The National Institutes of Health is particularly interested in encouraging the recruitment of individuals from (a) racial and ethnic groups that have been shown by the National Science Foundation to be underrepresented in health-related sciences on a national basis, (b) individuals with disabilities, who are defined as those with a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits, and (c) individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds, defined as those who come from a background with an annual income below established low-income thresholds, and/or those who come from an educational environment that has demonstrably and directly inhibited the individual from obtaining the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to develop and participate in a research career.
At the University of Washington, diversity is integral to excellence. UW values and honors diverse experiences and perspectives, strives to create welcoming and respectful learning environments, and promotes access, opportunities and justice for all.
Fred Hutch is a leading research institution dedicated to promoting an inclusive environment and enhancing diversity among the next generation of scientists through participation in our training and education programs. Fred Hutch is committed to cultivating a workplace in which diverse perspectives and experiences are welcomed and respected.