Opportunities

Assistant Research Officer (gis)

Reference Number: 
ARO-GIS-121118
Employment Type: 
Full time
Category: 
Research-GIS
Job Grade: 
6.01
Country: 
Kenya
Location: 
Nairobi
JOB PURPOSE: 

Population Health Unit

Within the scope Population Health Unit, we aim to understand changing epidemiology of malaria, develop metrics for monitoring trends in malaria morbidity and evaluating the impacts of malaria interventions.  Our work also seeks to expand the understanding of physical access to health services in sub-Saharan Africa. We are also interested in better understanding the determinants of health transitions and vulnerabilities at fine scales, and work towards embedding the use of data science for decision-making by national ministries.

Population health unit would like to recruit three Assistant Research Officers (GIS) to assemble and analyze various spatial data.  The post holders will work closely with various scientists within the Population health team.

Project Coordinator

Reference Number: 
PC-5102018
Employment Type: 
Full time
Category: 
Clinical
Job Grade: 
6.01
Country: 
Kenya
Location: 
Kilifi
JOB PURPOSE: 

The main purpose of the job will be the coordination of all activities required for the implementation of the Multistage-malaria vaccine consortium(MMVC) projects. This will involve evaluating components of a candidate malaria vaccine(R21/MM) in phase I and II trials and conducting controlled human malaria infection studies to assess efficacy. In particular, the post holder will work in consultation with the project manager to ensure that all study logistics are performed on time, supervise the collection of data and participate in the communications and engagement strategy for the project.

Research Medical Officer

Reference Number: 
RMO-5112018
Employment Type: 
Full time
Category: 
Clinical Healthcare and Research
Job Grade: 
7.11
Country: 
Kenya
Location: 
Kilifi
JOB PURPOSE: 

To undertake research/ clinical trials and ensure compliance with statutory, regulatory and programme policies in performing/overseeing clinical activities and the execution of research studies.