Public Health Job Opportunities

Positions with UnitedHealth Group in Iowa

Deadlines: vary

As a part of major Medicaid Modernization efforts in Iowa, the major healthcare systems are hiring for a number of positions, some of which may be of interest to public health graduates. There are positions related to data analysis, quality improvement, and care coordination and administration.

View all of the positions available here.

Note–you may also want to keep an eye on the other Iowa health systems, such as Amerigroup Iowa, Inc, AmeriHealth Caritas Iowa, Inc and WellCare of Iowa, Inc (all of which were awarded bids for the Medicaid Modernization efforts).

Health Data Coordinator I (part-time)

UNMC’s Rheumatology team (internal medicine) is seeking a part time Health Data Coordinator to be responsible for review and interpretation of data for entry into computerized databases and paper forms; assist with creation and maintenance of database organizational system for clinical research conducted by Rheumatology Investigators. Continue reading “Health Data Coordinator I (part-time)”

Positions w/National Network of Public Health Institutes

Deadlines: vary

The National Network of Public Health Institutes, and several of the individual health institutes have a number of positions currently available, ranging from early career to senior level, in New Orleans, Kansas, Wisconsin, DC and Atlanta. These are great, applied research opportunities.

View them all online here. 

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 “Fullbright Scholar in Cancer Clinical and Translational Research”