hours in the Canvas and Zoom environment.

MedPrep II

  • Online: May 16 - June 3
  • Online Virtual Live Session: May 27
  • Live Mock Interviews: May 26-27

Online Presence for MedPrep II

  • Virtual Social Hours (4) – 1 hour each to discuss the weekly topics. Invite medical students for Q&A.
  • Invite/Confirm Virtual Social Hour speakers
  • VoiceThread – Weekly engagement activity, can also use for discussion
  • Discussion Board – Weekly response to the weekly topic
  • Follow-up announcements and reminders – Send announcements about upcoming information and reminders to students
  • Be present during live events

Medical Explorations

  • Online: June 13 - 24
  • Online Virtual Live Session: June 24
    (If the program is in person, the onsite dates are June 24, Columbia and June 27, Springfield)

Online presence for Medical Explorations

  • Virtual Social Hours (3) – a forty-minute Q&A with healthcare professionals, students, etc.
  • Skills Labs (2) – occurs after the virtual social hour for forty-minutes as a breakout session and there will be two, twenty-minute interactive interdisciplinary labs
  • Online Group Project – Provide suggestions and advice to groups about their projects
  • VoiceThread – Weekly engagement activity, can also use for discussion
  • Discussion Board – Weekly response to the weekly topic
  • Follow-up announcements and reminders – Send announcements about upcoming information and reminders to students
  • Be present during live events

Training – We will arrange training hours together (6-7 hours)

  • Week 1 - May 15
  • Week 2 - May 22
  • Week 3 - May 29
  • Week 4 - June 5
  • Week 5 - June 12
  • Week 6 - June 19
  • Week 7 - June 26

*Each week is approximately 13 hours of work

No longer accepting applications for 2022.