Public Health Job Opportunities

CDC Foundation Jobs

A number of new positions with the CDC Foundation have been posted:

CDC Foundation COVID Corps Workforce Staff

CDC Foundation COVID-19 Corps, State, Territorial, Tribal and Vaccine Workforce Initiative

Public Health Program Associate

The Evans Research (at Emory University) seeks a world free from violence. To contribute towards this goal the team focuses its research endeavors on public health and human rights violence prevention and response. Current research projects focus on intimate partner violence; femicide; child abuse and neglect; and the commercial sexual exploitation of children in both domestic and international settings. All team members must be self-motivated, passionate, able to work independently, detail oriented, and able to work efficiently to reach targets (weekly and monthly). This position is responsible for organizing, coordinating, and planning operational facets of our program and its related activities, which include, but are not limited to the following: establishing long-term operational objectives, researching factors that may influence the success of the program, and working with individuals or groups to research and document program requirements in order to provide appropriate input into the development of strategic plans and the implementation of programmatic activities. 

The employee will interface with research and administrative staff at Emory Rollins School of Public Health and with collaborating partners based at various locations throughout the world. May expand to other sites/countries, contingent upon funding. This position will develop work plans to accomplish program goals and objectives and monitor progress toward their achievement. 


The National Association of County and City Health Officials is seeking to fill a variety of positions, from Senior level to internships:

Chief of Programs and Services

Director of Research

Director of Preparedness

Senior Program Analyst, Environmental Health

Program Analyst, Medical Reserve Corps

Senior Specialist, Research and Evaluation

Project Manager, Injury and Violence Prevention

Senior Program Analyst, Performance Improvement

Communication Specialist, HIV, Viral Hepatitis

Sr Program Analyst, Refugee & Immigrant Health

Program Analyst, Refugee & Immigrant Health

Specialist, Research and Evaluation

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Program Supervisor, Creighton HS-MACA

Creighton University is seeking a Program Supervisor to supervise the coordination of the Community Oriented Primary Care (COPC) Grant along with Health Sciences – Multicultural & Community Affairs (HS-MACA) Pipeline Programs and Education Activities.  

Responsibilities for this role will include: 

  • Serve as COPC coordinator, prepare updates/annual reports, assist evaluation specialist with instruments, maintain database, plan and organize weekly Common Ground lunch program, assist with tutor training, recruit and monitor student researchers, serve as member of COPC scholarship committee.
  • Research new grant opportunities, assist with grant writing activities, assist with grant budgeting activities.
  • Supervise Pipeline Programs, manage data, assist with planning departmental events. Assist with education activities (electives) and CHA Training.
  • Develop newsletters on a quarterly basis.

Immunization Program Epidemiologist

The Kansas Dept of Health and Environment is seeking an Immunization Program Epidemiologist. (will be supervised by a COPH Alumnae, and may be hybrid of in office and telework)

Position Summary  

The position (K0242725) will conduct analyses of immunization data and assist in enhancing data quality in Kansas’ immunization information system. The specific duties of this position include:

•Design surveys, utilize and manipulate multiple data sources, and conduct analyses of COVID-19 vaccine and other vaccine data.

•Evaluate Kansas’ immunization information system (WebIZ) to enhance reporting and data quality to use as a source for immunization data.

•Assist in generating new data topics for display on COVID-19 vaccine dashboard and upload data to dashboard. Assist in creation of dashboard/data upload for other immunization data.

•Prepare reports of immunization data in both written and oral formats for internal and external partners.

•Provide technical assistance to local health departments and providers on immunization data as it relates to reporting issues of vaccine distribution and administration when needed.

•Serve as a liaison for the Bureau of Epidemiology and Public Health Informatics and the Bureau of Disease Control and Prevention (BDCP), and nationally the CDC and other external agencies on issues related to immunizations and WebIZ data quality.  May provide epidemiologic support to other BDCP programs.


  • Education:  
    • MPH/MS degree
  • Licensing & Certification:  
    • Valid Driver’s License – Incumbent is required to have and maintain a valid driver’s license when operating a state vehicle, a private vehicle, or a rental vehicle for the benefit of the State.
  • Minimum Qualifications:  
    • MPH/MS degree + knowledge of epidemiology
  • Preferred Qualifications:  
    • Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access
    • Proofreading, editing, attention to detail
    • SAS, Epi-Info, SPSS, or other statistical packages
    • Ability to establish and maintain relationships with colleagues and outside partners
    • Ability to communicate effectively with others
    • Ability to conduct comprehensive analyses on immunization data
    • Ability to apply computers for the manipulation, analysis, and management of epidemiological data
    • MPH/MS degree and two or more years of independent work as an applied epidemiologist.
    • Knowledge of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) immunization schedules and familiarity of state immunization registries.
  • Hourly Pay Range: $23.31-$27.61

* Salary can vary depending upon education, experience, or qualifications.

  • Job Posting Closes:  July 05, 2021

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