Public Health Job Opportunities

NE Public Health Epidemiologist

Deadline: 12/10/15

UNL is seeking an Epidemiologist for several surveillance activities.

Description of work: Develop and implement a statewide arboviral and tickborne surveillance program to better enhance early detection of disease, produce prevention messages, and analyze and distribute data collected in the program. The person would also serve as a back-up staff for foodborne and influenza surveillance tasks. Continue reading “NE Public Health Epidemiologist”

Global Health Fellows Summer Internships

Application period: December 21, 2015-January 18, 2016


As a GHFP-II summer Intern, you will work alongside world-renowned global health experts at the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). GHFP-II Interns deliver high-level technical support for international projects in maternal and child health, family planning, HIV/AIDS, infectious diseases, and other technical areas. Interns have clear learning objectives and an effective evaluation method to maximize their experience. Through the Internship program, GHFP-II creates a pipeline for the next generation of global health professionals that is representative of American diversity. Continue reading “Global Health Fellows Summer Internships”

Disaster Internships with American Red Cross – NE/KS/SW Iowa Region

Deadline: until filled

The Nebraska/Kansas/SW Iowa Region of the American Red Cross’s Disaster Services has four paid internship opportunities within the NE/KS/SW Iowa Region starting January 2016. Two of the positions will be located in Omaha/Lincoln and two in Topeka. The interns will support preparedness and workforce engagement activities for the entire region with a focus on chapter capacity building. The hourly rate will be $12.00, 20 hours a week with a maximum length of internship of five months. For additional information or to apply, please click on the link below.

Omaha/Lincoln location: Job Posting

Senior Community Health Specialist

Deadline: until filled

Kaiser Permanente’s Colorado team is seeking to fill two Senior Community Health Specialists to implement community-focused initiatives designed to increase access to healthcare services in the community, and support the assessment, planning and implementation of additional community health strategies. Continue reading “Senior Community Health Specialist”

CDC/CSTE Applied Epi Fellowship–applications now open

Deadline: January 13,2016

CSTE, in collaboration with CDC, the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH), and the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), established the Applied Epidemiology Fellowship to train recent graduates in the expanding field of applied epidemiology. Continue reading “CDC/CSTE Applied Epi Fellowship–applications now open”