Public Health Job Opportunities

Program Coordinator–School Readiness Program (Ready in 5)

At Heartland Family Service, we are committed to building a culture that is trauma informed and values and celebrates diversity and inclusion. We believe this allows for better service delivery and innovation, as it encourages our employees to bring various experiences and uniqueness to the workplace.  Continue reading “Program Coordinator–School Readiness Program (Ready in 5)”

Chronic Disease Epidemiologist

Deadline: 8/1/16


The Department of Health and Human Services is seeking a Chronic Disease Epidemiologist to continue developing, implementing, and improving the Nebraska Chronic Disease Surveillance Systems.

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Health Systems Interventions Coordinator

Deadline: 7/19/16

The Health Systems Interventions Coordinator serves under the administrative direction of the Program Manager for Health Systems and Disease Management in the Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Program within the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (NDHHS), and works cooperatively under the components of “State and Local Public Health Actions to Prevent Diabetes, Heart Disease, Obesity and Associated Risk Factors and Promote School Health” grants from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. Overnight and/or day travel is required in this position. Continue reading “Health Systems Interventions Coordinator”

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.