Career Opportunities

Colorado Health Institute: Policy Analyst

  • Thursday, 25 September 2014
  • Posted By: lellis
Skills and Qualifications Ability to analyze various health-related public policy initiatives. Engagement with and awareness of health policy trends and issues. A high level of self-motivation, self-direction and intellectual curiosity. Exceptional written communication skills, including the ability to translate complex ideas into clear, easy-to-understand concepts. Public speaking and presentation skills, including experience presenting complicated subject matter to non-expert audiences. A demonstrated capacity to collect and analyze quantitative and qualitative data and synthesize technical information for broader audiences. Ability to work collaboratively with researchers, public officials, and diverse stakeholders. Engage in multiple complex research projects simultaneously. Ability to present findings clearly and creatively across a variety of platforms, including publications,…

National Network of Public Health Institutes: Director of Research and Evaluation

  • Tuesday, 16 September 2014
  • Posted By: kdabdoub
Position Summary:NNPHI is seeking an experienced and entrepreneurial professional to serve as its first Director of Research and Evaluation. The Director will collaborate with staff and leaders throughout the network to develop and advance a research agenda that aligns with the organization’s mission. The successful candidate will cultivate and sustain resources to achieve the research and evaluation priorities of the network. Additionally, the Director will be responsible for assuring scientific integrity, rigor, and quality of all research and evaluation activities sponsored by NNPHI. This position will be based in either NNPHI’s New Orleans or Washington, DC offices. Applicants should indicate…

National Network of Public Health Institutes: Intern for Bridging Public Health and School-Based Health Environs (Paid Position)

  • Tuesday, 16 September 2014
  • Posted By: kdabdoub
  Internship Summary: The National Prevention Council identifies important roles for early learning centers, schools, colleges and universities in advancing youth and adolescent health. Under the supervision of the Vice President, the MPH Intern will gain experience in the development of written articles, program concepts, and proposal ideas to advance the network’s capacity to improve youth and adolescent health. NNPHI and its member institutes have recognized the importance of facilitating long-term, sustainable collaboration between public health and school health to improve the health of entire communities. NNPHI seeks a graduate-level Public Health candidate to support NNPHI and member institutes in this program…

National Network of Public Health Institutes: Communications Strategist

  • Tuesday, 16 September 2014
  • Posted By: erichardson
Position Summary: The National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI) is seeking an experienced Communications Strategist to collaborate with NNPHI staff, member public health institutes, and funders to assure timely planning, development, production and dissemination of communications activities and products. In this capacity, the Communications Strategist will develop guidelines, collaborative processes and timelines to support the creation and dissemination of communications plans and products. The communications products will include, but are not limited to: website pages, topical newsletters, press releases, brochures, one-pagers, conference programs, editorials, topical briefs, white papers, webinars, storyboards, presentations, social media updates, and annual reports. The Communications Strategist…

Health Impact Project: Director

  • Tuesday, 16 September 2014
  • Posted By: kdabdoub
The Health Impact Project, a collaboration of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and The Pew Charitable Trusts, is a national initiative designed to promote and support the use of health impact assessments (HIAs) as a decision-making tool. The project works with government agencies and policymakers to help them implement HIAs; partners with foundations to fund HIAs; provides training and technical assistance; conducts research and policy analysis to support the field; and convenes the National HIA Meeting. The project also partners with foundations to guide and support regional HIA initiatives and collaborates with government agencies and nonprofits around the United States…

University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute: Assistant Director, County Health Rankings

  • Tuesday, 12 August 2014
  • Posted By: lellis
Position Summary: This position will focus on developing tools for community health assessment and surveillance, conducting qualitative research to understand how communities are using the County Health Rankings, and identifying opportunities to further assist communities in locating and using data to drive their community health improvement efforts. The successful applicant will have a strong interest in population health and place-based work.  For more information, visit University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute's website. Click here to access full job description.  Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in relevant discipline required.  Minimum of 2 years of…

Health Policy Institute of Ohio: Health Data and Policy Analyst

  • Wednesday, 30 July 2014
  • Posted By: lellis
Position Summary:The Health Policy Institute of Ohio, a Columbus-based nonprofit organization, seeks afull-time health data and policy analyst. More information about HPIO can be found at http://www.healthpolicyohio.org/. Minimum Qualifications: Experience with health data, policy, research, analysis, and project management Excellent writing skills, including an ability to identify and review data and material from a number of sources, then synthesize and summarize that information in a succinct, compelling manner Well-developed verbal communication and interpersonal skills Proficiency in the use of technology and PC applications, especially Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook) Experience working well with a team Strong multi-tasking ability and attention to detail Prior experience with SPSS, SAS, or other statistical…

Association of State and Territorial Health Officials: Senior Director, Environmental Health

  • Tuesday, 29 July 2014
  • Posted By: lellis
Position Summary:The Senior Director for Environmental Health reports to the Chief Program Officer for Public Health Practice and assists the members, the ASTHO Executive and Senior Management Teams and designated partners in safeguarding the community from health threats which are environmental in nature.  This leadership position requires the Senior Director to understand essential environmental health programs in state health agencies and the role these programs play in protecting the public’s health. Minimum Qualifications: Masters degree in public health, environmental health or public policy is preferred. Five years prior related experience. Knowledge of and experience with environmental health policy and practice issues, preferably at the…

National Network of Public Health Institutes: Intern for Bridging Public Health and Health Care (Paid Position)

  • Tuesday, 15 July 2014
  • Posted By: kdabdoub
Position Summary: Implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act has stimulated transformations within the health care system; and, has also served as an impetus for further exploring the concept of bridging the public health and health care sectors as a mechanism for improving population health. NNPHI and its member institutes have recognized the importance of facilitating long-term, sustainable collaboration between public health and health care to improve the health of the community. NNPHI seeks a graduate-level Public Health candidate to support NNPHI and member institutes in this program area. Under the supervision of the Chief Strategy Officer, the MPH…

Louisiana Public Health Institute: Several Positions Available

  • Wednesday, 12 December 2012
  • Posted By: kdabdoub
Please visit Louisiana Public Health Institute’s website http://lphi.org/home2/section/2-119/career-opportunities to view available career opportunities and for information on how to apply.   
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