Public Health Job Opportunities

Epidemiology Surveillance Coordinator

 

Deadline: 1/27/16

 

NE DHHS is seeking an Epi Surveillance Coordinator. This position will be required to develop and implement, coordinate, support, and strengthen a statewide VPD outbreak and case-based surveillance program to effectively meet the demands for timely, population-based surveillance information that will support the evaluation of vaccine impact and VPD prevention efforts and focus on enhancing surveillance and providing more representative data for nationally notifiable diseases. Continue reading “Epidemiology Surveillance Coordinator”

Prescription Drug Overdose Prevention Coordinator

Deadline: 1/26/16

Coordinate the activities of the Prescription Drug Overdose Prevention Grant for NE DHHS. This position is officially classified as a Community Health Educator Senior. Continue reading “Prescription Drug Overdose Prevention Coordinator”

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”

Supervisor, STD Control

Deadline: 1/15/16

The Douglas County Health Department is seeking a Supervisor for STD Control efforts. Incumbent works under the direction of a Division Chief or designee, and is accountable for the coordination and direction of the Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Control Section.  The incumbent leads staff in the STD Control Section in documenting and analyzing infection patterns while promoting education of individuals regarding communicable diseases and assisting affected individuals in locating appropriate resources and treatment.   Incumbent supervises activities of assigned staff and ensures adherence to applicable policies and procedures.    Perform other related duties as assigned.

View the full job description and instructions for applying in the document below.

Supervisor STD Control – Req #7668

ASPPH Fellowships now open

Deadlines: vary

Several ASPPH Fellowship opportunities are now open. There are multiple opportunities, all with deadlines in January and February. You can view them all here: http://www.aspph.org/study/fellowships-and-internships/

There are opportunities at both the master’s and doctoral levels. As a reminder, you can apply to more than one of the fellowship programs, and within each program you can select up to three positions of interest.

The personal statement is a key component of the application, so be sure to you work with Career Services to make that statement as strong as possible.