Careers in Global Health

Opportunities at UCSF Institute for Global Health Sciences

Training and Support Coordinator 

Information - Req 57869BR
IGHS is looking for Training and Support Coordinator to organize technical trainings and establish scheduling of technical support staff. The Training and Support Coordinator will work closely with SFDPH business owners, team leads and UCSF training leads to coordinate trainings for case investigation and contact training data capture.  

Informatics Project Manager

Information - Req 57878BR
UCSF is seeking a full time Informatics Project Manager intimately familiar with informatics project management as well as developing and articulating evolving workflows as they relate to informatics systems. This position will be part of a larger team collaborating closely with San Francisco Department of Public Health Informatics and Operations teams to define technology and features to meet evolving business needs and manage the implementation of these solutions

Learning Managment Systems Administrator

Information - Req 57702BR
COVID-19 has ushered in a new era of virtual training and education. Affiliates of the UCSF Institute for Global Health Sciences (IGHS), including the Center for Global Health Delivery, Diplomacy & Economics, the Center for Health Equity in Surgery and Anesthesia, the Division of Global Health Equity in the Department of Anesthesia, and the UCSF Pandemic Initiative for Equity & Action, have rapidly transitioned to providing online learning in response to COVID-19 restrictions on travel and in-person learning. To synergize across projects and maximize outputs from expertise in learning management systems, UCSF is hiring a Learning Management System (LMS) Administrator. The LMS Administrator will provide broad management and technical expertise to coordinate and execute high-quality online course delivery across multiple LMSs to a global community of learners. Content areas include respiratory care, HIV, and COVID-19.

Informatics Technical Advisor

Information - Req 57579BR
The Informatics Technical Advisor will provide technical oversight of informatics-related aspects of UCSF GSI projects, such as innovative data collection systems, data warehousing, and dashboard development with tools such as Power BI.  Additionally, this position will lead the development and implementation of international health messaging standards (FHIR, HL7 etc.), standardized terminologies, health information exchanges, master patient indices and deduplication/linkage of clients. Depending on time and project portfolio, the candidate may be responsible for the direct implementation of some of these projects. The person will furthermore provide technical assistance (TA), training and mentorship to beneficiaries of CDC-funded projects, such as host governments, local and regional governments, implementing partners and universities – based on TA requests. When needed, the person will lead the recruitment of additional informatics capacity for specific projects and provide technical oversight and supervision.  Additionally, the individual will be responsible for data analysis as needed.

Faculty, Institute of Global Health Equity Research
Head: Research Projects and Training

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Contribute to IGHER’s research, and research training program by leading: the growth of programs in research consisting of multiple and varied research projects; and the development and delivery of a suite of research related education and training programs. Apply here

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