Public Health Job Opportunities

Research Assistant

The Seattle Veterans Affairs Epidemiologic Research and Information Center (ERIC) is 1 of 5 epidemiologic research centers in the national VA Cooperative Studies Program.  Our expanding research portfolio includes studies addressing the physical and mental health of Veterans of all eras with a particular focus on those who served during the Vietnam and Iraq/Afghanistan eras.  We are looking for a Research Assistant to support the program.  Please see attached for job description.

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Please send a cover letter and resume to SeattleCSPEC@va.gov and indicate the position you are interested in and where you first saw the ad.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled; however, materials received by May 23rd, 2018 will be considered first.

 

For more information about the Seattle ERIC, please see seattle.eric.research.va.gov.

PH Practice Experience in Belize Central America

Deadline: Ongoing

Students interested in Global Health may consider opportunities with a small non-governmental organization in Belize Central America – Hillside Healthcare International. This opportunity may provide field experiences in the Toledo District of Southern Belize – the poorest region in the country.  Hillside has a well established portfolio of programs in public health and employs a full time MPH qualified Belizean public health director. For more information, review the Hillside Project Opportunities and contact Laura Vinson at laura.vinson@unmc.edu.

Internship & Volunteer Opportunities with Legal Aid of Nebraska

Deadline: Varied–For Summer 2018

Legal Aid of Nebraska has several internship and volunteer opportunities for summer throughout Nebraska. There are openings in Omaha, Lincoln, Grand Island and North Platte.  The internship is available through the Agricultural Worker Rights Program, which requires a proficiency in Spanish. The other opportunities are relevant to multiple areas, specific to social justice and poverty issues. A description of the corresponding opportunities may be found here.