Two great positions just surfaced working on the health side of transportation:
School Wellness Policy Coordinator (Salem)
A great opportunity to help craft policy at the state level on school nutrition and physical activity! The Oregon Department of Education and the Oregon Public Health Division are pleased to announce a jointly funded, full-time job opportunity for an Operations and Policy Analyst 3, School Wellness Policy Coordinator. Located at the Department of Education, this position will provide leadership in advancing statewide school wellness policy goals. More details and link to application here.
Internship: HIA Program at OHA (Portland)
The Health Impact Assessment (HIA) Program at Oregon Health Authority is seeking one or more interns. The HIA Program is situated within the Environmental Health Section of the Public Health Division and is part of the State of Oregon’s effort to support healthy, equitable communities through evidence-based research and community collaboration. We push boundaries by seeking ways to integrate the consideration of health in non-health sectors and have significant expertise in the intersection of health and transportation/built environment. Our group of three is physically located at 800 NE Oregon St., Portland, Oregon (Lloyd center area). For more information about their work. Our work is largely project based, and we have a long wish-list of capacity building activities. Sound interesting? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.