Public Health Job Opportunities

CDC/CSTE Applied Epidemiology Fellowship

Deadline: January 13, 2017

The CDC/CSTE Applied Epidemiology Fellowship application is officially open. The goal of the Fellowship is to provide a high quality training experience and to secure long-term career placement for Fellows at the state or local level. Participating fellows will receive two years of on-the-job training at a state or local health agency under the guidance of an experienced mentor. The Fellowship’s mission is to meet the nation’s ongoing need for applied epidemiology workforce capacity in state and local health departments through a national fellowship-training program.

There truly is no better way to gain experience and further your Epi skills if you are interested in applied Epi, in a practice setting.

Access all of the program details and application online here.

If you decide to apply this year, please make sure to work closely with COPH Career Services on all of your application materials.

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.

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Health Educator

Deadline: 8/25/16

Sarpy/Cass Department of Health and Wellness is seeking a Health Educator to promote individual and population health by providing public health education, promotion, and behavior‐change initiatives in a variety of settings in Sarpy and Cass Counties. This position has full responsibility for planning, implementing, managing, evaluating, and reporting for ongoing and new projects.

View the full job description and instructions for applying here.

MCH Internship

The Division of Maternal and Child Health Workforce Development at HRSA’s Maternal and Child Health Bureau is initiating a ‘rolling’ internship recruitment process.

View the document below for more details and instructions.

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Although this is unpaid, this does offer unparalleled experience for students interested in MCH.

Chronic Disease Epidemiologist

Deadline: 8/1/16

 

The Department of Health and Human Services is seeking a Chronic Disease Epidemiologist to continue developing, implementing, and improving the Nebraska Chronic Disease Surveillance Systems.

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