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Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Project Coordinator (1) Job at Training Health Researchers Into Vocational Excellence In East Africa (Thrive) - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Project Coordinator (1) 

Jobs at:
Training Health Researchers Into Vocational Excellence In East Africa (Thrive) 

Deadline of this Job:
10th December 2018 

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda 

Summary
Date Posted: 26th November 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time

JOB DETAILS:
The THRiVE-2-RECPE for Impact project is a two-and-half year collaborative research project that supports PhD and Post-doctoral fellows to enrich their research by engaging with communities including secondary school children. The project invites applications from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill the positions below:
PROJECT COORDINATOR (1)
The Coordinator will work closely with THRiVE Secretariat and will be responsible for the following;
  • Coordinate the implementation of PhD/Post-doc public engagement activities that involve school children and research communities.
  • Tracking project progress
  • Ensuring the proper and timely documentation of project activities
  • Coordinating project evaluations
  • Preparing and submitting project reports to the THRiVE Director
  • Any other duties that may be assigned from time to time
Required Qualification and Experience:
  • A bachelor’s degree in any of the following fields: health, education, social sciences, liberal arts, sociology, psychology.
  • A master’s degree or Ph.D. in any of the above fields will be of added advantage.
  • Experience in implementing Community and Public Engagement projects and or creative/critical thinking projects in schools is highly desirable
Job application procedure

Please send one pdf file containing your cover letter, detailed CV (with names of three professional referees and their email and phone contacts) and copies of academic documents to: info@thrive.or.ug by Monday, 10th December 2018.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.