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.

MCH Epi II position

Deadline: October 28, 2016

The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) is seeking a full-time (40 hours per week) Epidemiologist at the Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Bureau. This position is responsible for the surveillance, investigation, and evaluation of MCH program data and related issues for the Maternal and Child Health Bureau. Duties include maintaining and analyzing comprehensive MCH datasets in order to assist with the planning, implementation, and evaluation of programs to improve maternal and child health in Maryland. Continue reading “MCH Epi II position”

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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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 www.tephinet.org – if you view these links without logging in, you’ll see only the descriptions.

Epidemiologist: http://tephinet.org/content/epidemiologist

Public Health Advisor: http://tephinet.org/content/public-health-advisor

Birth Defects Specialist: http://tephinet.org/content/birth-defects-specialist

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.