Careers in Global Health

Opportunities at UCSF Institute for Global Health Sciences

Health Security Middle East/North Africa Program Manager

Information - Req 67675BR
The Officer will work closely with the Director of the Center for Pandemic Preparedness and Response (CPPR), other faculty and technical experts, program managers, project staff, and stakeholders on projects funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other funders. The Officer will also provide project oversight / technical advice on a number projects, including managing operational and administrative issues relevant to various projects. CPPR is looking for a candidate that is able to speak fluent Arabic and English. This position may travel up to 30% / year.This is a one-year contract position with the possibility of extension based on funding.

Namibia Program Manager

Information - Req 67030BR
The Namibia Program Manager will work closely with the UCSF and local Global Programs staff, Ministries of Health staff, CDC personnel as well as staff at implementing partners managing the Namibia portfolio of projects including: COVID-19 DHIS-2, Master Patients Index, Ptracker, Data Integration, Barcode Printer, Urine Tenofavir POC study, and Recency projects. 

Research Assistant 

Information - Req 69855BR
The Research Assistant (RA) will work directly with the Director of the UCSF Institute for Global health Sciences (IGHS) to assist him with day-to-day programming and operations planning, development and business development and policy implementation. The RA will have the opportunity to organize and attend leadership meetings, seminars and special programs. The RA will also work with the Director’s Executive Team (which includes leads in communications, human resources, development, partnerships and finance) to assist with the day-to-day operation of IGHS as well as special projects. 

Data Analyst

Information - Req 69999BR
Technically support the development and implementation of data warehouses, including code review and testing, as well as SQL Query verification in compliance with funder requirements; support the design, development, and implementation of ETL programs to load various databases on a continuous and ongoing basis into a master database; support the design and development of templates for reporting. 

Director, Advocacy, Financing, and Sustainability

Information - Req 68094BR
The Director of Advocacy, Financing, and Sustainability (AFS) is responsible for leading MEI’s work to advance political and financial action with districts, countries, regions, and the global community toward malaria elimination and eradication. The AFS Director oversees the MEI’s porfolio of work supporting countries around the world to build a resilient and sustainable malaria response by increasing subnational ownership for malaria elimination, expanding capacity for budget advocacy and domestic resource mobilization, planning for transition or reduction of donor financing, and generating evidence on sustainability solutions. The AFS Director serves as Principal Investigator on a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to provide donor transitions and budget advocacy support to countries in Southeast Asia in collaboration with the Asia Pacific Malaria Leaders Alliance and is responsible for expanding partnerships for MEI sustainability support in other regions of the world, including sub-Saharan Africa and Central America. The AFS Director manages a remote team of MEI staff and is responsible for ensuring high-quality and timely program delivery.

Opportunities at Partner Organizations

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