Public Health Job Opportunities

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.


Graduate Laboratory Assistant

Deadline: until filled

Dr. Ghada Soliman is seeking a Federal Work Study student to assist in her lab.

Duties include assisting in a basic science laboratory, preparing solutions and performing procedures following set protocols. Responsibilities include assisting with biochemical and molecular biology techniques including Western Blot, cell proliferation assays, Immunohistochemistry, flow cytometry, Immunofluorescence and Confocal Microscopy, PCR and DNA analysis.

MUST be eligible for Federal Work Study (if unsure, please contact UNMC Financial Aid).

If interested, view the job description below, and contact Dr. Soliman directly.


Health Policy & Research Analysts

Are you looking for the opportunity to use your research and data analysis skills to impact policy and improve health? Are you an experienced health policy analyst who wants to inform current policy debates by communicating findings to a broad audience?

The Kansas Health Institute (KHI) seeks to grow its team of analysts who do exactly that. Whether you are a health policy analyst or a qualitative or quantitative researcher with experience in health, you could be part of a team participating in a wide range of projects that fulfill KHI’s mission to improve the health of all Kansans by supporting effective policymaking, engaging at the state and community levels, and providing nonpartisan, actionable and evidence-based information. Continue reading “Health Policy & Research Analysts”

Postdoctoral and Predoctoral Fellowships

Deadline: December 31, 2016

The Alcohol Research Group (ARG) located in Emeryville, California, in association with the School of Public Health at the University of California, Berkeley, is currently accepting applications for two-year Postdoctoral and Predoctoral Fellowships.  Fellowships are sponsored by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) for research training in the study of alcohol and drug use and problems, and are oriented toward the pursuit of basic and applied social and epidemiological research. Continue reading “Postdoctoral and Predoctoral Fellowships”

Health & Safety Professional 1 – Environmental Health & Safety

The University of Cincinnati is a premier, public, urban research university; ranked as one of America’s top 26 public research universities by the National Science Foundation.  U.S. News has ranked UC in the Top Tier of America’s Best Colleges.  The Chronicle of Higher Education calls UC a “research heavyweight”. Forbes, Delta Sky and Travel + Leisure magazines have named UC one of the most beautiful campuses. #HottestCollegeinAmerica.  UC is one of the largest employers in the Cincinnati region, employing over 15,000 full time and part time faculty, staff, and student workers.  The Office of Environmental Health and Safety is looking for a Health and Safety Professional 1.  This position will report to the Director of Environmental Health & Safety and will support the University’s mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff, and all our activities. Continue reading “Health & Safety Professional 1 – Environmental Health & Safety”