Environmental Health Fellowship Program - ASPPH/EPA

LOCATION: Washington DC

Part-time position, 40 hours per week

CLOSING DATE: February 20, 2019

OPPORTUNITY TYPE: Fellowship

JOB #: 13530

POSTED: January 14, 2019

Description:

The ASPPH/EPA Environmental Health Fellowship Program is supported through a cooperative agreement between the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH) and the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ASPPH is the only national organization representing the deans, faculty and students of the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) accredited member schools of public health and other programs seeking accreditation as schools of public health. The goal of the ASPPH/EPA Environmental Health Fellowship Program is to provide professional training and opportunities for early-career public health professionals to be involved with EPA on current and emerging environmental public health needs. EPA leads the nation’s environmental science, research, education and assessment efforts. Since 1970, EPA has been working for a cleaner, healthier environment for the American people. EPA is the country’s primary developer of environmental policy and rule-making decisions. ASPPH/EPA Fellows train under nationally recognized experts who work to protect human health and the environment.

Additional Details:

Hours per week (approx.): 40

Skills/Eligibility:

To be eligible for this program, applicants must have received their Masters or Doctorate degree prior to the beginning of the fellowship (no later than August 2019) or within the last five years (no earlier than May 2014). Graduate degrees must come from an ASPPH member graduate school or program of public health accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). (For a list of ASPPH members, see www.ASPPH.org.) All applicants must be U.S. citizens or hold a visa permitting permanent residence (“Green Card”) in the U.S. to be eligible for the fellowship program. Certification in Public Health (CPH) preferred. (www.nbphe.org)

How to Apply:

https://s3.amazonaws.com/aspph-wp-production/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/2019_EPA_Announcement_FINAL.pdf 

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