The Department of Public Health offers two-year paid fellowships in Urban Health Policy. As a Fellow, you will:
- Participate in projects that help the department:
- address critical health issues;
- engage with stakeholders;
- develop policy solutions;
- recruit community and partner support; and/or
- implement policies.
- Receive on-the-job training in public health policy development.
- Gain experience by working with different divisions in the department.
- Attend senior management meetings and take part in sessions with public health experts.
Two positions are available each year. Finalists will be interviewed by staff from the Department of Public Health.
Applicants for the Urban Health Policy Fellowship must submit:
- A cover letter describing why you are interested in the fellowship.
- A resume summarizing your educational experience, work experience, and skills with data analysis.
- A 3–5 page writing sample.
- An undergraduate transcript.
- Two references, one of whom is a faculty member and one of whom served as a supervisor for a work or internship experience.
The 2018–2020 class of Urban Health Policy Fellows is now closed. The online application process for the 2019–2021 class will be posted in early 2019.