Research Officer Job Vacancies at Ifakara Health Institute – 2 Posts

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Website Ifakara Health Institute

The Ifakara Health Institute is a health research organization with offices in Ifakara

Research Officer Job Vacancies at Ifakara Health Institute – 2 Posts

Research Officers (2 Posts) – Transmission Zero, Bagamoyo

The Research Officer has to be an expert in molecular biology with a specialization in biotechnology and related studies, this role demands a robust understanding of molecular biology techniques.

Position Summary
Ifakara Health Institute is looking for qualified research officers to join the Transmission Zero Project. who will be responsible for mandatory compliance with safety protocols within a biosafety level 3 laboratory (BSL3) facility, assist in performing comprehensive laboratory experiments involving analysis of DNA, RNA, and protein under supervision and     maintain accurate and detailed records of all performed experiments.

The Research Officers will also assist in execution of genetic manipulations, including design of DNA constructs through gene editing applications such as CRISPR-Cas9 technology under supervision and contribute to adaptation and maintenance of malaria parasite cultures for experimental studies under supervision.

Qualifications and Experience
Applicants must hold a Bachelor’s degree in molecular biology, genetics, biotechnology, or a related field with knowledge of safety protocols and laboratory practices in molecular biology related research and hands-on experience and strong background in molecular biology techniques.

More info & How to apply
Apply by 17:00hrs on Sunday, May 26th, 2024. For more details and how to apply, read the job announcement: Research Officer – Transmission Zero

Mode of Application

All candidates who meet the above job requirements should send their application letters together with their detailed curriculum vitae (CVs) showing contact addresses including email, telephone/cell phone numbers and copies of academic and professional certificates to the email address below.

The deadline for this application is 17:00 hrs on Sunday, May 26, 2024. All e-mail application subject lines should include: Research Officers  – Transmission Zero. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interview. 

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#5 Ifakara Street Plot 463 Mikocheni

P.O. Box 78,373

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania


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