Research Manager (Madagascar) / Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Harvard Medical School)
The Research Manager will work closely with PIVOT’s leadership to launch and coordinate implementation and clinical research initiatives to evaluate PIVOT interventions, and to serve as the central coordinator for PIVOT’s broad ranging research partnerships. In addition, this person will work to build both internal organizational capacity and national capacity for conducting field-based public health research in Madagascar. They will be expected to organize trainings, provide frequent mentorship to Malagasy students and work closely with PIVOT managers to help them evaluate their programs. The Research Manager will also hold a joint postdoctoral fellowship appointment in the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School under the supervision of Dr. Matt Bonds.
Qualified candidates will hold graduate degrees in a public health related field with research experience in limited resource settings, a track record in operational research or field epidemiology, French and English language proficiency and a demonstrated commitment to global health and social justice.