Public Health Job Opportunities

CODES Epidemiologist

The Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health division, is seeking a skilled, experienced Epidemiologist. This is a great opportunity to play a vital role in “Helping people live better lives!”

Location of position: 3rd Floor – NSOB in Lincoln

Work schedule: 8 am – 5pm

Examples of Work:

The position is responsible for developing, implementing, and managing of traffic injury and mortality surveillance, linking several complex data sets using specific case definitions and statistical analysis software to conduct studies involving all motor vehicle/traffic related morbidity and mortality. These data and studies are used by several internal and external partners to inform prevention efforts statewide as well as relied upon by federal entities such as National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and CDC to provide state level surveillance and inform traffic injury prevention activities.

Research Faculty Position in Injury Prevention Epidemiology

The University of Iowa, College of Public Health invites applications for a research-track faculty position in Occupational andEnvironmental Health.

Department of Occupational and Environmental Health

The Department offers a rich environment for collaborative research. Fifteen professors direct or participate in an array of extramurally funded research and outreach programs, including:

  • A CDC-funded Injury Prevention Research Center
  • A NIOSH-funded Center for Agricultural Safety and Health
  • A NIOSH-funded Education and Research Center
  • A NIOSH-funded Healthier Workforce Center of the Midwest
  • A NIEHS-funded Environmental Health Sciences Research Center
  • A NIEHS-funded Iowa Superfund Research Program
  • NIH, CDC, and other investigator-initiated research projects

Program Specialist (NE DHHS)

DHHS Division of Public Health, Lifespan Health Services Unit is looking for a Program Specialist to work with the Nebraska-Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (N-MIECHV) Program!

This program is a Child Abuse Prevention program that supports vulnerable families as they navigate pregnancy and raising their child.  N-MIECHV programs across the state implement evidence-based home visiting, and our team administers state-level program funding and guidance.

CDC’s Public Health Associate Program (PHAP) application open until Jan 28

The Public Health Associate Program (PHAP), a unique public health training program with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), will open its 2020 application period January 22–28. PHAP is seeking exceptional recent college graduates interested in public health careers.

PHAP is a two year, competitive, paid training program. Associates gain broad, hands-on experience working in public health programs in state, tribal, local, and territorial public health departments; nongovernmental organizations; public health institutes and associations; academic institutions; and CDC quarantine stations. Continue reading “CDC’s Public Health Associate Program (PHAP) application open until Jan 28”