The Healing Lodge of the Seven Nations will soon be hiring 4 new positions.

The Center for Indigenous Research Collaboration Learning & Excellence (CIRCLE) has been awarded a 4-year, $4.2 million, Native American Research Centers for Health (NARCH) grant. To advance this center’s goals, the Healing Lodge of the Seven Nations (Healing Lodge), located in Spokane, WA, will soon be hiring 4 new staff members:

  • Two Research & Training Managers. The Research & Training Managers will engage in a variety of research activities, such as participant recruitment, data collection, preliminary data analyses, and dissemination. Additionally, they will be responsible for training community members and Healing Lodge staff members on xaʔtus (First Face) for Mental Health, a mental health emergency response training program designed for Tribal communities.
  • Two Research Assistants. The Research Assistants will support the Research & Training Managers and other center staff. Together with the Research & Training Managers, they will staff a new Research & Training Unit located at the Healing Lodge.

For more information, or to submit your resume, please contact Dr. Melinda Bowman at

These positions will be posted on the Healing Lodge’s job board in the coming weeks. Please share this notice widely!