Public Health Job Opportunities

Project Coordinator/Faculty Assistant

The Center on Young Adult Health and Development (CYAHD), a part of the University of Maryland School of Public Health, is seeking an experienced full-time project coordinator for immediate hire. The candidate will coordinate the Woodlawn Study, a multi-year research project on long-term outcomes among a cohort of urban African Americans (see www.woodlawn.umd.edu). The candidate will also assist with activities for the Maryland Collaborative to Reduce College Drinking and Related Problems, an ongoing policy initiative engaged in helping college campuses throughout the state of Maryland to align their campus-based policies regarding alcohol use with evidence-based practices (see www.marylandcollaborative.org). Continue reading “Project Coordinator/Faculty Assistant”

Public Health, Assistant Program Director

he Public Health Department at Simmons College invites applications for a full-time, contract faculty position that will serve in the role of Assistant Program Director for Simmons’ Master of Public Health in Health Equity.  Responsibilities will include program development and management to support the MPH Program, along with some graduate teaching responsibilities.

The Public Health Department at Simmons is a unique, interdisciplinary program that supports a vibrant undergraduate BA and BS in Public Health, and a new, innovative, online MPH in Health Equity launched in October 2017.  The MPH in Health Equity offers a unique curriculum that prepares students to address the structural determinants of health.

This position will focus on supporting MPH program functions in collaboration with the Program Director, including admissions, marketing, and student support.  The position will also support the program’s accreditation process through the design and implementation of program evaluation methods and systems, development of key partnerships and initiatives, and contributions to the accreditation self-study report.  The position carries a proportional teaching load, offset by program development and management work. Teaching will support core MPH courses, including those associated with the Health Equity Change Project, the culminating applied practice and integrative learning experience.   Continue reading “Public Health, Assistant Program Director”

PROGRAM CONTINUOUS QUALITY IMPROVEMENT (CQI) SPECIALIST

Nebraska Children’s Home Society is seeking a CQI Specialist.

Job Summary:

Responsible for monitoring the home visitation program to fidelity, assisting in program evaluation and providing continuous quality improvement services to support successful outcomes for children & families. Continue reading “PROGRAM CONTINUOUS QUALITY IMPROVEMENT (CQI) SPECIALIST”

Assistant Professor in Community Health Education

TT Assistant Professor in Community Health Education at Western Washington University, in Bellingham, WA

About the University:

Western Washington University, with over 15,000 students in seven colleges and the graduate school, is nationally recognized for its educational programs, students and faculty. The campus is located in Bellingham, Washington, a coastal community of 83,000 overlooking Bellingham Bay, the San Juan Islands and the North Cascades Mountain range. The city lies 90 miles north of Seattle and 60 miles south of Vancouver, British Columbia. Western is the highest-ranking public, master’s-granting university in the Pacific Northwest, according to the 2017 U.S. News & World Report rankings. Continue reading “Assistant Professor in Community Health Education”