Univ. Maryland Director of Implementation Science Jobs in Nigeria

Univ. Maryland Director of Implementation Science Jobs in Nigeria

  • Maryland Global Initiatives Corporation an affiliate of the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB), is seeking to recruit a Director of Implementation Science to support Operations Research and publications.

  • The Director of Implementation Science will have the overall responsibility of leadership and management of the Implementation Science Unit

  • S/he will be responsible for making key decisions and solving problems in short timeframes while ensuring operational and project technical quality and integrity.

  • The position will report to the Director of Strategic Information and manage a team of researchers and data analysts.

    Key Functions

  • Lead in the conceptualization and execution of relevant innovative implementation science research topics.

  • Undertake advanced writing of publications, SOPs and technical papers.

  • Support the Principal Investigator and technical team in scientific outputs and assisting with grant development, particularly implementation science-oriented grants such as NIH.

  • Build implementation science, biostatistics and writing capacity among in-country staff. This will mean mentoring young data analysts and developing skills among other support staff.

  • Generate outcome and impact evidence and develop into publications and white papers.

  • Work with HQ technical leadership to integrate relevant components of implementation science.

  • Support in the collection and monitoring of all projects and interpretation of findings.

  • Lead the design of public health messaging and contribute to methods development for framework documents

  • Actively participate and contribute to publications in peer reviewed journals and other program briefs and manuscripts

  • Provide scientific and writing support for proposal preparation

  • Engage in other tasks as requested by the Director, Strategic Information & Country Director.


  • Master of Science or doctoral degree in epidemiology, social statistics or related field.

    Knowledge, Skills, and Experience

  • Prior experience in monitoring,
    designing, and implementing programs in health, HIV/AIDS, TB, or health systems strengthening, with demonstrated supervision experience.

  • Prior experience in using electronic medical records
  • Experience in impact and evaluation studies design and execution

  • A familiarity with US Government Agencies and PEPFAR reporting requirements.

  • Analysis and data management skills as well as demonstrated analytical skills and experience in identifying and evaluating best practices and state-of-the-art approaches to be utilized by public health projects

  • Experience working in global health and in developing countries

  • Experience working with statistical software platforms (R, STATA, SAS, SPSS etc.),

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English.

  • Ability to communicate and coordinate effectively with donors, ministries of health, project partners

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Univ. Maryland Director of Implementation Science Jobs in Nigeria

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