Public Health Job Opportunities

Epidemiologist positions in Kansas

The Bureau of Health Promotion, within the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, is seeking masters-level or doctoral-level epidemiologists skilled in SAS programming and analysis to join an experienced team of chronic disease and injury epidemiologists. There are two open positions: one position in the area of injury prevention and control and the other in the area of chronic disease.

 

 

Job Req. #188024: http://admin.ks.gov/services/state-employment-center/job/job-postings?id=188024

Job Req. #188025: http://admin.ks.gov/services/state-employment-center/job/job-postings?id=188025

Post-Doctoral Fellow (Specializing in Cancer/Behavioral Epi & Analyses)

The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics in the College of Public Health at Temple University is seeking a post-doctoral fellow to specialize in behavioral aspects and related analyses of cancer prevention and control.

Candidates should be highly motivated with an interest in opportunities for publishing both methodological and applied research manuscripts as well as developing grant proposals with a goal toward becoming a successful independent researcher in cancer prevention and control. The successful candidate will have an active role in interdisciplinary studies in behavioral epidemiology; experience in cancer screening is preferred.

View the full job description and application instructions in the document below.

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NOTE: competitive candidates could be interviewed in Atlanta if they will be at the APHA Annual Meeting.

ORISE Biostatistics/Epi Fellow

There is a new ORISE opportunity with the U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine,  located at Wright-Patterson AFB OH.  USAFSAM is seeking candidates with a Master of Public Health in Epidemiology or Biostatistics.  The appointment is a twelve month research opportunity, there is the option to have the appointment renewed up to five years.   Continue reading “ORISE Biostatistics/Epi Fellow”

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program is accepting applications through October 15, 2017.  The Program will provide hands-on-experience in applying and managing big data, bioinformatics strategies and computational platforms.

 

Recent graduates or current students who will soon complete their degrees are encouraged to apply.  The fellowships offer a very competitive annual stipend, insurance and an annual travel allowance.

 

 

Please see below and visit the website (https://orise.orau.gov/nih/current-opportunities/index.html) for details. Continue reading “National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program”

Senior Outcomes Research Associate

Optum, in Rhode Island, is seeking a Senior Outcomes analyst. This would a be an opportunity most appropriate for a PhD graduate with strong quantitative skills and a fluency in SAS.

A former COPH faculty member, Dr. Asia Sikora Kessler currently works at Optum and is happy to answer questions to anyone interested (contact Career Services for contact info).

View the job description and apply online here.