Workshops, Announcements, and Events

Public Health Career Services Events

Every term, Public Health Career Services offers a variety of workshops and events for Pitt Public Health students and alumni. Login to Handshake and visit the Public Health Career Center  to view upcoming events, search job postings, and register to participate in workshops and other programs.

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Additional events sponsored by the University Career Center are available and would be of interest to both graduate and undergraduate students. 

Career Services Announcements

Federal Resume Writing Workshop: Oct 28

An HR Specialist from the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) will explain the federal hiring process and what a federal resume must include to be accepted on a federal job application.  Information provided will apply to all federal jobs, not limited to VHA . You will also receive information to help navigate as well as the government’s unique interview process. 10/28, 12-1pm.  

Opportunities at the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO)

On Nov 6th, join analysts from the Health Care team at the GAO to learn about the agency’s mission, paid internship and employment opportunities, and life as an analyst at one of the best places to work in the federal government (top 5 mid-sized agencies). The Health Care team has an exciting portfolio of issues including the effectiveness of federal health care programs and responses to public health crises, such as the COVID-19 pandemic.  

Public & Global Health Summer Research Opportunity

The Washington University in St. Louis Institute for Public Health’s Global Health Center is now accepting applications for their eight-week Public and Global Health Track summer research program. Students engage in real-world experiential learning and gain exposure to a diverse array of research topics.  

What Every STEM PhD Should Know About Working in Industry

Curious about what a career in the private sector might look like for you? On October 23rd, join Beyond the Professoriate for a career panel featuring PhDs who left academia and built impactful and engaging careers in the private sector. Topics will include the range of career options available, strategies to launch meaningful careers beyond academia, and networking and finding your own opportunities in industry.  



Contact Career Services

Kim Abraham

Career Services Specialist

G009 Public Health
130 DeSoto Street
Pittsburgh PA 15261



Alumni-Student Networking Breakfast

Check out the annual Alumni-Student Networking Breakfast to find out how you can practice your skills with friendly and knowledgeable professionals who used to be Pitt Public Health students just like you!

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