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.

STD Surveillance Fellowship

Deadline: until filled

A fellowship opportunity is currently available with the Surveillance and Special Studies Team (SSST) in the Surveillance and Data Management Branch (SDMB), Division of STD Prevention within the National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Continue Reading…

Summer Student Intern (paid w/USDA)

Deadline: February 20, 2015

The Omaha USDA office’s Policy Development Staff team is looking for a summer intern–this is a great opportunity to get paid experience and get your foot in the door with a federal agency! They are looking for individuals with a broad public health background (food safety and/or Epi is a plus). You need to be comfortable working with data as well.

View the job description at USAJobs.

Dr. James A. Ferguson Emerging Infectious Diseases Fellowship

Deadline: January 31, 2015

The Dr. James A. Ferguson Emerging Infectious Diseases Fellowship is a nine-week summer program for students currently enrolled full-time in a medical, dental, pharmacy, veterinary, or public health graduate program who are interested in learning more about the area of infectious diseases and health disparities.  Fellows may also gain clinical experience and develop leadership skills. Continue Reading…