Application Deadline: Deadline for applications is 14 days
since first appearance of this advert

The National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR), is a parastatal institution under the
Ministry of Health Community Development Gender Elderly and Ch
ildren which was
established by act of parliament number 23, of 1979 and become operat
ional in 1980. The
Institute is mandated to carry out health research among other mandates
Mwanza centre
in collaboration with Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine is
implementing a research project entitled
"Peri-domestic behaviour of African malaria
vectors and the
impact of insecticides". The project is currently looking for suitably
qualified individual to fill the following vacant pos
Research assistant (1 post)
Duties and responsibilities
·         To carry out mosquitoes behaviour studies in experimental house
·         To assist principal investigator (PI) in overall project supervision and provide logistic
support during experimental house trials
·         To assist PI in management and basic quality control of data collection tools
·         To assist PI in keeping inventory of project equipment, field and laboratory consumables
·         Any other related duties as assigned by the PI
Required qualifications and experience
·         At least a university degree in biology/zoology
·         At least one years experience in health research
·         Must have age limit between :20-30 years old
Interested persons should submit their applications (application letter, brief curriculum
vitae (2-3 pages), copies of relevant academic transcripts, two names of
reliable referees
including their contact details i
.e. telephone numbers email address) to: 
The Director,
Mwanza Medical Research Centre,
Isamilo Road,
      P. O. Box 1462, MWANZ

The application letters should be marked "MRC mosquitoes behaviour studies". Please
include your reliable telephone number and email address
. Deadline for applications is 14
days since first appearance of this advert. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
Duty station: NIMR Mwanza Centre.
Start Date: February 2017.
Tenure of office: The initial contract will be twelve months renewable under satisfactory