CDDEP seeks to provide a pleasant and supportive work environment for all employees, and offers a competitive range of benefits. We encourage close collaboration and open communication among all staff members, and actively mentor employees to nurture their best performance.
CDDEP is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. It is our policy to recruit, hire, and provide opportunities for advancement in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, citizenship, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, or disability. CDDEP enforces a strict non-smoking and drug-free workplace policy. We offer a competitive benefits package, which includes health and dental plans, retirement, partial tuition reimbursement, and accumulated medical and annual leave.
Open positions are posted regularly on the CDDEP website and advertised online and in appropriate outlets. Standing staff recruiting committees oversee hiring of management and senior research positions. Because of recruiting volume, we regret that we will only accept applications for positions that are currently open and only those applicants that are selected for further discussions will be contacted.
Research Analyst (Data Visualization), Delhi
The Data Visualization Research Analyst must be able to convert raw data into interactive dashboards and data explorations tools, as well as design visually compelling reports. We seek applicants with backgrounds in data science, data visualization and/or computer science with an interest in global health and/or health policy. An undergraduate degree is required, although an MA/MS/MPH is preferred. Proficiency in Tableau or other data visualization software/platforms (e.g., Adobe Creative Suite, Illustrator, Photoshop) is necessary, and programming experience in SQL and web page design is a plus. Position is in New Delhi, India. More Information.
Research Analyst (Data Management), Nairobi
We seek applicants with backgrounds in global health, epidemiology, and/or biostatistics, to work as part of our research team. Candidates must have a BA/BS, although an MA/MS/MPH is preferred. We especially seek individuals with knowledge of microbiology and good analytical reasoning and technical writing skills. Statistical programming experience using R or STATA is necessary, and programming experience in other languages including C/C++, SQL, or python is a plus. Must be well organized, attentive to detail, and able to work independently. Position is in Nairobi, Kenya. More Information.
Researcher (Part-Time): Vaccine Information Delivery, Uganda
We seek an energetic and experienced Researcher with experience working in healthcare facilities in Uganda to collaborate on a Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation grant. Candidates must have a BA/BS with 10+ years of experience, or a MA/MS/MPH and 4+ years of experience in a relevant field. Strong expertise and experience in vaccine delivery, social and behavior change, program implementation, and monitoring and evaluation are required, and familiarity with Uganda Ministry of Health or local Ugandan food distribution networks are a plus.
The position is part-time with a desired start date of November 2019. More Information.
CDDEP invites applications for a Post Doctoral Researcher to collaborate on projects involving the economic analysis of infectious diseases, vaccination strategies and disease outbreaks. Applications will be accepted for a two-year position. The successful candidate would have considerable flexibility in defining specific research avenues within the broad boundaries described above. Qualifications include a Ph.D. in Economics, skills in game theory and econometrics, and interest in collaborating with non-economists. More Information.