Careers in Public Health

Careers in Public Health

Web sites on careers in global public health:


Health Policy and Management

Academic Policy Advisor
Legislative Policy Advisor
Management Policy Advisor
Hospital/Managed Care Administrator, Health Facilities
Program Evaluation & Planning, State Health Dept.
Information Systems Manager, Industry/Corporate
Health Services Research Analyst, University
Policy Analyst, Federal Government


State Epidemiologist
Research Epidemiologist
Director of Infectious/Chronic Diseases, Local/State Health Dept.
Outcomes Researcher, Industry/Corporate
CDC Investigator, Federal Government


Data Management Director, State Health Dept.
Director of Clinical Trials, Industry/Corporate
Program Evaluation Analyst, Federal Government

Behavioral Science and Health Education

Behavior Scientist
Health Educator
Mental Health Researcher
Consumer Information Director, Voluntary Health Agencies
Program Planning & Evaluation, Local Health Dept.
Health Promotion Specialist, Industry/CorporateHealth Communications
Communications Specialist

Environmental Health Sciences

State Environmentalist
Federal Environmentalist
Waste Management Specialist, Local Health Department/Environmental Agency
Pollution Control Program Director, State Health Department/Environmental Agency
Industrial Hygienist, Industry/Corporate
EPA Researcher/Administrator, Federal Government

International and Global Health

Reproductive Health Specialist
International HIV Specialist
Tropical Disease Specialist

Public Health Preparedness and Function

State Epidemiologist
Laboratory Director
Public Health Lawyer

Family Health

Local Health Officer
Nurse Educator

University News
October 9, 2015
The seventh annual Heartland Global Health Consortium Conference, “Educating for Sustainable Global Health,” will be held Wednesday, Oct. 14, in Drake's Olmsted Center.