What does a career in Biomedical and/or Health Informatics look like?

Knitting together the field of data science and health care, a degree in biomedical and health informatics opens up a world of career opportunities! Higher level job positions like research scientist, nurse informaticist, informatics director, Chief Information Officer, data analyst, clinical informatics specialist, information analyst, and many others benefit from higher level education in health informatics.

Wondering what kind of career you might pursue with a health informatics education? Refer to the Canadian Health Informatics Association Career Matrix, which provides health informatics career options depending on your education and experience level.

You can take a look at it here!


Looking for an internship opportunity? Follow this link to learn all about the Masters of Professional Science in Biomedical and Health Informatics Internship Requirements.
Internships here!

Where to find Jobs Postings

CHIP maintains a listing of jobs submitted by both internal staff and faculty, as well as local, national and global employers that may be of interest or relevance to Health Informatics students or graduates. You can browse jobs listings here.

CHIP Job Database

Other Relevant Job Databases

NCHICA Career Center

Science Careers


Who hires upper level health informatics professionals?

The employers below regularly list vacancies related to health informatics.


UNC Health Care Careers


Epic at UNC Careers


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Athena Health Careers


Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC Careers


IQVIA Careers


Cerner Careers


Community Care of NC Careers


GlaxoSmithKline Careers


NC Department of Health and Human Services Careers


RTI Careers


REX Careers


RENCI Careers


SAS Careers


Siemens Healthcare Careers


National Library of Medicine, NLM Careers