Public Health Job Opportunities

Epi Department Summer Positions

The Epi Department has a number of summer positions available (TA, GA and other for both MPH and PhD students). Please see the descriptions in the document attached below. Review the requirements for each position, and if you are interested in applying, send the indicated information to the corresponding faculty member.

The deadline to apply is May 26th, although applicants will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

EpiStudentPositions2018Summer

Research Project Coordinator

Provide project management for an NCCN/Pfizer Clinical Pathway for Breast Cancer. Serve as the liaison with participating sites and personnel, manage data collection, maintain records, coordinate purchases, collaborate with participating cancer centers and establish positive relationships with all parties involved in the project. Prepare regulatory documents and oversee all required reporting, regulations and processes.

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Clinical Study Coordinator

The Clinical/Translational Study Coordinator is responsible for the organization, implementation and administration of clinical/translational research for the Department of Neurological Sciences. Provides coordination of research activities while planning, organizing and executing related daily clinical research activities (e.g. coordinator would: help evaluate research protocols for feasibility, help organize research team working on research project, lead and assist in subject recruitment, know all details of study protocol and implements study procedures as specified, coordinate subject study visits, enter any required information into Nebraska Medicine EMR, participate in data collection and completion of clinical IRB and study related research documents, including electronic data entry, assist in tracking all study visits, which may include assisting in IRB continuing renewal applications and assisting in the tracking and reconciling of research study budgets). Complies with all regulations regarding studies that involve human research participants.

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Health Data Coordinator II Lead

This individual is responsible for managing the Nebraska Lymphoma Study Group (NLSG) in an efficient and effective manner – overseeing its operations which include: site recruitment and contracts, regulatory compliance, the patient consent process, protocols and database development, clinical data collection, tissue procurement and tissue banking. The coalescence and harmony of these are foundational to the primary conduct of the position which is research project facilitation – resulting in the creation of specialized datasets and performing basic statistics for analytical reporting. The scope of the NLSG involves multi-institutional and multi-disciplinary coordination with regional, national and international collaborators leading to academic presentations and peer-reviewed publications.

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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.