Public Health Job Opportunities

Research Associate

Deadline: Aug 31, 2016

The Healthcare Delivery Research Program (HDRP) within the Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS) of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) is recruiting qualified candidates for a Research Associate (RA) position.  This is a full-time contractor position with the Healthcare Assessment Research Branch (HARB) and will provide an exciting and unique opportunity to work with leaders in the field. Continue reading “Research Associate”

Student Research Assistant (FWS)

Dr. Watanabe-Galloway is seeking a federal work study student for 10hrs/wk, to begin in August, and assist with data entry and analysis for a behavior health project. View the job description below.

Work study Position Epidemiology SWG

If interested, please send Dr. Watanabe-Galloway your resumé and two writing samples. The resumé should include the public health courses completed to show that the required Epi, Biostats, SAS courses have been completed (an unofficial transcript is also acceptable for this documentation, if that is easier).  Writing samples, should be two course papers, from two different courses.

NOTE: must be eligible for Federal Work Study to apply. If unsure of your eligibility, please contact UNMC Financial Aid.

Research & Certification Assistant (FWS)

The Association of HealthCare Emergency Preparedness Professionals (AHEPP) is seeking a federal work study student for the coming academic year. See the job description below.

AHEPP FWS 2017 Description

If interested, please submit resumé and cover letter via email or email to:

Kristine Sanger, Associate Director

Association of Healthcare Emergency Preparedness Professionals

984320 Nebraska Medical Center

Omaha, NE 68198-4320


NOTE: must be eligible for Federal Work Study to apply. If unsure of your eligibility, please communicate with UNMC Financial Aid.

Director of Training and Technical Assistance

Deadline: until filled

The Health Center Association of Nebraska (HCAN) is seeking a Director of Training and Technical Assistance, who will be primarily responsible for developing and implementing initiatives to strengthen and expand the health center network in Nebraska by assessing the training needs of Nebraska’s Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) and Health Center Look-Alikes; developing innovative training and technical assistance opportunities and initiatives to meet those needs; managing HCAN staff and contractors providing these services; and evaluating agency performance in meeting training and technical assistance goals.  The  Director of Training & Technical Assistance will represent HCAN in state, federal and regional partnerships; work with leadership at the health centers to support quality improvement in the areas of clinical performance, health outcomes, finance, operations and workforce development; and direct grants and contracts in support of HCAN’s training goals and objectives.  This position reports to the CEO. Continue reading “Director of Training and Technical Assistance”

Program Coordinator

Marin County, CA is seeking a Green & Health Homes Initiative Coordinator. The Green & Healthy Homes Initiative™ (GHHI) was established with support from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 30 philanthropic foundations and 12 pilot cities in 2008 to advance the work of lead poisoning prevention and Healthy Homes in a more comprehensive, sustainable and cost-effective manner.  Continue reading “Program Coordinator”