Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Global Health Project Assistant

The Institut Pasteur is hiring a Project Assistant for a 6-month internship to assist in the launch of the new Pasteur Center for Global Health. The intern shall be under the joint responsibility of the CGH Deputy Director Dr Golbahar Pahlavan and Director Professor Arnaud Fontanet, who is also responsible for the Sciences Po seminar on Global Outbreak Alert and Response, Director of the Unit Epidemiology of Epidemiology of Emerging Diseases, and Director of the Pasteur-Cnam School of Public Health.

Profile and required skills: 
-Recent graduate student or Master student in international relations, public health, etc.
-Knowledge and interest in global health (main challenges related to global health with particular interest in low- and middle- income countries) and/or health research
-Excellent oral and written communication skills in both English and French

-Duration of the internship: 6 months

-Compensation: 508, 20 Euros / month

For more information about the Institut Pasteur, position description, and additional qualifications, see the following link:

Former UVA Center for Global Health University Scholar, Christie Hercik, serves as a post-doctoral research fellow at the Pasteur Institute in Paris, France where she will also be working with the newsly established Pasteur Center for Global Health under the direction of Dr. Arnaud Fontanet.