Frequently Asked Questions
Create Your Account Now and Start Posting Resumes and/or Jobs
Create/Edit Your Resume
Search Jobs
Post Jobs, Search Resumes

17333 Posted Jobs
This page is developed
and maintained by the
Rollins School of Public Health.
Rollins Distance Learning

      Email to a friend
Job Title: Epidemiologist
Job Number:
Organization: Philadelphia Department of Public Health
Posted: 12/6/2018
Type: Full-Time
Classification: Epidemiology
Industry: Government
Number of Openings: 1
Location: Philadelphia,  PA   
Position Description: The Epidemiologist will work closely with the Chief Epidemiologist and HCO team to support and produce a variety of public health analyses and reports, including those related to disease and health behavior surveillance, vital statistics, and community epidemiology. The Epidemiologist is responsible for all aspects related to data analysis, including: literature research; data collection, preparation, and presentation; statistical analysis, and report preparation. The ideal candidate is collaborative, enthusiastic, takes initiative, and can follow projects through to completion. The position requires strong analytic and writing skills. Demonstrated experience using statistical software (e.g. SAS, Stata, R, etc.) for analysis of health-related data is required.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Conducts epidemiological analyses using multiple data sources, including, but not limited to disease surveillance data, EHR and other administrative healthcare data, population-based survey data, and vital statistics data.

• Supports the production of departmental reports, such as the annual vital statistics reports, community health assessments and the CHART report series.

• Reports analytic findings in the forms of tables, graphs, maps, written reports and presentations to a variety of audiences.

• Provides analytic support in the development and maintenance of ongoing public health initiatives.

• Responds to requests for data on health-related statistics and associated health behaviors.

• Performs other related duties as assigned or directed to meet the goals and objectives of the HCO.

Qualifications: • Intermediate to advanced level professional or academic experience in data analysis, including relevant statistical software experience such as, SAS (preferred), Stata, or R.

• Detail-oriented, with ability to manage multiple activities simultaneously, and successfully meet deadlines

• Completion of a Master’s or advanced degree in epidemiology, biostatistics, public health, or related field from an accredited college or university.

• One to three years of work experience in public health, data analysis and/or healthcare research.

Organization Description:

Closing Date: 3/6/2019
Desired Starting Date:
Contact Name: Raynard Washington,  Epidemiologist
Contact Location:

Philadelphia   PA  19103
United States
Contact Location:
  Philadelphia   PA  19103
  United States
Contact Phone:  
Contact Fax:
Contact Email:
Web Address:
How to Apply: Send resume and cover letter to

Additional Information:

Web Site Delete Date: 3/6/2019