For Employers

Milken Institute School of Public Health students receive interdisciplinary training in public health while earning Bachelor of Science (BS), Master of Public Health (MPH), Master of Science (MS), Master of Health Services Administration (MHSA), Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), and Doctor of Public Health (DrPH) degrees from one of six departments.

Our six departments include:

  • Environmental & Occupational Health
  • Epidemiology & Biostatistics;
  • Exercise Science
  • Global Health
  • Health Policy and Management
  • Prevention & Community Health

We provide the following opportunities for employers to recruit, make contact with, or advertise open positions to Milken Institute School of Public Health students and alumni:

Job Postings

We welcome employers to submit a potential job, internship, or fellowship opportunity for posting, please send a detailed email to ttavarez@gwu.edu. Employers may also post positions independently, by joining GW's Handshake career site. For questions, about Handshake view the Handshake Employer guide. For any questions involving employer resources and connecting to GW students, please contact Katherine Lawton, Employer Development Consultant .

Career Fair

We host an annual career fair specifically tailored to bring together public health and health services employers, students, and alumni. Our last fair was attended by over 250 students and alumni. Our next fair will be held during the spring semester. For more information about the fair, please contact gwsphcareer@gwu.edu or ttavarez@gwu.edu with questions.

Employer Information Sessions

We invite employers to come to visit our school to share with students and/or alumni information about opportunities at their organization.  Information sessions are generally scheduled in the evenings, but arrangements can be made for lunchtime sessions. We are also able to coordinate virtual information sessions. To set up an on-campus or virtual information session, please contact gwsphcareer@gwu.edu.

Site Visits

We encourage interested employers to host groups of students for a brief visit to their organization. Please contact gwsphcareer@gwu.edu for more information or to arrange a site visit.