Public Health Job Opportunities

ASPPH Fellowships

Since 1995, Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH) Fellowship Programs have contributed to efforts to build an effective public health workforce by placing public health graduate students in federal agency offices in the US and around the world. Under the guidance of mentors, participants experience first-hand how to apply public health theory and knowledge in practical settings. ASPPH fellows train in areas such as monitoring and surveillance, program management, research, evaluation, informatics, statistics, epidemiology, environmental health, and policy while making meaningful contributions to important public health programs.

GIS Support Technician

Incumbent works under the direction of the Douglas County Assessor/Register of Deeds, Manager of the Geographic Information System (GIS) department, or designee, performing GIS support functions involving the preparation and annual maintenance of a cadastral map system and analysis of legal descriptions.

Tobacco Study Student Worker

Dr. Dai is looking for a student to assist with tobacco studies. Students from any department of COPH can apply for this position. The student worker will get involved in multiple aspects of study planning and data collection. The work can be done remotely.

View the description in the document below, and contact Dr. Dai directly if interested.

Statistical Analyst II

Have you ever been told you make data fun? Is it important to you that your work help people and improve lives in a meaningful way? If this describes you, come join an innovative data and quality improvement team in a mission-driven culture for the purposes of collecting, analyzing, interpreting, and reporting data outcomes for a variety of audiences and purposes. The Division of Medicaid and Long Term Care is seeking a Statistical Analyst II who has experience with data management and quantitative analysis. This individual will share in the responsibility of completing various processes related to executing data projects which rely on statistical analyses and programming experience in SPSS, SAS, and SQL. This position has responsibility associated with collecting, verifying, organizing, and analyzing data; interpreting results; and evaluating outcomes in order to identify relationships and trends in data, in addition to understanding and accounting for factors which could impact statistical results.

NE DHHS Virtual Career Fair

You are invited to our Virtual Career Opportunity Event!

These are uncertain times, and now more than ever, Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is dedicated to bringing on new talent to support our mission of “Helping People Live Better Lives”.  Whether you are interested in learning more about DHHS or our job opportunities, we are inviting YOU to attend our Virtual Career Insights & Opportunity Event! 

This event will take place on: Thursday, December 3rd from 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM CST

Learn about our opportunities here before the event:

The hour-long event will leave you with the following information:

  • Information about Nebraska DHHS
  • How DHHS has served the citizens of Nebraska
  • Open opportunities and key take-aways about those roles
  • An opportunity for Q&A