Senior Infectious Disease Advisor
Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
The Global Health Fellows Program (GHFP) is a five year cooperative agreement implemented and managed by the Public Health Institute (PHI) in partnership with the Harvard School of Public Health, Management Systems International and Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.
GHFP is supported by the US Agency for International Development (USAID).
Required Skills, Knowledge & Experience:
Master’s degree in public health (MD preferred) with emphasis on infectious diseases
Minimum ten years’ experience in public health programs with emphasis on infectious diseases, primarily TB
At least three years’ experience working on international health care delivery in international or resource poor settings. Experience in multiple countries in Sub Saharan Africa and Asia preferred
Demonstrated ability to design and implement ID programs, with a particular emphasis on TB, in developing country settings
Knowledge of and familiarity with international ID and TB initiatives and organizations and the ability to interact successfully
Demonstrated flexibility and openness in responding to changing work priorities and environment
Demonstrated ability to analyze and synthesize information, and to develop strategies and programs to address gaps
Demonstrated experience in monitoring and evaluation of program implementation
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work cross-culturally with diverse teams
Excellent analytical written and oral communication skills
Willingness to travel throughout Ethiopia
US Citizenship or US Permanent Residency required.
For salary and benefits, see; GHFP FELLOWS and for information on the job and how to apply visit: Senior Infectious Disease Advisor