Internship Opportunities: USAID. Deadline January 28, 2013
Dear Global Health Colleague,
The internship application deadline is approaching! Submit all your application materials by January 28th, 5:00 PM EST.
Make summer 2013 your career stepping stone The Global Health Fellows Program II (GHFP-II) is pleased to announce its Summer 2013 internships with the US Agency for International Development (USAID) in the Agency's Washington, DC headquarters. We have added 4 positions since the initial announcement, for a total of 25 available summer internships!
Work with the largest development agency in the world USAID is home to a wide range of global health professionals working on health projects of international scope and importance. Contribute your skills to specific activities in one of five offices of the USAID Bureau for Global Health: Office of the Assistant Administrator; Office of HIV/AIDS; Office of Population and Reproductive Health; Office of Health, Infectious Diseases and Nutrition; and the Office of Programming, Planning, and Policy.
These internships will provide you a unique opportunity to gain practical experience in the field of global health. You'll be working with experienced professionals on health projects of international importance.
To learn more about what it's like to be a GHFP-II intern, check out this great video made by a GHFP-II 2012 Summer Alumnus.
Technical areas include:
Infectious diseases: HIV/AIDS, TB, Malaria
Maternal and child health
Commodities and logistics
Positions and Applicants
A variety of competitive positions are available. While most positions are at the graduate level, some positions are also open to undergraduate students who meet certain criteria, as well as some that will be challenging for PhD candidates and mid-career changers. We are interested in people from a broad range of disciplines including:
Supply chain management
Database technology and informatics
Population and demographic studies
25 Summer 2013 Internships are available, including:
NEW Office of HIV/AIDS
Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC) and Social Service Workforce Strengthening (SSWS) Intern
NEW Office of HIV/AIDS; Implementation Support Division
Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC) Psychosocial Support and Evaluation Intern
NEW Office of Health, Infectious Disease, and Nutrition
The Black Emergency Managers Association International
BLACK FIRE BRIGADE
African Public Health Coalition
Upward African Women
Mission is to increase the diversity of corporate America by increasing the diversity of business school faculty. We attract African-Americans, Hispanic-Americans and Native Americans to business Ph.D. programs, and provide a network of peer support on their journey to becoming professors.