Fellowship Opportunity for PhDs in Social Behaviour Sciences


PhDs in Social Behavioural Sciences are eligible to apply. Skills in global health equity research, quantitative and qualitative analysis, and experience working with disproportionately affected populations is preferred. Deadline is June 30, 2021.

Fellowship Description:

The selected participant(s) will receive training from the Division of Global HIV & TB at CDC mentors in developing and implementing research and programmatic projects that inform the development of effective strategies and interventions to reduce disparities in HIV and TB globally. Mentors and participants will collaborate to develop a list of diverse research activities that they will complete together over the two-year (subject to funding) training period. These activities will be based on the participant’s area(s) of interest, training, and expertise and the mission of the program.

The fellowship seeks doctoral-level researchers (e.g., behavioral scientists, epidemiologists, social scientists, evaluators, educators, economists, anthropologists, or medical doctors with research training and/or experience). Applicants must have completed their doctorates within the past five (5) years.

Two (2) successful applicants will be matched within one of the Offices or Branches listed below. Specifics on the training positions will be determined by the mentor and the fellow.