Careers in Global Health

Opportunities at UCSF Global Health Sciences

Country Director, Global Programs for Research & Training, Mozambique

The Country Director manages the Global Programs office in Maputo, Mozambique, which supports the work of UCSF and other UC researchers working in Mozambique.. The director serves at the in-country representative for University of California Global Programs and works with faculty to obtain funding and to ensure compliance with Mozambique laws and regulations.

Communications Manager, Malaria Elimination Initiative

Information- Req Number 47400BR
The Malaria Elimination Initiative (MEI) seeks a dynamic and talented individual to lead all communications efforts and high-profile communications activities aimed at effectively communicating the MEI’s work and impact. The manager will be responsible for designing and implementing all of the MEI’s communications activities – from setting strategy to drafting communications materials and managing the web and social media presence. The communications manager will develop core communications products to promote and publicize the MEI’s impact, research findings, tools and publications. The manager will also collaborate with key global and regional communication partners, manage joint projects and lead MEI’s external communications and media outreach. 

Senior Program Manager, Malaria Economics and Financing

Information - Req Number 46763BR
This position leads the Malaria Elimination Initiative's work on malaria elimination and eradication economics and financing. This includes: advising on national and regional financing mechanisms and approaches based on an understanding of fiscal space; engaging in high-level and high-profile dialogue on innovative financing; generating an understanding of national and regional costs, benefits and financial gaps for malaria elimination; developing national and regional investment cases for malaria elimination; assessing what it will take for a country to transition from donor dependence to domestic funding for malaria and working with the MEI’s advocacy and policy team to use data to influence donor policy and domestic funding decisions in support of malaria elimination.

Research Analyst

Information - Req Number 47381BR
The Research Analyst will work closely with the Deputy Director of Programs, the Associate Deputy Director of Programs, and Program Managers on projects funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other funders. The Research Analyst will also provide project oversight / technical advice on a number of Strategic Information (SI) projects, including managing operational and administrative issues relevant to various projects.

Graduate Student Researcher

The student researcher will work with a GHS professor to develop a website around a book she is co-editing on global health data. The book, intended for students and practitioners, will provide a comprehensive overview of new methodologies alongside the novel use of traditional methods for data collection, analysis, interpretation and dissemination.

Malaria Elimination Initiative Lead

Seeking a dynamic and talented individual to provide ongoing leadership and development of the Malaria Elimination Initiative, and scientific and programmatic direction and guidance to its work

Ongoing Opportunities

Child Family Health International (CFHI) Programs

Intensive and immersion programs with various locations and start dates

Global Health Fellows Program II Internships, USAID

Fellowships announced throughout the year

Global Health Service Partnership (GHSP)

Partnership between the Peace Corps, PEPFAR, and Seed Global Health
Information; résumés accepted anytime

NIH Global Health Program for Fellows and Scholars

Fogarty International Center (FIC), National Institutes of Health

NGO Abroad

Volunteer Nursing Opportunities

Unite For Sight's Global Impact Corps

Global health volunteer and education experience for students and professionals