Heidi Hancher-Rauch, professor and director of the Public Health Program, was featured on Zippia, a job search site for top-level performers. The article explores trends in the public health job market.
Will there be an enduring impact of the coronavirus pandemic on graduates?
“I’m hopeful one enduring impact of the COVID-19 pandemic will be that decision-makers and legislators will better understand the importance of a robust public health workforce. We’ve seen what can happen when a plague hits at a time where our public health resources have been depleted. Once the epidemic subsided, maintaining the increased public health funding and workforce will be critical.”