Public Health Job Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities with RWJF Study of Emergency Dept. Patients

Deadline: Ongoing

Volunteer opportunities for a three-year project to assess and address the needs of the frequent users of Emergency Department. This project is funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. For more information, see the attached Flyer.

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Walk Audits with Metro Area Planning Agency

Deadline: April 2018

Volunteer with the Metro Area Planning Agency to conduct walk audits, as part of the City of Omaha’s 13th Street Walkability Study. The audits will be conducted on April 18th, April 20th, and April 27th. Volunteers will need to register for each event. See the flyers for more information. Continue reading “Walk Audits with Metro Area Planning Agency”

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.

Student Workers with UNMC, CoPH

Deadline: April 6th

Two student worker positions, 15-20 hours per week, up to 2 years. The successful candidate will participate in the assessment, recruitment, retention, and data collection efforts of research participants in a randomized controlled trial focusing on diabetes prevention. Continue reading “Student Workers with UNMC, CoPH”

Communications and Marketing Student Internship

Deadline: Until Filled

The Alzheimer’s Association is seeking an intern 10-30 hours per week. The internship program is designed to give participants firsthand experience in community engagement and relationship building, with special attention focused on efforts to increase concern and awareness about Alzheimer’s disease with the Communications and Marketing Department.  The Communications and Marketing Intern is responsible for assisting with tasks to support creative services, marketing/social media, media development and engagement and public relations efforts.

For more information, including how to apply, please review the position description- Communications and Marketing Internship Description.