Public Health Job Opportunities

Evaluation Consultant (PhD preferred)

Deadline: until filled

Heartland Family Service is searching for an Evaluation Consultant to support an evaluation of our multi-service approach. The Evaluation Consultant will partner with internal and external resources to oversee critical components of the evaluation study including evaluation design, assessment development, participant sampling, data collection, data analysis, and dissemination of study results. Continue reading “Evaluation Consultant (PhD preferred)”

Community Health Educator I

Deadline: 4/15/16

The Douglas County Health Department is seeking a Community Health Educator to plan, implement and evaluate health promotion activities; provide health training and health information; and collaborate with other organizations to improve the health status of the community. Continue reading “Community Health Educator I”

Nebraska Extension Food Demonstrator

Nebraska Extension in Douglas-Sarpy Counties is seeking a part-time temporary employee to conduct education food demonstrations at four identified Healthy Neighborhood Stores in Douglas County. This is a grant funded position that is part of an on-going community initiative. This position is 10 to 20 paid hours per week from April 1, 2016 to September 30, 2016. Responsibilities include: effectively communicating food and nutrition information with customers from diverse backgrounds in a friendly and professional manner; purchasing food and supplies; safely preparing and maintaining food; communicating with store owners and managers to establish a food demonstration schedule and discuss the foods/recipes being featured; collecting data and completing required paper work. Continue reading “Nebraska Extension Food Demonstrator”

Summer Field Internship

Applications due March 31st

The Midwestern Public Health Training Center will be offering four $1,500 stipends to support a field placement internship for students enrolled in an accredited MPH program.  Continue reading “Summer Field Internship”

Post-doctoral position in Tobacco Control

The Center for Tobacco Studies at the Rutgers University School of Public Health is excited to announce the availability of a post-doctoral position in tobacco control. Eligible candidates should have a doctoral degree in public health, behavioral science, health services research, sociology, anthropology, psychology, or a related discipline. Applicants should have excellent interpersonal skills and strong training in applied research. The primary responsibility of the post-doctoral fellow will be to assist in building active programs of research.  Continue reading “Post-doctoral position in Tobacco Control”