Careers

HELPING YOU REACH your CAREER DESTINATION

Whether you are seeking an internship, fellowship, or job, looking for tips on resume/CV writing or interviewing, or just trying to get started on your job search, Pitt Public Health career services can help point you in the right direction and advise you on exploring your future as a public health professional.

How to make an appointment

To make an appointment with career services, log into Handshake using your Pitt username and password. Go to Career Center > Appointments > Schedule a New Appointment > Pitt Public Health Career Advising. You can also contact Mike Dolinger directly to schedule a time to meet.

Read more on what to expect from a career counselor...

Overview of Career Services

As a Pitt Public Health student, you have access to both school-wide and university-wide career resources.

Pitt Public Health Career Services

University of PITTsburgh CAREER SERVICES

Our students also have access to programming and events hosted by the University of Pittsburgh Career Center and resources and events available through the Office of Academic Career Development (OACD) for the Health Sciences. Visit our resources page for a full list of offerings.

HOW Else can I connect with Career Services?

Read the Career Services section of Things to Know  and The Week Ahead to stay up-to-date on workshops, announcements, and events.

Get helpful tips and advice on job hunting, interviewing, and more by following us on Facebook.

Pitt Public Health has a LinkedIn group for connecting students and alumni. Join the Pitt Public Health Alumni & Student Network and start networking today!

 

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Contact Career Services

Mike Dolinger

Director of Student Services
412-624-3004

1100 Public Health
130 DeSoto Street
Pittsburgh PA 15261

 

     

Recent Career News

Two Positions open with ACHD Data, Reporting and Disease Control 

Two Positions open with ACHD Data, Reporting and Disease Control

The Allegheny County Health Department has two exciting, doctoral level leadership positions open under the Bureau of Data, Reporting and Disease Control. One is to oversee Chronic Disease Section and the other Social Epidemiology.  (05/17/2022)
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Christian Garcia-Calavaro (EPI '19) appointed head of Department of Epidemiology Chilean Ministry of Health 

Christian Garcia-Calavaro (EPI '19) appointed head of Department of Epidemiology Chilean Ministry of Health

With a warm and inviting smile – and a colorful tattoo of the Andy Warhol bridge on his forearm – Epidemiology alum Christian Garcia-Calavaro is eager to share his public health journey from his native Chile to Pittsburgh and back again. As he reflects on his experiences at Pitt Public Health he sh... (04/27/2022)
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Saldana named Vice President at Abt Associates 

Saldana named Vice President at Abt Associates

Congratulations to Kelly Saldana (BCHS '01) who joins Abt Associates as vice president, systems strengthening and resilience. Saldana was previously employed by the US Agency for International Development (USAID), where she has held increasingly senior roles in the agency's health sector for the pa... (04/05/2022)
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John-Langba appointed regional VP for Africa at the World Federation for Mental Health 

John-Langba appointed regional VP for Africa at the World Federation for Mental Health

PITTWIRE - Johannes John-Langba (BCHS '04) will serve as regional vice president for Africa of the World Federation for Mental Health organization. Administrative positions in the University of KwaZulu-Natal and his research area is on the psychosocial dimensions of the COVID-19 pandemic among univ... (11/01/2021)
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Curry named Health System Executive of the Year in LA County 

Curry named Health System Executive of the Year in LA County

EMANATE HEALTH - In the wake of a global pandemic, Emanate Health CEO Robert H. Curry (HADM '79), who oversees the largest health care system in the San Gabriel Valley, has been named 2021 Health System Executive of the Year by the Los Angeles Business Journal during its annual Health Care Leadersh... (10/05/2021)
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Sevco named president of UPMC Hospitals  

Sevco named president of UPMC Hospitals

UPMC - Mark Sevco (HPM '91) will assume the role of president, UPMC Hospitals, comprised of 40 academic, community and specialty hospitals and co-lead the Health Services Division. Sevco currently is president, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, which is nationally ranked as a top-ten pediatri... (09/21/2021)