TB job opportunities at the World Health Organization

17 July 2017

Our friends at the World Health Organization are looking for a few individuals to fill two vacancies that they have at the moment.  Please see below for details:

TB epidemiologist in Liberia

The National Leprosy and TB Control Programme (NTLP) of Liberia is re-advertising the post of an epidemiologist. The duration of the appointment is one year, with a preferred starting date as soon as possible.  Further detail is provided in the enclosed terms of reference:

Click here to download the epidemiologist job specification.

Interested candidates are requested to submit their CV and letter of interest as soon as possible* to Ms Dedeh Kesselly, Programme Manager of the NTLP (dedehb.kesselly@gmail.com), with copy to Ms Sophie Parwon (sparwonmohgf@gmail.com) from the Programme Coordinating Unit of the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare.

Global TB Programme consultant

The TB Monitoring and Evaluation (TME) Unit of the Global TB Programme at WHO is seeking a consultant to support anti-TB drug resistance surveys.

The selected consultant will provide epidemiological support for the planning and implementation of surveys in Africa and Asia.  

More information is found in the terms of reference:

Click here to download the Global TB Programme consultant job specification.

Applicants should send their CV and cover letter to Matteo Zignol zignolm@who.int and Valerie Robert robertv@who.int by Friday 21st July. 

*NB the deadline for the epidemiologist in Liberia role was 11th July, although this date has been extended by a few days and strong candidates are still being encouraged to apply.