Public Health Job Opportunities

Epidemiology Analyst (Ebola)

Deadline: until filled 

This Epidemiology Analyst will work with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health on Ebola efforts.

Through the collaborative efforts of the Los Angeles County (LAC) Department of Public Health’s (DPH) Acute Communicable Disease Control Program (ACDC), and the Public Health Emergency Preparedness (PHEP), Ebola Surveillance project, the purpose of the program is to improve surveillance for, and response to, Ebola and other public health threats by: 1) strengthening epidemiologic capacity; 2) updating plans and enhancing response capabilities; 3) improving database systems; 4) developing and implementing Ebola prevention and control strategies; and 5) enhancing DPH collaboration with internal and external partners. Continue Reading…

Syndromic Surveillance Informatician

Deadline: 5/1/15

The UNL Educational Psychology Department is seeking a Syndromic Surveillance Informatician to develop and implement Sentinel syndromic health based surveillance systems, develop partnerships to establish and maintain secure electronic exchange of health data between Syndromic Surveillance Detection Systems (SSDS) and licensed medical facilities, Continue Reading…

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.