Public Health Job Opportunities

Mirzayan Science and Technology Policy Graduate Fellowship

Deadline: September 9, 2015 

The Mirzayan Fellowship offers graduate students the opportunity to spend 12 weeks at the Academies learning about science and technology policy. All of the application materials must be submitted by September 9, 2015. The session will last from January 19 – April 9, 2016, and each Fellow will receive a stipend of $8500.

View more information in the flyer below, and at the program website.

Mirzayan Fellowship Program

Student Worker: Mental Health and Community Outreach

Deadline: until filled

The Center for Reducing Health Disparities at COPH is seeking a student worker to assist with a Collective Impact Project focused on mental health in Omaha’s African American community. Ideally this will be a work study position, but because the right fit is so critical for this community-based work, a non-work study student may be considered.  Continue reading “Student Worker: Mental Health and Community Outreach”

Community Health Educator I

Deadline: 7/6/15

The Douglas County Health Department is seeking a Community Health Educator I who, under the direction of the Supervisor, Community Health Education, or designee the incumbent plans, implements and evaluates health promotion activities; provides health training and health information; and collaborates with other organizations to improve the health status of the community.  Continue reading “Community Health Educator I”

Public Health Nurse

Deadline: 5/28/15

Douglas County Health Department is seeking a Public Health Nurse. Under the direction of the assigned Supervisor, or designee, provide Public Health Nursing (PHN) services in a variety of community, office, and clinic locations as assigned by supervisor. PHN services are directed at assessing individual and community health status, identifying current or potential health risks and conditions, planning and implementing appropriate individual or community level interventions to improve health status and to control and prevent illness. The incumbent performs duties in strict adherence to established policies, procedures, and regulations. Continue reading “Public Health Nurse”