Public Health Job Opportunities

Human Trafficking Training Coordinator

CHI Health is seeking a part time (.25 FTE, 10hrs/wk) coordinator for a 3yr grant funded program. This would be fantastic part time work for a student.

Job Summary / Purpose

The Human Trafficking (HT) Training Coordinator is part of an interdisciplinary team implementing a three- year, grant-funded training initiative to educate CHI Health staff on the signs that a patient may be a victim of human trafficking and how to respond appropriately. The HT Training Coordinator will liaise with members of the Forensic Nurse Examiner Program (FNEP), Healthy Communities team, security, emergency department clinical staff, and others, to schedule staff trainings, collect training evaluation data, provide monthly training completion reports, present updates at human trafficking task force meetings, submit documentation for continuing education units and other tasks, as assigned

Health Program Manager

Nebraska Health and Human Services System (NDHHS) Office of Health Disparities and Health Equity (OHDHE) is hiring a Health Program Manager for Congressional District Three to work on efforts related to reducing health disparities and advancing heath equity. The location of the position can be in various areas of Congressional District 3, based on space availability in office locations.

For more information, please visit the Public Health Webpage at the link below:

http://dhhs.ne.gov/pages/careers.aspx [dhhs.ne.gov], then click on DHHS Jobs.  In the search bar, enter Program Manager.

MCH Postdoctoral Fellow, USF

The University of South Florida College of Public Health’s Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health Education, Science, and Practice (CoE) is recruiting for two postdoctoral fellows to contribute to the center’s research and teaching needs in maternal and child health (MCH) and to become prepared for MCH faculty positions and MCH leadership positions at the national and state levels. 

These are two-year fellowships funded by the HRSA’s Maternal and Child Health Bureau, with particular foci on research pertaining to maternal/infant health, child/adolescent health, women’s health, sexual/reproductive health, family/community violence, and unintentional injury. There is specific interest in recruiting individuals from racially/ethnically diverse backgrounds in addition to other underrepresented minority backgrounds.

View the document for full position details, timeline and application instructions.

Presidential Management Fellows Program

Since 1977 the PMF Program has matched outstanding graduate students with exciting Federal opportunities.

This rigorous, two-year paid fellowship includes challenging assignments, developmental assignments, and networking opportunities. Finalists appointed as PMFs are hired by Federal Agencies to engage in solving domestic and/or international issues in a variety of fields, such as public policy, foreign policy, business administration, engineering, science, technology, public health, cybersecurity, and more.

The PMF Program seeks eligible graduate students every year who want to make a difference through public service. 

The selection process for the Presidential Management Fellows Program consists of the following:

  1. Application
  2. On-Line Assessment
  3. Finalist Selection
  4. Agency Placement as a Fellow

More information about application and selection is available on the PMF website, at www.pmf.gov

If you are interested in federal employment, you should consider this program (many fellows go on to secure a permanent position). Recent years have seen a number of public health related positions, and we expect to see even more this year.

The website has a lot of helpful information for applicants on the Become a PMF tab. This year the application will be open from September 30th – October 14th.