Public Health Job Opportunities

National Biosafety & Biocontainment Training Program (NBBTP) Call for Fellowships

Deadline: July 6, 2015 

The NBBTP is a partnership between the Division of Occupational Health and Safety (DOHS) and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) at the National Institutes of Health. This is a rare opportunity for individuals seeking work in high containment facilities to receive professional training in biosafety and biocontainment at one of the foremost biomedical research centers in the world. Continue Reading…

Various Federal Fellowships

Deadlines: vary

There are a number of new Fellowship opportunities at the CDC and other federal agencies, being administered via ORAU. Some of the fellowships are for current students for this summer, and others are for recent (within the past 5yrs) graduates.

Take a look at all of the current opportunities here. These would be a great way to get your foot in the door at a federal agency.

Temporary Health Surveillance Specialist

Deadline: until filled 

NE DHHS is seeking a temporary Health Surveillance Specialist to work with the Occupational Safety and Health Surveillance Program and Office of Epidemiology. The Surveillance Specialist will: Conduct investigation and interviews of Nebraska residents with reported cases of occupational and environmental-related illnesses, injuries, and poisonings. Conduct data collection, and database management for public health surveillance systems. Assist in the generation and analysis of health indicators. Prepare annual reports, factsheets, summaries of data sets, and presentations on occupational and environmental health issues. Continue Reading…