Feb 17, 2020
PhD in health related fields of study or MD plus MPH.
o Ten year of experience and at least five years of experience on TB-focused support including laboratory network and capacity building in the country.
o Technical competency in the diagnosis of infectious diseases (TB preferable) including specific hands-on diagnostics experience
o Fluency in written and spoken English
o Publication track-record in reputable academic and/or journals
o Knowledge on Global End-TB strategies and its alignment with the National Tuberculosis Program and implementation modalities, TB research priority areas, current TB diagnostic algorithm and technologies, leadership and management principles of TB research projects, and project human resources management
Required Skills and attributes
. Strong interpersonal skills in facilitation and stakeholder engagement/coordination
.Excellent communication skills, including public speaking and ability to address complex issues and concepts clearly, concisely and with influence.
. Excellent computer literacy and strong, demonstrable experience of the design and use of quantitative and qualitative research methods
. Familiarity with the applications of statistical data entry and analysis software (SPSS, STATA, Epi-Data, Epi-Info etc.)
· Duration of contract: 6 months with possibility of extension
· Place: Ethiopian Public Health Institute, Addis Ababa
· Number needed: One
Roles and responsibilities
· Work collaboratively and coordinate on grant application and management
· Providing mentorshipand coaching on priority TB research.
Ten year of experience and at least five years of experience on TB-focused support including laboratory network and capacity building in the country.
Based on the institute contract salary scale
N.B. Interested applicants can register in person or send their cover letter and non-returnable up-to-date CVs original and copy of your entire credentials All document at the address given below within 5 working days from the first appearance of the announcement.