Job Listings

Job Opening-Policy Advisor with the Office of Governor Tony Evers 
Applications due April 2nd, 2021. Click here for more information.

Job Opening-Epidemiologist with the US Government Environmental Protection Agency
Applications due March 31st, 2021. Positions open in Washington DC and Cincinnati, OH. Click here for more information.

Communications Internship Opportunity with Wisconsin Environmental Public Health Tracking Program
The Wisconsin Environmental Public Health Tracking Program is excited to announce an opening for a communications intern! We are seeking applicants with some experience (either through coursework in an undergraduate or master’s degree program or through formal work experience) in health education or life sciences communication. We are looking for an independent, self-starter to help us with our communication and health education projects. This person would be responsible for helping to develop fact sheets, ideas for taking action with Tracking data, success stories, video surveillance briefs, and social media messages. A few more details:

  • WI Address. State law requires that a Limited Term Employment (LTE) position must have a Wisconsin address for the duration of the appointment.
  • Timing. We are looking for interns to start June 2021 and continue into October of 2021. We can be flexible on the start and end dates.
  • Part-time or Full-time. We would accept a part-time or full-time intern (work time ranging from 10 to 40 hours per week). Working hours during the day are flexible.
  • Payment. This is a paid internship, at $14-18/hour based on experience.
  • Capstone. We welcome students who would want to use this experience as part of their capstone project or program requirements.
  • Remote Work. Due to the current pandemic, work would be performed remotely until it is safe to return to the office at 1 West Wilson Street, Madison WI.

Interested students can apply for the internship using the Tracking Internship Application Form, which is here. Students should send the application form and a resume to by March 1, 2021 to be considered for the internship.
For more information see here.

Wisconsin Alcohol Policy Project Coordinator
Applications due Feb 14.
For more information see here.

APHA ATOD Fellowship
For more information see here.

Health Sciences Faculty Recruitment Opportunity – McMaster University
For more information see here.

Social Science Faculty Recruitment Opportunity – McMaster University
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Job Opening — Associate with Wynne Health Group
For more information see here.

Job Opportunity at Johns Hopkins University
We believe that some of your graduate students and alumni may be interested in the opportunity to join our team at Johns Hopkins University situated within our School of Medicine, Bloomberg School of Public Health, and the School of Nursing.

The Epidemiology Research Group in Organ Transplantation (ERGOT) at Johns Hopkins University is the largest and most prolific group of its kind, specializing in organ transplantation research and policy. We are looking to hire dedicated data analysts to lead qualitative and quantitative research initiatives. This role entails data analysis (e.g. coding of transcripts, analyzing datasets), providing guidance to faculty and staff on research methods and analysis, participating in research design to develop analytical plans, and presenting/publishing research findings. Our data analysts work closely the Principal Investigators and Research Program Coordinators/Assistants.

We use advanced statistical methods and large database analysis to study outcomes, disparities and allocation policies in solid organ transplantation. Our interdisciplinary faculty are leaders in the field of transplantation who provide expertise and scientific leadership in healthcare areas including epidemiology, surgery, nephrology, pediatrics, infectious disease, health disparities, economics, health behavior, geriatrics, policy, and ethics. ERGOT faculty and trainees have lobbied on Capitol Hill and have worked on numerous congressional bills. We’ve changed laws to allow for kidney paired donation and to allow for HIV-to-HIV transplants. We pioneer transplant innovation, technology, and scientific inquiry leading to advancements in the field for patients, providers, and the public.

If you have any interested candidates to refer, please have them send their CV to and copy

Project Evaluator, Eau Claire City-County Health Department
For more information see here.

AbbVie Global Epidemiology PhD Data Analyst/Post-Doc Research Fellow
This employer is looking for an advanced, soon-to-be graduating, or recently graduated doctoral student to join their team for 2021 as a data analyst (if current student) or post-doc research fellow (if graduated or graduating soon). The paid position will begin as soon as possible and conclude at the end of the year. This is for advanced PhD students or recent PhD grads from an Epidemiology program.
For more information see here.

Data Scientist – Programmer Analyst
Data Scientist/Programmer Analyst Position in the School of Medicine and Public Health at UW-Madison.
For more information see here.

Ohio State University Tenure Track Epidemiology Position
The Epidemiology Division of the Ohio State University College of Public Health is currently searching for an epidemiologist (tenure track assistant/associate) with research interests in disparities in health related to racism. This announcement is for pre-doctoral candidates (expected to graduate in 2021) and postdocs. Any questions can be directed to
For more information see here.

Call for Postdoctoral Fellows (Health Policy Research)
Attached is a call for postdoctoral fellows in pharmaceutical law and health services research in the Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics at Harvard Medical School/Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Applications are invited from researchers with doctoral degrees (J.D., M.D., Ph.D., Pharm.D., or equivalent) or who will complete such training by July 2020.
For more information see here.

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Search: Environmental Health and Justice
The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the interdisciplinary Department of Public Health.
For more information see here.
To apply, see here.

State Health Officer/Administrator of the Division of Public Health
Wisconsin is hiring a new State Health Officer/Administrator of the Division of Public Health. Please note that this is an executive leadership position.
For more information, see here.

Science-Policy Fellow position with the UW-Madison Aquatic Sciences Center and the Wisconsin Department of Health Services
Postdoctoral and post-master’s candidates interested in tackling science and policy challenges related to climate change, water resources, flooding adaptation, social science, urban planning, or preparedness and mitigation in Wisconsin and the Great Lakes region are sought for the Wisconsin Sea Grant College Program. For more more information and to apply, see the position description here.

Summer 2021 Internship at Berkeley Research Group
Berkeley Research Group, LLC (BRG) is hiring a Summer Associate position – a temporary position as a member of our consulting staff (note this is a paid position). This will include 8 weeks working as an entry level staff member, and this position offers further advancement opportunities within a rapidly growing expert services and consulting firm.
For more information, see here.

Environmental Health and Justice Tenure-Track Assistant Professor at Wayne State
The Department of Public Health at Wayne State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in environmental health and justice. Candidates should possess a Ph.D., DrPH, or equivalent doctoral degree in environmental health, environmental sciences, environmental justice, or social/behavioral science. Priority will be given to candidates who apply by December 31, 2020.
For more information, see here.

Researcher Position with UW Teleophthalmology
The University of Wisconsin Teleophthalmology Program (UWTOP) seeks candidates with a Master’s degree with specialization in public health or health-related field preferred. The position will contribute technical expertise and collaborate on research with the Principal Investigator(s) to conduct high quality research.
For more information, see here.

Epidemiologist at Maxim Healthcare Services, Racine WI
Maxim Healthcare Services seeks applicants with a degree in epidemiology, microbiology, infectious diseases, biostatistics, or a related field and field experience to analyze epidemiological data and assist with or conduct epidemiological surveillance and studies.
For more information, see here.

Research Specialist in Epidemiologic Ophthalmology
The UW Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences seeks a graduate student with quantitative analytical skills to work as a key member of Dr Roomasa Channa’s research team focused on leveraging retinal imaging and genetics datasets to study novel pathways involved in vision loss from diabetic retinopathy.
For more information, see here.

Post-Doctoral Training in Behavioral Oncology at the Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
This NCI-supported T32 interdisciplinary training program seeks candidates with an interest in nicotine dependence and tobacco control, cervical cancer prevention, cultural and literacy issues in cancer prevention and control, disparities in cancer care, quality of life and symptom management issues in cancer survivors, psychosocial and behavioral aspects of familial and hereditary cancer, and health care provider practices in cancer prevention and control. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis through June 30th, 2021 or until all positions are filled.
For more information, see here.

Tenure-Track Assistant/Associate Professor of Epidemiology at the Arnold School of Public Health
The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina seeks applicants with expertise in advanced epidemiologic research methods.
For more information, see here.

Epidemiologist-Masters Prepared at the Marshfield Clinic Health System
The Epidemiologist will support the ongoing development and research within the Epidemiology research program, functioning as project manager and key contact for multi-site studies, assisting investigators with study planning and implementation, scientific presentations, and manuscript writing and publication. Responsibilities will include coordination of research study teams, data management and analytic support, assistance with study design, protocol development, grant writing, scientific presentations, and manuscript preparation.
For more information, see here.

Tenure Track Position in the Department of Epidemiology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)
The Department of Epidemiology at the Fay W. BOOZman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), seeks candiates for an Assistant or Associate Professor role. Applicants should have a PhD in epidemiology and a research interest in perinatal, birth defects, reproductive, and/or maternal child health epidemiology. Applicants with related research interests also relevant to cancer, such as pediatric cancer, are also encouraged to apply.
For more information, see here.

Evaluator or Senior Evaluator at Apex
Apex provides program planning, evaluation, facilitation, and technical assistance to the public and nonprofit sectors. Candidates with a master’s degree for either position, plus e a doctoral degree for the senior evaluator role. The roles include collecting, analyzing, and reporting quantitative and qualitative data; using statistical software, including Excel, SPSS, or Stata and data visualization tools such as Tableau, R, or Microsoft BI.
For more information, see here.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Fellowships
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Reproductive Health Field Support Branch seeks candidates to fill positions their Emergency Preparedness & Response (EPR) and Maternal & Child Health Epidemiology Program Teams. These opportunities are open to recent graduates with a Doctoral or Master’s level degree who have experience in epidemiology, biostatistics, or maternal and child health.
For more information and to apply, see here

Breast Cancer Epidemiology Modeling Project Assistant
The Carbone Cancer Center seeks a Project Assistant preferably with experience in epidemiology or health-related research, statistical analyses and ability to apply analysis to cancer epidemiology and health services research, and project coordination with the ability to work on and track multiple projects simultaneously.
For more information and to apply, see here

Cancer Epidemiology Project Assistant
The Carbone Cancer Center seeks a Masters or PhD student pursuing a degree in public health, population health, medicine, sociology or related field.
For more information and to apply, see here

Positions at the Surgo Foundation
The Surgo Foundation is seeking candidates for the following positions:

  • Director, Insights Design and Behavioral Science
  • Senior Research Scientist, Causal AI
  • Senior Research Scientist
  • Senior Research Scientist, Behavioral
  • Program Manager

To learn more about these position vacancies, see here
To learn more about the Surgo Foundation’s COVID-19 response, see here

Postdoctoral Positions in Race-Related Stressors and Health Disparities
The National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities seeks two full-time postdoctoral fellows to join the newly established Race-Related Stressors & Health Disparities Research Area.
For more information, see here

Postdoctoral Position in the UW Department of Biomolecular Chemistry
The lab of Dr. Feyza Engin seeks highly motivated postdoctoral fellows to join. This lab aims to understand the mechanisms of pancreatic beta cell dysfunction and death in type 1 diabetes, with focus on stress, beta cell-immune cell crosstalk and other mechanisms that may contribute to beta cell death.
For more information, see here

Director, Division of Intramural Population Health Research
The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) seeks a Director for the Division of Intramural Population Health Research.
For more information, see the vacancy announcement and details document here
or on the NIH website here

Wisconsin Department of Health Services Positions
The WI DHS seeks an Outreach Specialist and an Evaluation Researcher both to support efforts to reduce the harm of opioids in Wisconsin.
For more information, see here:
Outreach Specialist
Evaluation Researcher

Assistant Professor in Indigenous Health, McGill University
The School of Population & Global Health at McGill University seeks applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the area of Indigenous Health. In accordance with McGill’s responsibilities in relation to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, and in response to commitments made in McGill’s Task Force on Indigenous Studies and Indigenous Education, preference will be given to candidates who identify as Indigenous from within Canada. For more information, see here

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Health Policy Research, Massachusetts General Hospital
The Health Policy Research Center at the Mongan Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital, invites applications for a full-time, two-year Postdoctoral Fellowship. Applicants should have a strong interest in public health policy and health behaviors, particularly tobacco and related substance use and obesity-related behaviors.
For more information, see here

Assistant Professor – Population Health Research
The School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, seeks to fill one or two full-time Assistant Professor faculty positions. A terminal doctoral degree in public health or a related discipline is required and applicants should have research interests focused on populations in the United States whose health status is impacted by social and structural inequities.
For more information, see here

Assistant Director for Team Science and Research Development
The UW Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR) seeks applicants with a Master’s degree in public health, clinical research, science, engineering, or other related discipline and a minimum of 3 years working on or with research teams and experience with developing and delivering (providing instruction) training.
For more information, see here

Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Policy & Management, University of Maryland
The School of Public Health at the University of Maryland, College Park invites applications and nominations for an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management (expected start date of August 2020). The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching, research and service activities. The successful applicant will have expertise in health equity or health disparities in the context of health care delivery, health care access and quality, or health care management.
For more information, see here

NIH National Institute of Child Health and Human Development- Post Doctoral Fellows
The Social and Behavioral Sciences Branch (SBSB) within the Division of Intramural Population Health Research at the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development seeks multiple Post Doctoral Fellows. Applicants sought will have an interest in the etiology of child and adolescent health and health-related behaviors including substance use, diet, weight, sleep, smoking, and physical activity; influence of neurobehavioral, social, and environmental factors on eating behaviors and diet-related health outcomes during pregnancy and early childhood; and developmental risk factors for mental health problems and their outcomes including suicide. Postdoctoral fellows are expected to develop their own initiatives within the scope of ongoing research in the branch.
For more information, see here

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Public Health, New York State University at Stony Brook
Preference will be given to exceptional candidates who could build collaborations across existing faculty. Areas of potential collaboration may include aging, health services research, child/adolescent health, clinical outcomes research, global health, health disparities research, and trauma; with methodologic areas in casual inference/methods, applied econometrics, intervention research/pragmatic trials and implementation science. Requirements: PhD (or other relevant doctoral degree) with an active research program in public health; Experience working on multidisciplinary, collaborative population health projects; Demonstrated ability to teach effectively at the graduate level.
For additional information on the position, please contact Dr.Jaymie Meliker
Those interested in this opportunity should upload a cover letter describingqualifications for the position, a CV, a statement of research goals and teaching philosophy to

Syndromic Surveillance Program Evaluator & Data Analyst, UW Population Health Institute
This position will focus on developing and implementing new data analysis techniques and evaluating reports and key indicators to identify clusters and outbreaks earlier than conventional surveillance methods. The position will evaluate and translate complex analyses into findings and conclusions.
For more information and to apply, see here

Research Specialist – Program Evaluation, UW Population Health Institute
Candidates with a history of applied research are sought to join the Population Health Institute’s team of professional evaluators. Applicants with a proven track record of experience with complex data management and descriptive data analysis are especially encouraged to apply.
The Institute advances health and well-being for all by developing and evaluating interventions and promoting evidence-based approaches to policy and practice at the local, state, and national levels. Working across the full spectrum of factors that contribute to health, positions support evaluation of community-, school-, and clinic-based health promotion and youth development programs.
For more information and to apply, see here

Assistant Professor, Health and Disability Studies, Tufts University
The Department of Occupational Therapy at Tufts University is seeking applicants for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor, open to candidates with a degree in occupational therapy or health related fields, to begin in September 2020. Applications are encouraged from candidates with interdisciplinary research focused on health promotion, activity and participation, or disparities for people with or at risk of disability. Expertise in occupational therapy, public health, rehabilitation sciences, health services research, or disability studies preferred.
The candidate must hold a research doctoral degree (PhD or equivalent) and scholarship in areas that are closely allied to the department’s strategic goals and vision. Applicants should submit (1) Cover letter, (2) CV, (3) Statement of research interests, (4) Statement of teaching experience, (5) Three recent publications demonstrating line of scholarship, and (6) Three confidential letters of reference to: For questions about the position, contact Seath Crandall (

Student Evaluator/ Data Assistant, UW-Madison
The University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension seeks students who can work 12 hours or more per week during the academic year. Preferred skills are proficiency with SPSS or MAXQDA, or some other statistical/qualitative data analysis software. Evaluator/ Data Assistants will support evaluation and data specialists in collecting, cleaning, analyzing (quantitative and qualitative) and reporting data and findings.
For more information and to apply, see here

Wisconsin Health Information Organization (WHIO) Seeks Recent Graduates
WHIO is a Madison-based 501(c)3 organization, chartered in Wisconsin statutes but otherwise independently operated and funded. Since 2007 WHIO has gathered medical and pharmacy claims data from most of the state’s health insurers as well as the state Medicaid program to create a comprehensive database of patient care.
The ideal candidate is skilled and creative in the use of SQL (though no need for anything as extensive as stored procedure or database development) and has been exposed to a BI tool such as Tableau. A strong candidate would also have experience with medical and pharmacy payer claims data.
For more information, contact Jim Auron, Director of Customer Solutions on or 608-442-3883