Public Health Job Opportunities

Graduate Research Assistant

Deadline: until filled

Dr. Ghada Soliman is seeking one or two Federal Work Study students to assist with an ongoing project including data analysis of nutrition and physical activity education project in public schools. Responsibilities include assisting with survey data entry and analysis, analysis of pedometer data and literature search and manuscripts preparation.

If interested, please view the job description below and contact Dr. Soliman directly.


Zika-related positions

TEPHINET is recruiting three consultants for Zika-related positions. Below, please find the links to the descriptions/application forms for each position. Please note that, in order to view and submit the application form on each page, you must be registered and logged into – if you view these links without logging in, you’ll see only the descriptions.


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Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Planner I/II

Deadline: until filled

Tri-County Health Department in Colorado is seeking a Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Planner I/II. Performs public health emergency preparedness and response work in the planning, design, and implementation of public health preparedness activities and programs, including conducting response and capacity assessments, training and exercise development, and program evaluation in the Denver Metro Area. Continue reading “Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Planner I/II”

Chronic Disease Self-Management Coordinator

Deadline: 8/24/16 (possibly extending to 8/31/16–check the link to confirm any updates)

NE DHHS’s Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Program is seeking a Chronic Disease Self-Management Coordinator to assist in planning, implementing, coordinating and evaluating the diabetes and chronic disease self-management activities for the Nebraska Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Program. Work is focused on increasing access, bi-directional referrals between community resources and health systems, and reimbursement for accredited/recognized Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) programs and Chronic Disease Self-Management programs. Continue reading “Chronic Disease Self-Management Coordinator”

Director – Research and Evaluation

Deadline: until filled

The United Way of the Midlands is seeking a Director of Research and Evaluation to be responsible for assuring the integrity of data usage, methodology employed, and measurement instruments researched or developed by the analytics department. She/he contributes statistical and research methods acumen for the purpose of determining opportunities, progress, and the impact of programming, interventions, and change initiatives. Continue reading “Director – Research and Evaluation”