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Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Scientist A-POPVAC Project Job at MRC/UVRI and LSTM Uganda Research Unit - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Scientist A-POPVAC Project

Jobs at:
MRC/UVRI and LSTM Uganda Research Unit

Deadline of this Job:
Friday 4 May 2018

Duty Station:
Entebbe, Uganda

Established in 1988, the MRC/ UVRI and LSHTM Uganda Research Unit is an internationally recognized Center of excellence for research on HIV infection and related diseases, contributing knowledge on the evolving epidemic, the evaluation of innovative health care options, treatment and prevention, and the development of health policy and prance in Africa and worldwide. The Unit's head offices are located at the Uganda Virus Research Institute- Entebbe Campus, and the main research activities in Masaka, Kalungu, Kampala and Wakiso districts, including the peri-urban areas of Entebbe.
The Unit is now seeking enthusiastic and experienced individuals to fill the following position:

Role Position: Scientist A-POPVAC Project
Reporting to: Programme Head (immunomodulation and Vaccines)
The holder of the position will offer scientific leadership and ensure timely and credible execution of project activities. This position requires willingness to travel and work in island communities and rural communities for fieldwork.
Some Key Responsibilities: 1. Coordinate studies including development of protocols, SOPs, preparing and maintaining Site investigator file and ensuring timely and accurate delta collection. 2. Make scientific contributions through grant applications, publications, proposal reviews, conference abstracts, seminar presentations and site journal clubs. Check out the website for details

1. Please, quote the following position codes in the subject line of the email:
Scientist A-SA418
2. Fill the following online forms accordingly after submitting the application documents on the e-mail below;
Scientist A: 
Filling the same form more than once will lead to automatic disqualification
For the detailed job descriptions and procedure for application, please visit
Job application procedure
Please email your application to 
Applications should include a cover letter, CV, daytime telephone contact and three traceable professional references. Combine all application documentation into one Ms Word Document. Deadline is Friday 4 May 2018. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview. Note that academic qualifications will be subjected to verification by the issuing institutions. Applications should be addressed to:
The Human Resource and Administration Manager
MRC/UVRI and LSTM Uganda Research Unit
P.0 BOX 49
Entebbe, Uganda