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

1439 Posted Jobs
This page is developed
and maintained by the
Rollins School of Public Health.
Rollins Distance Learning

Job Title: Rollins Epidemiology Fellow
Job Number: 107866
Organization: Emory University Rollins School of Public Health
Posted: 3/2/2023
Type: Full-Time
Classification: Epidemiology
Industry: Government
Number of Openings: 10
Location: Multiple,  GA   
Compensation: 57,000
Position Description: Hired into the Rollins Epidemiology Fellows Program, fellows serve as early-career MPH-level epidemiologists for a two-year term within one of Georgia’s 18 local health districts or at the Georgia Department of Public Health. This position is not located at Emory, but rather at the Georgia Department of Public Health or within one of Georgia’s 18 district health departments.


Under supervision at the health district, day-to-day activities of the fellows include, but are not limited to planning, developing, and conducting epidemiologic investigations, surveillance, outreach and interventions limited in scope and/or complexity to determine the causes of diseases and implementing methods of disease control.

Fellow duties also include collecting, analyzing, and interpreting statistical data and preparing epidemiologic reports.

The applied epidemiology experience is supplemented by competency based professional development trainings and comradery-building programming.

Primary Duties and Job Responsibilities:

Assists in the implementation of timely disease intervention strategies to decrease the prevalence of communicable diseases.

Designs, implements, and maintains disease surveillance.

Collects, analyzes, and interprets statistical data and prepares reports.

Conducts engagement and outreach with community members and/or stakeholders affected by or interested in disease outbreaks or data.

Assists with the development of policies and procedures for new and existing disease control programs.

Provides training, technical assistance, and consultative services regarding epidemiology and the control of diseases.

Serves as a point of contact for various personnel regarding moderately complex epidemiologic issues.

Performs various duties in support of section operations.

Competency Achievement Plan to successfully complete and graduate from the Rollins Epidemiology Fellowship, fellows are minimally expected to complete an oral presentation, a surveillance evaluation/quality improvement project, and a significant data analysis project over the course of the two years.

Fellows are expected to work on projects and activities related to seven Core Competencies: Data Analytics and Assessment, Public Health Sciences, Communication, Health Equity, Community Partnership, Policy Development and Program Planning, Leadership and Systems Thinking.

Qualifications: Master's degree in public health or Master of Science degree in public health, epidemiology, or related field from a CEPH accredited school/program of public health obtained within the last three years.

Organization Description:

Closing Date: 6/2/2023
Desired Starting Date:
Contact Name: Shelby Rentmeester,  Rollins Epidemiology Fellow
Contact Location: 1518 Clifton Rd NE

Atlanta   GA  30322
United States
Contact Location: 1518 Clifton Rd NE
  Atlanta   GA  30322
  United States
Contact Phone: 4702173230 
Contact Fax:
Contact Email:
Web Address:
How to Apply:

Additional Information: For district-specific information: fellowship/open-positions/

Web Site Delete Date: 6/2/2023