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Jobs Fighting Covid-19 and the Next Pandemic


Fighting against the Covid19 pandemic is complex and multifaceted, opening up immediate career paths in the areas such as scientific research, public health, policy advocacy, economics, and emergency communications response, to name a few.

With such an immediate and urgent threat, this week we selected a few hundred open positions relating to the current pandemic and others likely to follow.  Representative positions below range from working for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and state governments, health policy at Google, the BioHub at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, and scientific research positions across data science, therapeutics, microbiology and other areas.

A broader array of infectious disease and related career paths are included on our SmartJobs page as well.


Research and Evaluation Communication Specialist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Health Outreach Lead, Government Affairs and Public Policy, Google

Research Economist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Biosecurity Bioinformatics Fellow, Chan Zuckerberg BioHub

Research Scientist, Healthcare Epidemiology and Infection Control (HEIC), New York State

Research Scientist, HCI, Dataminr

Microbiologist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sr/Scientist, Analytical Development (Potency), Moderna Therapeutics

Director Biostatistics, Vir Biotechnology

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For access to more jobs as well as archived and searchable opportunities, visit our SmartJobs page. Note: SmartJobs access requires a university affiliation. User-generated jobs are open to all members and can be accessed here.