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Senior Administrative Asistant

Reference Number: 
SAA-220917
Category: 
Management and Administration
Grade: 
5.01
Location: 
Nairobi
Country: 
Kenya
Summary: 
OVERALL JOB PURPOSE:Provide overall and effective coordination and administrative support to the Principal Investigator (PI).The position is also vital for effective liaisons between the PI's office with the rest of the internal functions and externally, with the Programme's partners and stakeholders.</p>

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Pharmaceutical Technologist ( 7 Months Contract)

Reference Number: 
PHARMTECH150917
Category: 
Pharmaceutical
Grade: 
4.01
Location: 
Mtwapa
Country: 
Kenya
Summary: 
JOB PURPOSE:The position holder will provide pharmacy services for various clinical research studies at the KEMRI Mtwapa research clinic, particularly ordering, stock management and dispensing of antiretroviral medications for treatment (ART) and prevention (PrEP)

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Research Pharmacist.

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Laboratory Technologist - (7 Months Contract)

Reference Number: 
LABTECH150917
Category: 
Laboratory and Medical Technology
Grade: 
4.01
Location: 
Mtwapa
Country: 
Kenya
Summary: 
JOB PURPOSE: To provide technical support to research teams in microbiological laboratory assays, analysis of samples/data and recording of applied processes and procedures in order to meet specific clinical research objectives.

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Laboratory Section Head

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Assistant Research Officer

Reference Number: 
ARO150917
Category: 
Clinical Healthcare and Research
Grade: 
6.01
Location: 
Kilifi
Country: 
Kenya
Summary: 
JOB PURPOSE:To provide laboratory support and data management for immunological studies aimed at understanding the targets of and mechanisms underlying naturally acquired immunity to malaria.&nbsp; The main activities will include: Establishing and maintaining an electronic and physical database of reference sera for high titer responses to individual merozoite antigens. Routine culture of Plasmodium falciparum parasites. Assist in the development of functional assays for malaria. Routine ELISA, protein microarray and flow cytometry based assays.

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