Public Health Job Opportunities

Case Coordinator

Omaha Healthy Kids Alliance is seeking a full-time Case Coordinator.

Omaha Healthy Kids Alliance is a nonprofit organization that works to create a Healthy Home for every child. Our main goal is to bring awareness and education to families in the city about environmental hazards, green and Healthy Homes and lead poisoning. We believe that education is fundamental for empowering people and creating change. Continue reading “Case Coordinator”

Executive Director, Nebraska Coalition for Patient Safety (NCPS)

The Nebraska Coalition for Patient Safety (NCPS), an independent, nonprofit
(501c3) organization, created by LB361, is a voluntary membership
organization dedicated to improving patient safety in Nebraska hospitals.
NCPS is one of 85 federally designated Patient Safety Organizations in the
US. The Executive Director is responsible for the day to day operation and
implementation of the goals and objectives of NCPS in support of its mission
to continuously improve the safety and quality of healthcare delivery in the
region.

View the full job description and apply online here.

Senior Researcher

Deadline: until filled

HDR is seeking a Senior Researcher (would probably be a best fit either for a recent grad who had prior work experience, or for someone who has been out and working for a while. PhD is preferred.)

The Senior Researcher leads development and implementation of Research initiatives. This is a senior-level consulting role, and the candidate is expected to seek out and leverage opportunities to develop impactful research across HDR program areas. Specific responsibilities include working with internal and external clients (as well as more junior Research staff) to develop viable and significant research questions and hypotheses, to develop and delineate clear research designs and approaches, to guide junior staff in systematic literature searching and reviews and in writing research plans and protocols, to develop and validate data collection instruments as needed, and to oversee and participate in data collection and analysis processes. The Senior Researcher is expected to conduct advanced statistical analyses, including analyses of correlated/longitudinal data, and to be able to clearly summarize results and lead teams in writing reports and manuscripts. The Senior Researcher must work collaboratively with content experts in other Consulting groups and with project leaders on research initiatives. The candidate should be an articulate advocate for the value of research to clients, to the industry,  and within HDR. Continue reading “Senior Researcher”

Agricultural Center Assistant (FWS position)

CS-CASH is seeking two federal work study students to assist with a variety of community outreach projects, data collection and analysis, and more.

See the job description in the document below, and contact Ellen Duysen if you are interested.

CS-CASH Job Description

Student Worker

Deadline: 8/25/17

This student worker position is dedicated to assisting the Dean of the College of Public Health with research, writing, presentations, and speaking engagements throughout the year. Effective communication of public health data and information is critical to this role. This student worker will work closely with the Dean and will report to the Administrator for Evaluation and Program Coordination. Continue reading “Student Worker”