Public Health Job Opportunities

Community Health Development Specialist

Deadline: until filled

Public Health Solutions, District Health Department is seeking a Community Health Development Specialist. Public Health Solutions is located in Crete, and serves Fillmore, Gage, Jefferson, Saline, and Thayer counties. The individual will provide support relative to environmental and system approaches to promote health, support
healthy behaviors, reduce risk for pre-diabetes and build support for lifestyle improvements for the general population. Continue reading “Community Health Development Specialist”

Executive Director

Deadline: until filled

The Mental Health and Substance Abuse Network in Council Bluffs is seeking an Executive Director. The Executive Director will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for The Network’s staff, programs, expansion, and execution of its mission. S/he will initially develop deep knowledge of field, core programs, operations, and business plans. The Executive Director is responsible to carry out the strategic plans and policies as established by the board of directors.

View the full job description and apply online here. 

Summer Research

Application period: Nov 1, 2015-Feb 1, 2016

The Institute for Public Health at Washington University in St. Louis and its Global Health Center will offer eight-week summer research programs in 2016 with opportunities for students to develop public or global health expertise and experience. Continue reading “Summer Research”

USAID Paid Internship, Malaria in Pregnancy

Deadline: October 23, 2015

USAID’s Global Health Fellows II Program currently has a Public Health Internship available for those currently enrolled in a Master’s program, or graduated within the past 12 months.

For more information about the GHFP (including other Fellowship opportunities) visit the webpage here.

You may view the current Internship opening, and apply here.

Volunteer (data entry & analysis)

Deadline: until filled

Youth Emergency Services, a local non-profit organization serving homeless and at-risk youth, is in need of a student volunteer (non-paid) to help enter and analyze data during the Fall 2015 and/or Spring 2016 semester.

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