Take a look at what’s happening in the next few weeks. Find the latest job and internship openings on the SPHHS Jobs Database.
One of the very best ways to prepare for a job interview is to practice. The Student and Alumni Career Consultants are available to conduct mock phone, Skype, and in-person interviews year round. Read on to find out more about how to schedule and prepare for a mock interview.
We interviewed Sneha Rangarao, MPH ’11 who works as a Research Consultant at The Center for Comparative Effectiveness Research at The Lewin Group in Falls Church, VA. In her interview, Sneha shares a typical day on the job, how she networked her way to positions, and her view on the value of mentors. Read the interview here.
We interviewed alumna Harmeet K. Singh, BS ’12 who works as Public Health Associate/Surveillance Officer at the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention in Albany, GA. In her interview, Harmeet shares a typical day on the job, her application process for the CDC fellowship, and why she thinks making connections with others is key in your career. Read the interview here.
How early is too early to arrive for a job interview? How do you successfully answer a question that asks about your weaknesses? What special considerations do you need to keep in mind for a phone or a Skype interview?
Come to the Interview Workshop to learn the answers to these and many more questions regarding job interviews!
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