Public Health Job Opportunities

Community Health Educator–Senior

Deadline: September 11, 2014

NE DHHS is seeking a Community Health Educator, who will serve under the administrative direction of the Program Manager for the Tobacco Free Nebraska (TFN program within the Division of Public Health, Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (NDHHS). The position works cooperatively within the TFN team to achieve tobacco goals/objectives for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Office of Smoking and Health grant. Continue Reading…

Director, Nebraska Cancer Coalition

Deadline: July 1, 2014

The Nebraska Cancer Coalition (NC2), a non­profit statewide community cancer collaborative of
300 partners, is seeking to contract with a highly responsible individual with strong
organizational, analytical and creative skills. The Coalition Director is a unique part time (10
hours/week) contracted position requiring a passion for public health and cancer prevention and
control. The successful candidate must be able to effectively balance multiple projects as a

Continue Reading…

Fullbright Scholar in Cancer Clinical and Translational Research

Deadline: August 1, 2014

The competition for Fullbright Scholars for the 2015-2016 academic year launched in February, and this year Belgium is offering a Postdoctoral-Junior Research Award in Cancer Clinical and Translational Research.¬†This opportunity is open to early-career academics and appropriately qualified professionals outside of academia, including but not limited to economists interested in health technology assessment, epidemiologists, bioinformaticians, physicians, statisticians, and molecular biologists with a specialization in genomics. A PhD is not required, and while some knowledge of French/Dutch would be useful, English is sufficient. Continue Reading…

CDC Public Health Associate Program (PHAP)

Application Period: February 3-7

The Public Health Associate Program (PHAP) is a competitive, two-year, paid Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) fellowship. Each PHAP associate is assigned to a state, tribal, local, or territorial public health agency and works alongside public health professionals. Continue Reading…