USAID Global Health Mechanisms

Other Global Health Career Opportunities at USAID

In addition to the GHTP, there are multiple mechanisms that serve USAID Global Health Bureau in support of its mission.  Brief descriptions and links are provided for additional information below.

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

The Global Health Program Cycle Improvement Project (GH Pro) is an $89.5 million, five-and-a-half-year contract that is available to the Bureau for Global Health offices, regional and other bureaus, and field missions of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in health program assessment, design, monitoring and evaluation, and program support. GH Pro consultants provide USAID operating units with short- and medium-term technical services and expertise pertaining to program and project evaluation, mission support, technical assistance, GH program and research management, and meeting logistical support. GH Pro is implemented by Dexis Consulting Group and its partner, The QED Group, LLC. The project was awarded in July 2014 and will close on December 30, 2019. For more information, visit

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