Careers in Global Health

Opportunities at UCSF Institute for Global Health Sciences


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Deputy Director, University of California Global Health Institute (UCGHI)

The Deputy Director is the central administrative authority of UCGHI. S/he plays a central leadership, management, and stewardship role across all aspects of existing and new initiatives as well as UCGHI’s communications efforts.

Project Manager, Global Village and Youth Programme - AIDS 2020

The Project Manager, Global Village and Youth Programme will coordinate and support the Global Village and Youth Programme team as well as plan, organize and implement activities for the conference based on guidance from the Global Village and Youth Programme Working Group. Contact: Larkin Callaghan

Associate Project Manager, Global Village and Youth Programme - AIDS 2020

The Associate Project Manager, Global Village and Youth Programme will coordinate the management of the Global Village at AIDS 2020. Contact: Larkin Callaghan

Conference Project Manager--AIDS 2020 (2 positions)

The Conference Project Managers will oversee the development of high-quality sessions and/or workshops for the programme of the 23rd International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2020). Contact: Larkin Callaghan

Local Communications Officer - AIDS 2020

The Local Communications Officer position will be based in San Francisco, California and report to the Director, Communications based in the International Secretariat in Geneva and will work in close collaboration with the Head of Local Office. The position is full-time and fixed-term to start as soon as possible until 14 August 2020. Contact: Larkin Callaghan

Senior Research Manager, Surveillance Research & Regional Elimination, Asia Pacific

Information - Req 51875BR
The Malaria Elimination Initiative (MEI) is leading the coordination of a two-year Global Fund-funded operational research project in Laos PDR and Thailand to evaluate the effectiveness of using village malaria workers (VMWs) equipped with highly sensitive rapid diagnostic tests to conduct surveillance for P.falciparum and P.vivax among high risk forest workers.

Director of International Operations

Information - Req 51642BR
The Director is responsible for developing and leading an international research and operations support office and providing campus-wide support to international strategic initiatives, projects and programs to advance the University's international research.

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