After EGH

After Environmental and Global Health

Our graduates want one major thing from their careers – to make a positive difference in the world by improving the health of the earth and its inhabitants – and career opportunities in environmental and global health deliver on this goal. Graduates of our programs are prepared for diverse career paths in academia, government, industry and non-profits both domestically and around the world. These careers represent training in emerging infectious disease, toxicology, global disease surveillance, child health and nutrition, microbiology, environmental epidemiology, policy and sustainability practices.

Learn what about what our alumni are doing now below! 



Current Positions held by UF EGH Graduates:

  • Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) Fellow, Environmental Protection Agency
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Rutgers Environmental Toxicology Training Program
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Duke University, Global Health Institute
  • Postdoctoral Associate, John Hopkins University
  • Assistant Professor, George Mason University, Department of Global and Community Health
  • Assistant Professor, Duke Kunshan University
  • Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) Fellow, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellow, Science and Technology  Policy, NASA
  • National Academies of Sciences Engineering Medicine Science policy Fellow, Gulf Research Program
  • Florida Department of Health Emerging Infectious Disease (EID) Fellow
  • Senior Scientist, Brammer Bio
  • Postdoctoral Associate, National Health and Environmental Effects Research (NHEERL), EPA
  • Risk Assessor, University of Florida, Center for Environmental and Human Toxicology
  • Head of bacteriology and NAMRU2 safety representative for the US Navy
  • Epidemiologist at the National Center for Communicable Diseases in Mongolia
  • Medical Biotechnologist at the Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences Research Unit in Nepal
  • Surveillance and Data Management Consultant at the KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation
  • Quality Management System Supervisor at the National Institute of Public Health (NIPH) in Cambodia
  • Public Health Specialist-Avian Influenza at the Centers for Disease Control
  • Lab Coordinator at World Health organization
  • Scientist, South Florida Water Management District
  • Environmental Scientist, Earth Systems Inc.