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CDC scientists work 24/7 to protect the world from public health threats. Join us today!

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CDC is now accepting applications to fill Emergency Hiring for COVID-19 positions.

Fellowships & Internships

New opportunities to be posted soon. Make sure to check back regularly.

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Did you know that 8 out of 10 employees would recommend CDC as an employer of choice?

Career Pathways

The Pathways Program for students and college graduates can be your ticket to a rewarding public health career with the CDC.

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention works 24/7 to provide the American public with timely and accurate health information, responding to public health emergencies and natural disasters, and monitoring the spread of dangerous and life-threatening diseases.

Health Scientist and Public Health

Are you a scientist engaged in public health research, studies, training or investigations? You may qualify for a fellowship. Explore our programs below to find one that is right for you.

Overseas Opportunities

From Angola to Zimbabwe, CDC’s presence is felt in over 40 countries worldwide through partnerships with international and multinational public health agencies and nongovernmental organizations.

Mission Support Careers

CDC mission support jobs play an integral role in supporting CDC's front line. Whether the duties are negotiating and procuring contracts or typing memorandums for the CDC director, each job is essential and contributes greatly to the success of meeting the agency's mission.

Page last reviewed: August 27, 2021