Careers in Global Health

Opportunities at UCSF Institute for Global Health Sciences

Communications Manager 

Information - Req 65371BR
The Communications Manager serves the Institute for Global Health Sciences and the Dept. of Epidemiology and Biostatistics leadership teams, developing, implementing or executing a comprehensive, multidisciplinary communications program and working in two or more communications disciplines in the area of population sciences. The Communications Manager will partner/collaborate with the UCSF Office of Communications, which leads media relations, digital communications for the UCSF website and social media channels, and brand communications for the UCSF enterprise as required and ensure that all mentions of UCSF must comply with media relations and University of California policies.

Program Assistant

Information - Req 64776BR
The MEI Program Assistant is a member of the MEI Operations Team who provides programmatic and administrative support to the MEI Team and its activities in the US, Europe, Latin America, Africa and Asia. Responsibilities will include: setting up amount-based purchase orders, vendor agreements and individual consultant agreements; monitoring, tracking, and reviewing invoices; assisting with onboarding and offboarding team members; managing procurement for the team; coordinating team meetings; booking complex international travel as necessary; processing travel advances and expense reimbursements as necessary; leading logistical arrangements for MEI local and international meetings and events. The MEI Program Assistant will also provide communications support including: developing and updating content for MEI’s website and newsletter, tracking publications, strengthening MEI’s knowledge management practices, developing, editing, and/or formatting slide decks, templates, graphs, social media assets, and other materials.

Director, UC Global Health Institute

Full post
The UC Global Health Institute (UCGHI) is seeking candidates for the director position. The successful candidate will be a dynamic leader who will bring vision, strategy, collaboration skills, and a track record of promoting organizational growth. They will provide strategic and intellectual leadership to the Institute, while embracing the complex institutional environment of a UC systemwide initiative. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a strong track record of consensus-building leadership. The director will be expected to maintain existing – and develop new – strategic partnerships, leveraging resources from across the 10 UC campuses. It is strongly preferred that the new UCGHI Director be a current or former UC faculty or staff member.

Global Programs Accountant

Information - Req 60974BR
This is a highly specialized position that supports the financial management of UCSF’s six foreign offices in Africa and one in Asia, referred to as Global Programs for Research and Training. The Global Programs Accountant works closely with the local financial staff from UCSF’s Global Programs offices and central units at UCSF (Controller’s Office, Office of Sponsored Research, Academic Departments) to track and reconcile foreign expenditures incurred under Global Programs offices while ensuring alignment with University of California systems and policies as well as local laws and sponsor policies.

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