Join our research team in California or Tanzania! Read below about two opportunities for doctoral-level scholars in our research group.
1. We're hiring a full-time postdoctoral researcher at UC Berkeley to develop, lead, and collaborate on health-related projects in California and in sub-Saharan Africa. Learn more about the opportunity here. The ideal candidate loves exploring data, has a strong foundation in epidemiology and biostatistics, and has experience leading projects using techniques from causal inference, econometrics, or related disciplines. At the same time, the ideal candidate also has a passion for fieldwork and data collection, working in global settings (particularly in sub-Saharan Africa), collaborating with a diverse team, and applying new and innovative approaches to global health (e.g., human centered design, machine learning). Applicants with demonstrated research productivity are especially welcome. The specific duties of the position include: leading independent statistical analyses, writing peer-reviewed manuscripts, supervising observational and experimental epidemiological studies, and developing and contributing to research proposals.
2. The application cycle for the Global Health Equity Scholars Fellowship is now open! We welcome applications from both Tanzanian and U.S. scholars who want to conduct research at our research site in Shinyanga, Tanzania. The Global Health Equity Scholars (GHES) fellowship is 12-month mentored research fellowship sponsored by the Fogarty International Center (FIC) and several collaborating institutes and centers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The GHES program brings together a consortium that includes the University of California, Berkeley, Florida International University, Stanford University and Yale University, in collaboration with 37 partner institutions in low-and-middle-income countries (LMIC). Learn more about this exciting opportunity here. Applications will be accepted online from August 15 to November 15, 2018.