South Coast Doctoral Training Partnership


South Coast DTP accepting applications for funding commencing in the 2019/20 Academic Year.

Submission deadline is Thursday, 24th January 2019.

AfOx Visiting Fellows Program


The AfOx Visiting Fellows Program is designed to enhance academic mobility and network building. The program supports African scholars and researchers working in any discipline to spend periods of flexible time in Oxford.

Submission deadline is Friday, 25th January 2019.

 2019 L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science UK & Ireland Fellowship Awards Programme


The fellowship awards are open to female early-career researchers working in the field of life and physical sciences, engineering, mathematics and computer sciences. The fellowships have been designed to provide flexible and practical financial support to ensure these women further their research and careers

Submission deadline is Friday, 01st February 2019.

AREF-EDCTP Preparatory Fellowships

The Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF) and the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) are jointly calling for applications from emerging African health researchers for AREF-EDCTP Preparatory Fellowships.

Submission deadline is Friday, 01st February 2019.

Obama Foundation Scholars Program

Class 2019 - 2020


The Obama Foundation Scholars Program seeks to support dynamic, collaborative, rising leaders from around the world in an innovative one-year academic experience.

Submission deadline is Sunday, 03rd February 2019.

TDR Clinical Research and Development Fellowships


The Clinical Research and Development Fellowship (CRDF) scheme is jointly implemented by EDCTP (the European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership) and TDR, the UNICEF/UNDP/World Bank/WHO Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases.

Submission deadline is Thursday, 07th March 2019.

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

2019-20 GSK Scholarships for Future Health Leaders


Three scholarships are offered to support the training and development of the next generation of leaders in global health, and strengthen the capacity of health systems and health-related research in Africa.

These highly competitive scholarships are available to applicants intending to study on a one-year, full-time, London-based MSc programme at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.

Submission deadline is Wednesday, 13th February 2019.

Brocher Foundation
Research for Human being and Society

Call for visiting Researchers residency in 2020


The Brocher Foundation offers visiting Researchers the opportunity to come at the Brocher Centre in a peaceful park on the shores of Lake Geneva, to write a book, articles, an essay or a PhD thesis. The visiting positions are an occasion to meet other researchers from different disciplines and countries as well as experts from numerous International Organizations & Non Governmental Organizations based in Geneva, such as WHO, WTO, WIPO, UNHCR, ILO, WMA, ICRC, and others.

Submission deadline is Sunday, 17th February 2019.

American Institutes For Research

Researcher: Women’s Collective Specialist in East-Africa (Qualitative)


American Institutes for Research (AIR) is leading a research initiative that aims to strengthen the evidence on the impact and cost-effectiveness of women empowerment collectives (including but not limited to self-help groups, saving groups, and participatory women’s groups) and to provide technical assistance to the gender equality team of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) and its evaluation partners. We aim to synthesize existing evidence on women’s empowerment collectives in India and East Africa. This work will provide guidance for future evaluations of women’s empowerment collectives. AIR will closely consult with the gender equality team at BMGF as well as other research partners in the design and implementation of the research. 

To support this exciting work, AIR is seeking experts based in East Africa to serve as consultants to contribute to the research on the impact and cost-effectiveness of women’s collectives in East-Africa and to provide guidance to BMGF and its evaluation partners.

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine


The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is renowned for its research, postgraduate studies and continuing education in public and global health. We have an annual research income of more than £140 million and are one of the highest-rated research institutions in the UK.

For current vacancies click below.

Sabin Vaccine Institute

Director, Global Community Engagement


Do you like to develop relationships? Are you a problem solver and creative thinker? Are you able to connect with people from different backgrounds? If so, please consider joining the Sabin team as the next Director of Global Community Engagement.

Sabin Vaccine Institute Senior Associate


The Senior Associate will join Sabin’s Typhoid Team, who are working to accelerate the prevention and control of typhoid through research, education and advocacy.

FHI 360

Zonal Coordinator - Imo State


The State Focal Person oversees the accelerated scale up of A&T activities in 2 or 3 states. H/She is responsible for program planning, implementation, monitoring, and reporting of the interventions implemented by A&T and its partners in the assigned state(s).  H/She is accountable for judicious use of all resources entrusted with A&T and its partners in the assigned state(s).

Nigeria Health Watch

Informed commentary, intelligence, and insights on the Nigeria health sector


Nigeria Health Watch uses informed advocacy and communication to influence health policy and seek better health and access to healthcare in Nigeria. 

For latest public health jobs in Nigeria click below.