There are a number of jobs databases that are good starting places to look for employment opportunities. In addition to these resources, you should do your own research via web searches, LinkedIn, etc. If you are looking at a particular geographic area, it is also a good idea to look at the websites of schools of public health in the area; just as regional employers send us job positions directly, other schools of public health may post positions sent directly to them.
Public Health Jobs Databases
Public Health Employment Connection (PHEC), a comprehensive list of active public health jobs
View opportunities listed by the Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPH).
View opportunities listed by the American Public Health Association (APHA).
Public Health Jobs Worldwide has both domestic and international public health jobs.
Public Health Job opportunities in Nebraska (opportunities posted by the Public Health Association of Nebraska, PHAN)
The National Association of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO) Career Network
The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) Job Bank
Public Health Function-Specific Listings
Health Promotion: The Health Promotion Network HPCareer.Net
Statistics: The University of Florida’s Department of Statistics Jobs listing
Occupational and Agricultural Health: American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) Career Advantage listing
Health Policy: AcademyHealth’s Career Center
Health Administration: American College of Healthcare Executive (ACHE) Career Services, must be an ACHE member to search jobs
Non-profit Jobs Databases
Idealist.org is a good place to look for volunteer, internship and job opportunities with non-profit organizations across the country.
The Nonprofit Association of the Midlands Career Center has a number of positions that would be relevant to a public health skill set.
Academic Job Listings
General Jobs Search
Indeed.com is one of the best job search tools available, as it searches the web for you. Make sure to search for multiple keywords, as various industries and employers may use different words for positions of interest.
COPH Career Services receives job opportunities directly from a number of local, state and regional employers, which can be accessed online here. Archived lists of the opportunities which have been sent directly to students via email can be downloaded from below.
Message from the Director
Job Search Services
Public Health Fellowships
External Job Databases
- Public Health Job Opportunities
- Professional Development for COPH Students