Public Health Job Opportunities

Intern, Disaster Services

Deadline: for Spring semester, with possibility of extension

The American Red Cross is seeking an Intern, Disaster Services. This is a Paid Internship where candidates must be enrolled in a degree program at the time of the internship.  The opportunity is based in Omaha, NE.

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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”

Disaster Internships with American Red Cross – NE/KS/SW Iowa Region

Deadline: until filled

The Nebraska/Kansas/SW Iowa Region of the American Red Cross’s Disaster Services has four paid internship opportunities within the NE/KS/SW Iowa Region starting January 2016. Two of the positions will be located in Omaha/Lincoln and two in Topeka. The interns will support preparedness and workforce engagement activities for the entire region with a focus on chapter capacity building. The hourly rate will be $12.00, 20 hours a week with a maximum length of internship of five months. For additional information or to apply, please click on the link below.

Omaha/Lincoln location: Job Posting

Global Health Fellows Program

Deadline: 9/11/15

Global Health Fellows Program

Technical Advisor I/II: Public Health and Humanitarian Assistance Advisor

Technical Assistance Group, Office of US Foreign Disaster Assistance, Bureau for Democracy, Conflict, and Humanitarian Assistance, United States Agency for International Development 

Location: Washington, DC

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Epidemiology Foodborne Surveillance Response Coordinator

Deadline: July 20, 2015

UNL is seeking an Epidemiology Foodborne Surveillance Response Coordinator to design, implement, integrate, and administrator complex statewide epidemiology surveillance systems and/or design, develop, implement, and conduct complex epidemiological studies involving chronic or acute diseases, infections, or injuries. Provide epidemiological leadership and direction in preparation for all response to disease and/or infection outbreaks. Coordinates with state medical epidemiologists in the investigation of threats of bioterrorism and outbreaks. Continue reading “Epidemiology Foodborne Surveillance Response Coordinator”