The Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. (CHAI) is a global health organization committed to saving lives and reducing the burden of disease in low-and middle-income countries, while strengthening the capabilities of governments and the private sector in those countries to create and sustain high-quality health systems that can succeed without our assistance. For more information, please visit: http://www.clintonhealthaccess.org.
CHAI is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to providing an environment of fairness, and mutual respect where all applicants have access to equal employment opportunities. CHAI values diversity and inclusion, and recognizes that our mission is best advanced by the leadership and contributions of people with diverse experience, backgrounds, and culture.
CHAI’s global malaria and neglected tropical disease (NTD) program provides direct technical and operational support to countries around the globe to strengthen their programs and reduce the burden of preventable, treatable diseases. We support governments to scale up effective interventions for prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and surveillance, with the goals of sustainably reducing the number of illnesses and deaths worldwide in the short-term and accelerating progress towards elimination of malaria and NTDs in the long term.
Overview of role
CHAI is seeking a highly motivated individual to work as an Epidemiologist, Senior Research Associate helping government programs make high-impact, resource-efficient decisions and build systems to eliminate malaria and NTDs in endemic countries across Africa, Central America, and Southeast Asia. This position will be responsible for providing technical assistance on a wide range of analytics for strategic program planning, monitoring, and evaluation of surveillance, case management practices, and interventions. This role will lead or support design, implementation, and dissemination of operational research, conduct statistical and geospatial analysis to answer specific questions and understand disease patterns, and effectively communicate outcomes to enable governments to use results to make decisions. The base location for this role can be any CHAI country contingent on Country Director approval.
CHAI places great value on relevant personal qualities including resourcefulness, tenacity, independence, patience, humility, and strong work ethic.
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