“The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington offers a Post-Bachelor Fellowship in Global Health that combines a full-time professional position, academic research, and education with progressive on-the-job training and mentoring from a renowned group of professors. As a PBF, you will join a community of passionate researchers using creativity to solve complex global health problems. This program provides Post-Bachelor Fellows the option to pursue a fully funded Master of Public Health degree at the University of Washington.
The Post-Bachelor Fellowship is a structured program where individuals can apply their knowledge and passion to help advance the field of health metrics and accelerate global health progress. This fellowship provides a unique opportunity for recent college graduates with strong quantitative skills to train with faculty and senior researchers on a variety of global health projects.
Bachelor’s degree and proven quantitative and analytical skills. High academic potential and a strong interest in pursuing academic or professional careers related to public health and global health. No background in global health or a related field is required.
- Resume (2 page limit)
- Academic transcript
- One letter of reference from a professor/professional familiar with your coursework or research
- Brief personal statement (500 word max.) on how your skills, experience and long term career goals contribute to your candidacy
Join us on Wednesday, November 16, 2:00pm PST for a live program overview webcast featuring current fellows. For more information on the event, visit us on Facebook.”
Application Deadline: January 10, 2017, 11:59 PST
Learn more about the PBF program and IHME at: http://www.healthdata.org/post-bachelor-fellowship.