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 Kim Abraham 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

Kim Abraham

Career Services Specialist
412-648-5987

G009 Public Health
130 DeSoto Street
Pittsburgh PA 15261

 

     

Recent Career News

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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)

Pitt Fall Virtual Career Fairs 

Pitt Fall Virtual Career Fairs

Meet with representatives from local, regional, and national nonprofits, corporations, and government agencies. The fair will take place from 12-4pm over multiple days (Sept 23th for Liberal Arts, Sciences, & Business and Oct 1st for Computing & Information). View a list of employers on Handshake. ... (09/20/2021)

Academic Career Success Virtual Conference 

Academic Career Success Virtual Conference

On 9/25 & 10/2, Beyond the Professoriate will host its 3rd annual Academic Career Success Conference for grad students and postdocs. Experts will offer tool and resources to help you advance your career despite Covid-19, learn effective presentation, writing, and time management skills, and build l... (09/20/2021)

Job, Fellowship, and Internship Opportunities 

Job, Fellowship, and Internship Opportunities

This section appears in every edition of Things to Know and summarizes opportunities from alumni/faculty/staff/employers, jobs recently posted in Handshake, and upcoming fellowship and internship deadlines. (07/30/2021)
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Hartman Selected as Fellow for New Scialog: Mitigating Zoonotic Threats 

Hartman Selected as Fellow for New Scialog: Mitigating Zoonotic Threats

RESCORP - Research Corporation for Science Advancement will bring together a multidisciplinary group of early-career researchers to address the global threat to human health from animal-borne infectious diseases as part of its new Scialog initiative, Mitigating Zoonotic Threats. IDM's Amy Hartman w... (07/23/2021)
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Documet receives Pitt 2021 Momentum Funds, research grant from CLAS 

Documet receives Pitt 2021 Momentum Funds, research grant from CLAS

Teaming grants through the University's Momentum Funds are utilized for early-stage planning of large multidisciplinary projects. BCHS' Patricia Documet (BCHS '95, '02) along with a group of Pitt researchers for a project entitled "Developing a Latinx Youth Research Advisory Board to Address and Di... (05/20/2021)