We study transmission dynamics using a combination of theoretical and empirical approaches to improve global health.
Postdoctoral Position: Global Cholera Dynamics
Our group in the Department of Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is looking for a postdoctoral fellow to work on projects related to cholera dynamics aimed at understanding the global burden and geographic distribution of the disease. The ideal applicant will have significant quantitative experience in spatial statistics or biostatistics, epidemiology, and/or ecology, a strong background in programming and R package development, and an interest in public health research related to disease prevention and control in global settings. In addition to analytic work, the position will provide opportunities to engage with officials at Ministries of Health, the WHO, UNICEF, and other high-level partners on matters related the control of cholera and in disease mapping. Applicants with, or nearing completion of, a doctoral degree in epidemiology, biostatistics, or a related public health field will be considered.