USAID Global Health Mechanisms

Other Global Health Career Opportunities at USAID

Global Health Technical Professionals (GHTP) is a US Agency for International Development (USAID) program that offers early- to mid-career global health professionals the opportunity to advance their careers supporting the USAID Bureau for Global Health and its implementing partners.  You can view open positions here:

In addition to the GHTP, there are multiple  avenues to a career  supporting USAID Global Health (GH) Bureau and its mission.  The most common hiring mechanisms for the GH bureau are provided below with brief descriptions and links for more information. 

The Global Health Support Initiative (III) program offers global health career opportunities in support of health programs in USAID Bureaus, Offices, and Missions. This staff includes administrative, programmatic, management, communications, and technical assistance professionals. GHSI-III recruits highly specialized and experienced public health professionals in a broad range of technical areas including HIV/AIDS, Maternal and Child Health, Family Planning and Infectious Disease.  View current openings here : GHSI-III Opportunities with SSI and GHSI-III Opportunities with CAMRIS    

Sustaining Technical and Analytical Resources (STAR) is a USAID-supported project which aims to strengthen the practice of global health through a learning-centered Fellowship and Internship program, capacity-building for host organizations, and knowledge-sharing collaborations between academic institutions.  View current openings at

For information about USAID’s career opportunities across all technical areas visit: