Public Health Job Opportunities

Biostatistician

The Cancer Prevention and Control Program in the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center is seeking a Master’s Biostatistician. The successful candidate will be knowledgeable in biostatistical methods, proficient with statistical programming packages, and possess excellent oral and written communication skills. Under general direction of a faculty biostatistician, this individual will design, conduct, analyze and interpret data from cancer research projects with a focus on large population studies and observational data. The individual will also prepare reports and collaborate on scientific papers and grant proposals. Continue reading “Biostatistician”

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”

Post-doctoral position in Tobacco Control

The Center for Tobacco Studies at the Rutgers University School of Public Health is excited to announce the availability of a post-doctoral position in tobacco control. Eligible candidates should have a doctoral degree in public health, behavioral science, health services research, sociology, anthropology, psychology, or a related discipline. Applicants should have excellent interpersonal skills and strong training in applied research. The primary responsibility of the post-doctoral fellow will be to assist in building active programs of research.  Continue reading “Post-doctoral position in Tobacco Control”

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.

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”