International employment opportunities
Posted on : August 01, 2018 Application deadline : Until filled
|Senior Director, Health Systems and Population Studies Division|
icddr,b, formerly the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, is an international public health research institution based in Dhaka, Bangladesh, and has a 58 year history of innovation. Its research agenda, which reflects the full spectrum of global health challenges affecting people living in poverty, is articulated in detail in its current Strategic Plan (available at http://www.icddrb.org). icddr,b is structured into five Scientific Divisions and one Central Management Services (CMS) Division.
The Health Systems and Population Studies Division is one of the five Scientific Divisions of icddr,b. The division includes four programmes of research:
The division also runs health and population surveillance systems in field sites.
Reporting directly to the Executive Director, the Senior Director of the Health Systems and Population Studies Division is a seasoned and strategic executive with an international reputation for excellence in health systems research. S/he will be responsible for leading and effectively managing a team of over 300 staff with 14 PhD level scientists.
icddr,b invites applications for the position of Senior Director, Health Systems and Population Studies Division based at icddr,b’s headquarters in Dhaka, Bangladesh. icddr,b offers internationally competitive remuneration at UN equivalent D1 level paid in US Dollars. The appointment will be made on a fixed-term basis initially for three (3) years, which is renewable depending on performance and availability of funds.
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Required Qualifications and Experience: