Post-Doctoral Fellow Position
The Johns Hopkins Center for Humanitarian Health is a unique and collaborative Johns Hopkins academic program conducted jointly by the Bloomberg School of Public Health, the School of Medicine and the School of Nursing. It is hosted at and administered by the Bloomberg School of Public Health, and draws upon a variety of disciplines, including epidemiology, demography, emergency and disaster medicine, health systems management, nutrition/food security, environmental engineering, mental health, political science and human rights. The Center collaborates with a variety of organizations including national and international non-governmental organizations (NGOs), multilateral and UN organizations, and Governmental agencies, as well as other research institutions on field-based research and humanitarian projects.
The Center’s vision is to pursue new knowledge and disseminate this learning to save lives and reduce human suffering and other consequences of humanitarian emergencies and disasters.
The Johns Hopkins Center for Humanitarian Health is seeking an outstanding Postdoctoral Fellow interested in studying various aspects of humanitarian health with a focus on implementation science. The position is hosted at and administered by the Department of International Health in the Bloomberg School of Public Health.
- PhD or DrPH in international health or related field
- At least 2 years field experience in humanitarian or fragile context settings
- Fluent in written and spoken English
- Ability to develop novel approaches
- Capacity to work, support and supervise interdisciplinary work across teams
- Excellent organizational and communication skills
- Fluency in French or Arabic
Job Type: Full-time
Required education: Doctorate
Required experience: At least 2 years field experience in humanitarian or fragile context settings
Location: Baltimore, MD, USA
Travel: approximately 25-30% foreign travel
Application deadline: Open until filled
Salary is competitive. Interested candidates can send CV and contact information for 3 professional references to HumanitHealth@jhu.edu
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