Research Officer Job in Kenya
African-led and Africa-based international research institute committed to
conducting high quality and policy-relevant multidisciplinary research.
challenges facing sub-Saharan Africa in areas such as education, population,
health, aging, urbanization and wellbeing.
with policy makers in the region to disseminate our research findings,
influence policy decisions and improve the quality of life in Africa.
Wellbeing in Africa Unit within the Research Division.
Coordinate and work with the project team in the development,
review and translation of the project protocol, research tools and training
Coordinate community mobilization and education of the community
in relation to the research project.
Supervise and coordinate field work and laboratory activities in
the execution of the research project to ensure timely implementation of field
Monitor field work and ensure quality and timely data
Lead the development of fieldwork progress reports as per the
laid down schedule.
Coordinate all field logistical activities pertaining to the
project including ethical reviews, research permits, meetings, transport etc.
Master’s Degree in Public Health, Environmental Health,
Environmental Biotechnology, Environmental Microbiology, or other related
At least two years’ post-qualification experience in research
including coordinating field work or research activities related to Water,
Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), environmental sample collection and analysis,
Environmental Health, and software based data collection;
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; and
Experience working in slum communities will be an added
recruitment portal https://aphrc.org/vacancies/ by
September 25, 2020.
candidates will be required to have a Police Clearance Certificate.
African Population and Health Research Center, Inc
APHRC Campus, Manga Close, off Kirawa Road, Kitisuru
P. O. Box 10787-GPO, Nairobi
protection of children