PacVec shares career, internship, and fellowship opportunities provided by our partners and affiliations. Explore the current opportunities here:

Seasonal Mosquito Control Aide
East Side MAD

Location: Modesto, CA
Salary: $13.50 – $15.00 hourly
Closing Date: Open Until Filled 


Assistant Vector Control Technician
Antelope Valley MVCD

Location: Lancaster, CA
Salary: $14.25 hourly
Closing Date: Open Until Filled 


Seasonal Helpers Field Assignment
Sacramento-Yolo Mosquito & Vector Control District

Location: Elk Grove, CA
Salary: $15.50 – $19.50 hourly
Closing Date: Open Until Filled 


Division Coordinator
Ada County

Location: Ada County, ID


Community Liaison
Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District

Location: Indio, CA
Salary: $5,085 – $6,490 (Teamsters Bargaining Unit)


Entomology Senior Associate
SC Johnson

Location: Racine, WI


Assistant Manager

Churchill County Mosquito Abatement District

Location: Fallon, NV
Salary: $62,234.00 – $83,741.00 yearly

Post-Doctoral Position
Cornell University

Consideration of applications will begin immediately.

Location: Ithaca, NY


Post-Doctoral Position in Population Genomics
Georgetown University

Review of applications will begin July 1st, 2020 and continue until the position has been filled.

Location: Washington D.C.
Starting Salary: ~$49,000/year


Research Biologist
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Bacterial Diseases Branch

The position can be filled as soon as a qualified candidate is identified, preferably with a start date in early 2021.

Location: Fort Collins, CO
Salary: $84,118 – $109,358 Annually
Apply prior to 08/31/2020


Post-Doctoral Research Scientists
Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station (CAES)

Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until a suitable applicant is found.

Location: Connecticut
Salary: $51,662 annually plus competitive benefits
2-year appointment funded through a NIH award
Positions Available: As early as 7/1/2020

Part Time Neglected Pool Targeting Analyst
Mosquito and Vector Control Association of California

The position is home based and requires a reasonably fast Windows 10 or later workstation with 2 good monitors, and a fast internet connection. Required licensed software includes Excel, Photoshop CS6 or higher, and free software including Google Earth PRO, FileZilla , as well as the installation of a number of data and image management programs provided by Aerial Services. Please email your interest to

Submission Deadline: Open Until Filled


Mosquito Control Manager
The Highway and Bridge Maintenance Division (HBMD)

Location: Pembroke Pines, FL
Closing Date: Open Until Filled


Associate Professor, Arbovirologist
Tulane University, School of Public Health

Location: New Orleans, LA

John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Location: Baltimore, MD
Closing Date: Open Until Filled


There are currently no fellowships listed. Please check back at a later time.

Need Help Advertising Positions for Students?

Please contact us if your agency has seasonal positions that may be of interest to undergraduate students in the Pacific Southwest region!

Such positions are important formative experiences for students, and they are excellent opportunities to raise awareness of career opportunities in vector-borne diseases. These can be simple job postings that we will advertise to our undergraduates or we can help you partner with faculty for project-based internships that involve academic credit with a faculty mentor and possible continued data analysis during the school year.

If you are interested, please send us a note at To maximize your audience and reach the best candidates for your positions, please send us these position announcements as early as possible, ideally in January or February, before students have settled their summer plans.