Agency: U.S. Agency for International Development
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The area of consideration for this announcement is US Citizens and Nationals.
"Since its founding in 1961, the US Agency for International Development has invested in innovative, cost-effective solutions that save millions of lives..."
USAID is an independent Federal Government agency that receives overall foreign policy guidance from the Secretary of State. With headquarters in Washington, D.C., USAID fosters transformational development around the world to support economic growth and trade; agriculture and the environment; education and training; democracy and governance; global health; global partnerships and humanitarian assistance. The Agency operates in four regions of the world: Sub-Saharan Africa; Asia and the Near East; Latin America and the Caribbean; and Europe and Eurasia. USAID employees in the Civil Service and Foreign Service, as well as individuals employed through Personal Service Contracts, must adhere to our Counter Trafficking in Persons Code of Conduct. For more information on USAID please click on the following link: http://www.usaid.gov/
The US Agency for International Development (USAID), Bureau for Global Health (GH), Office of HIV/AIDS, Implementation Support Division (OHA ISD) is seeking a Health Science Specialist. As a Health Science Specialist you will serve as a senior advisor working with the Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC) team. ISD is devoted to a range of activities both at the country level and at the Washington, DC, headquarters, that include program management of grants and cooperative agreements, country HIV/AIDS program assessments, program design, and evaluation of US Government (USG) sponsored international development assistance programs. For greater detail on the job duties, please see the "Duties" section of this announcement. For more information on the Bureau for Global Health, please click on the following link: Bureau for Global Health
This position is concurrently being announced under 13-0090-DM. The area of consideration for that announcement is Federal Status Eligibles, meaning those who have eligibility to compete under Federal merit promotion.
If you are interested in this position you are encouraged to read the vacancy announcement in the entirety and follow the instructions listed under "How To Apply".
- Must be a US Citizen and Nationals
- Must be able to obtain and maintain a SECRET level security clearance
- Males born after 12/31/1959, must be registered with the Selective Service
- Position requires travel to developing countries; up to 20%
- May be required to serve a 1-year probationary period