Student Jobs and Opportunities in Global Health
If you’re a Georgetown student interested in learning more about global health and exploring careers in the field, check out the programs and opportunities below. Follow GHI on Twitter to get the latest information about employment and internship opportunities.
While You're a Student
Undergraduate Study Abroad Programs
The Office of Global Education can work with you to identify opportunities to pursue global health while studying abroad.
Georgetown’s Center for Social Justice, Research and Teaching (CSJ) is home to several staff-run programs and student organizations committed to advancing social justice in diverse fields including in global health. We particularly recommend exploring CSJ’s Alternative Breaks Program, such as JUHAN Oaxaca.
GU Students for Health and Medical Equity can help you better understand health care delivery by providing the opportunity to serve D.C. communities that lack adequate access to healthcare, experience that can translate to a future career overseas.
- The Georgetown Global Health Initiative Student Fellows programis an opportunity for talented undergraduate and graduate students to work with faculty on research projects, to participate in global health-related events, and to network with one another and scholars in the global health field.
Preparing for Life After Graduation
- The Cawley Career Education Center maintains a page on global health with critical information for career planning. Career advisors are another great resource, and we recommend making an appointment with one to discuss your options. Career advisors are another great resource, and we recommend making an appointment with one to discuss your options.
- If you are a graduate student, your graduate school career center can be a helpful resource.
- Georgetown uses Handshake to compile global health opportunities from across industries.
- Devex and the Global Health Council are two organizations outside Georgetown that also have great resources for internships and jobs.