Career Opportunities

Kansas Health Institute: Research Analyst

  • Tuesday, 21 April 2015
  • Posted By: lellis
Position Summary: The Kansas Health Institute (KHI) has an immediate opening for a research analyst to support the work of KHI in the areas of public health and population health. Responsibilities include working with state and local partners to identify relevant information from a variety of sources (online, research literature, state and federal resources, trade association publications, etc.) and translating that information into concise, well-organized reports, charts, graphics and presentations suitable for policy and/or technical audiences. Examples of activities include provision of technical assistance to local community coalitions and public health departments, participation in the work of coalitions addressing important public health problems, support to health departments seeking…

National Network of Public Health Institutes: Chief Program Officer

  • Friday, 17 April 2015
  • Posted By: lellis
Position Summary:Reporting directly to the President and CEO, as a member of the Senior Leadership Team, the Chief Program Officer (CPO) provides high-level, organization-wide, collaborative direction and support to NNPHI staff, member institutes and partners to ensure effective alignment of NNPHI human capital and program outcomes. This position is based in NNPHI’s New Orleans office, and requires domestic travel of approximately 30%.  Primary Responsibilities:  Share in overall responsibility for the implementation of NNPHI strategic directions and addresses critical strategic issues in operational and programmatic matters. Collaborate with CEO and the Chief Strategy Officer to lead the program team, including goals development, coaching, performance…

National Network of Public Health Institutes: Program Associate

  • Thursday, 16 April 2015
  • Posted By: lellis
Position Summary: NNPHI is recruiting a program associate to support NNPHI’s role as a National Pipeline Award Program Office (PAPO) for the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Pipeline to Proposals (P2P) awards. The program associate will serve as the primary liaison between awardees and PAPO staff. The program associate will also work independently and collaboratively with PAPO staff, PCORI, awardees, and partners to actively support all PAPO operations. Job Location:NNPHI offices are located in New Orleans and Washington, DC, with additional staff in Atlanta. Additional staff, consultants, members, and partners support NNPHI’s mission from several locations throughout the United States. This…

National Network of Public Health Institutes: Research Abstracter

  • Wednesday, 15 April 2015
  • Posted By: lellis
Position Summary: NNPHI is working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), with funding from the Prevention and Public Health Fund (PPHF), on the Assessment of Evidence-Based Practices to Improve Worksite Physical Activity. The goal of the project is to assess and identify key practices that contribute to successful worksite physical activity programs along with practices that do not work. One of the primary data collection activities includes a systematic review of existing literature.The research abstractor will be responsible for interpreting findings from the primary research literature on workplace physical activity and entering this information into a database. As…

National Network of Public Health Institutes: Senior Manager, Research and Evaluation

  • Friday, 10 April 2015
  • Posted By: lellis
Position Summary: NNPHI is seeking an experienced professional to serve as the Senior Manager, Research and Evaluation. The Senior Manager will provide project management support across the Network’s research and evaluation portfolio through application of professional principles, practices, and techniques to develop and manage project workplans, monitor and manage project costs, and identify and manage project risks. The Senior Manager will oversee analysts, program associates, and other staff supporting the research and evaluation portfolio. Job Location:NNPHI maintains offices in Washington, DC and New Orleans, Louisiana. Additional staff, consultants, members, and partners support NNPHI’s mission from several locations throughout the United States. This…

The Public Health Institute: Senior Development Specialist

  • Tuesday, 24 March 2015
  • Posted By: kdabdoub
The Public Health Institute (PHI) is an independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting health, well-being and quality of life for people throughout California, across the nation and around the world. As one of the largest and most comprehensive public health organizations in the nation, we are at the forefront of research and innovations to improve the efficacy of public health statewide, nationally and internationally. PHI was distinguished as one of the top 50 “Best Non-profit Organizations to Work For” by the Non-Profit Times in a national search. PHI is seeking a full time Senior Development Specialist.  The Senior Development Specialist will…

Kansas Health Institute: Director of Research

  • Wednesday, 4 March 2015
  • Posted By: lellis
Position Summary: The Kansas Health Institute (KHI) has an immediate opening for the Director of Research, reporting to the President and CEO. This position will be responsible for establishing and overseeing a quality assurance process for our research work, supporting our research infrastructure (e.g., access to IRBs, human subjects protection, data and software resources, online search engine resources, staff development, etc.), participating in project management, and serving as a technical resource for assistance on research design, data collection strategies, analysis and methodology questions for a variety of projects (accessing both internal and external resources as needed). In addition to these organization-wide…

Kansas Health Institute: Policy Analyst

  • Wednesday, 4 March 2015
  • Posted By: lellis
Position Summary: The Kansas Health Institute (KHI) has an immediate opening for a health policy analyst. Responsibilities include identifying relevant information from a variety of sources (online, research literature, state and federal resources, trade association publications, etc.) and translating that information into concise, well-organized reports, charts, graphics and presentations suitable for a policy audience. Analysts are involved in all aspects of KHI’s work, including producing written products and facilitating discussions among a wide variety of stakeholders and decision-makers. Analysts are expected to develop collaborative relationships with state agency staff, members of the Legislature, faculty and staff of state universities, public health…

UWPHI County Health Rankings & Roadmaps: Community Health Improvement Specialist

  • Monday, 22 December 2014
  • Posted By: kdabdoub
Position Summary: Do you know that where we live, learn, work, and play matters to our health? Do you enjoy working with communities? Don’t miss this unique opportunity to join a top-quality team of professionals working county by county to build a Culture of Health! Serving as a key member of the nationally known County Health Rankings & Roadmaps (CHR&R) team, a collaboration with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation at the University of WI Population Health Institute, the Community Health Improvement Specialist will work with the Deputy Director, RWJF Culture of Health Prize, partners, and communities, to serve as a project manager…

UWPHI: PHS Prof/Assoc Prof (CHS) & PHI Director of Evaluation Research Group

  • Wednesday, 12 November 2014
  • Posted By: bdedecker
The University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute is seeking a CHS faculty member with expertise in program planning and evaluation, evaluation research, and/or dissemination and implementation research. He/she would be expected to lead and develop a program in evaluation and evaluation research, with special emphasis in evaluation of obesity prevention and intervention initiatives and strategies. For full information, please reference the full job description here.   Position Summary: The candidate's role will be to evaluate the Wisconsin Partnership Program's Obesity Prevention Initiative. This initiative is a signature component of the Partnership Program's new five-year plan and involved a multi-million dollar investment in obesity prevention,…
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