Student Opportunities

Requests to intern at Linn County Public Health


All students or individuals requesting to complete an internship or practicum project at Linn County Public Health should email a cover letter and resume to health@linncounty.org or call 319.892.6000.

At this time, all internship opportunities with Linn County Public Health are unpaid.  


Worksite Wellness Student Internship


LCPH is currently looking for a student to help with the Cedar Rapids Area Wellness Awards for the 2018 spring semester. Any student that is interested in worksite wellness and/or public health is welcome to contact Kaitlin Emrich (kaitlin.emrich@linncounty.org or 319.892.6020) about this internship.

LCPH is flexible with total hours for this project, but the work will take place between May-June 2018, and will mostly involve providing sample policies and procedures to worksites and assisting with planning the Linn County Worksite Wellness Summit, to be held June 21.     

Communication Internship 


LCPH is currently looking for a student or volunteer to help with developing and disseminating communication products for LCPH, including but not limited to: developing and updating website content, creating and posting to social media platforms, and creating print and electronic communication tools such as PowerPoint presentations, brochures, flyers, and other educational material. A student or volunteer with communication or marketing experience or area of study is desired. The internship is unpaid. Please contact Kaitlin Emrich (kaitlin.emrich@linncounty.org or 319.892.6020) about this internship.