Public Health Job Opportunities

Health Sciences National Research Study Coordinator

The Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) Cooperative Studies Program (CSP) currently has a job opening at  the VA CSP Seattle Epidemiologic Research and Information Center (ERIC). The job opening is for a full-time Health Sciences National Research Study Coordinator for the Epidemiology, Immunology, and Clinical Characteristics of COVID-19 (EPIC3) study. 

Program Manager Health Systems


The DHHS Public Health Division is seeking a motivated and self-driven professional to manage and implement evidence based practices in the State of Nebraska as a Health Systems Change Manager.

Location of position: 301 Centennial Mall South, Lincoln, NE 68025

Work schedule: Mon-Fri 8 am to 5 pm


Examples of Work

Working with health systems or clinics serving disparate populations to assist them in implementing evidence based practices to increase cancer screening rates, and to increase hypertension control. This position is responsible for several key activities that integrate core components across funding sources: Health Systems Change, community clinical linkages, bi-directional referrals between community and primary care, and overseeing sub recipients receiving integrated funding awards. Will supervise staff working on core activities around community clinical linkages, and public health campaigns. Another essential responsibility will be collaborating with partners and bringing partners together to develop preventive screening pathways to care.

CODES Epidemiologist

The Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health division, is seeking a skilled, experienced Epidemiologist. This is a great opportunity to play a vital role in “Helping people live better lives!”

Location of position: 3rd Floor – NSOB in Lincoln

Work schedule: 8 am – 5pm

Examples of Work:

The position is responsible for developing, implementing, and managing of traffic injury and mortality surveillance, linking several complex data sets using specific case definitions and statistical analysis software to conduct studies involving all motor vehicle/traffic related morbidity and mortality. These data and studies are used by several internal and external partners to inform prevention efforts statewide as well as relied upon by federal entities such as National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and CDC to provide state level surveillance and inform traffic injury prevention activities.