Public Health Job Opportunities

Summer Occupational Health Internship Program (OHIP)

Deadline: February 19, 2016

This is the 13th year of the Occupational Health Internship Program (OHIP), a field-based learning experience in occupational safety and health. Teams of two students are placed with labor unions or community-based organizations to work on projects that investigate job-related health and safety issues among workers, often of new immigrant groups, employed in an under-served or a high hazard job. Continue reading “Summer Occupational Health Internship Program (OHIP)”

CDC’s Public Health Associate Program

Application open January 4-8

PUBLIC HEALTH ASSOCIATE PROGRAM (PHAP) is a 2-year entry-level, full-time employment and career development training program designed to prepare recent graduates hands-on, frontline experience in the day-to-day operations of public health programs. You must be a recent graduate (GPA 3.0) with a bachelor’s or master’s degree beginning a career in public health. Upon successful completion of the program, PHAP associates are qualified to compete for entry-level career positions at CDC and other public health organizations. Continue reading “CDC’s Public Health Associate Program”

P/T Administrative & Project Assistant

Deadline: until filled

The Nebraska Association of Local Health Directors (NALHD) is hiring an Administrative/Project Assistant.  This is a part-time position (approximately 28 hours a week). Several COPH students have worked with NALHD and had very good experiences. This would be a great way to work part time and become familiar with NE public health systems. While this position is primarily administrative in nature, depending upon the individual there could be room for taking on additional tasks. Read on for the full job description. Continue reading “P/T Administrative & Project Assistant”

Assistant or Associate Professor of Health and Society

Review of applications to begin Nov 15, 2015, and continue until filled. 

Doane College invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position as an Assistant or Associate Professor of Health and Society to coordinate the development of the college’s new Health and Society major program. Ph.D. required in a health-related field that may come from a variety of disciplines including the Health Sciences, Biology, or the Social Sciences. Continue reading “Assistant or Associate Professor of Health and Society”

Community Planner-Performance Management Coordinator

Deadline: November 30, 2015

Panhandle Public Health District is seeking a Community Planner-Performance Management Coordinator to work between the three office locations of Hemingford, Bridgeport and Scottsbluff. Master’s in Public Health preferred, but consideration will be given to Bachelor’s with experience. Complete job description and application are available at, or view in the document below.

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Submit cover letter, application and resume to Erin Sorensen, POB 337, Hemingford, NE 69348.