Course Opportunities

Essentials in Research Readiness Skills

Next offered in Spring 2015. Mandatory course for all PhD students.

Pre-Doctoral Work Study and Fellowships

Click on the link below to direct to details on each position.

NIAID and NIH Internships and Training Opportunities

CDC Evaluation Fellowship Program: 2013 - 2014

Fellows will work under the leadership of CDC's Chief Evaluation Officer; they will be assigned to specific CDC host programs, developing and implementing program evaluations and studies for/with those programs. Fellows take on periodic small evaluation projects and assist with cross-agency evaluation efforts. Submit resume/CV by June 28,2013. Applicants that pass the initial screening will be asked to submit a 1000 word essay on interests, strengths, qualifications, information on up to three recent evaluation projects, contact information for 2 references, two letters of recommendation.


Christine Mirzayan Science & Technology Policy Graduate Fellowships

Deadline: September 5, 2013

Applications for January 2014 fellowship, selections made in late October 2013. Open to graduate and professional school students and those who have completed graduate studies in the last five years.



 Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Health Communication Research 

Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania . One or more two - year research fellowships in health communication research beginning as early as Fall 2013. This fellowship program offers training in communication research and theory as well as opportunities to become involved in ongoing research. The advanced, rigorous training and experience provided will prepare fellows for careers as independent investigators. Please apply by July 1, 2013. Contact Joseph Cappella, PhD (215-746-3400, Include letter of introduction, CV, contact for 3 references.



Fogarty Global Health Fellowship Program


Fulbright-Fogarty Post Doctoral Research Awards in Public Health

Fulbright-Fogarty U.S. scholar grants have been newly established to promote post-doctoral research in public health in resource-limited settings. Apply to participate in conducting current research at sites affiliated with the Fogarty International Center (FIC) of the U.S. National Institutes of Health. For 2013-2014, sites in seven countries -Bangladesh, Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, South Africa and Zimbabwe - will host post-doctoral research scholars for nine-month grants, and sites in Peru will accept scholars for five months. Scholars who received their Ph.D. or other appropriate terminal degree within the past five years are eligible to apply.


The Akili Inititive

An online student initiative for global health has created a new Jobs and Internships Database to help students access opportunities in the field of global health. The database includes over 150 global health organizations and links to their career websites.



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