Public Health Job Opportunities

Student Worker

A student worker is needed to assist in a project focused on early childhood development in Africa and Asia with Dr. Abbie Raikes.  Duties to include:

  • Preparation of manuscripts for publication;
  • Preparation of training materials to post on a new online community for training on child development in sub-Saharan Africa;
  • Work on literature reviews as needed;
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Experience in data management and analyses preferred; strong writing and communication skills required.

Estimated 10-15 hours a week, beginning as soon as possible and extending through the end of May, 2017.

Please send resume directly to Dr. Raikes.

Several positions with City Sprouts community garden

Want to be part of Omaha’s thriving movement for Food Justice? Interested in working in urban agriculture? If your answer is yes, we hope you’ll consider joining our team at City Sprouts! At City Sprouts you will be immersed in a dynamic and supportive work environment, where every day is a new adventure as we work to Sustain Communities through Gardening. Continue reading “Several positions with City Sprouts community garden”

Internship

Deadline: until filled

The Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health Department is seeking an intern. See the document below for details on the potential opportunities, and instructions for applying.

 

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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”