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Senior Research ScientistThe post holder will be based at the Entomology section of the Malaria Research based at KEMRI’s Centre for Global Health Research in KisianJune 7, 2021June 28, 2021Download
CGHR 198/5/21Research AdministratorThe position holder will be based at the Entomology section of Malaria Research at KEMRI’s Centre for Global Health Research Kisumu, and report to the Principal Investigator. The incumbent will be responsible for overseeing the entomological component of a large cluster randomised trial in 80 villages in Siaya County to
evaluate the efficacy of a novel tool for reducing malaria transmission
June 7, 2021June 28, 2021Download
CGHR/197/04/21Data AnalystThe successful candidate will work with the Data Management team, Study Coordinators and the Principal Investigators in planning for data collection including setting up of tablets and databases, training of staff on data collection using the appropriate tools, overseeing data collection, validation and cleaning process and finally analysing the data. The holder of this position shall be based at the KEMRI-CGHR field station in Kisian with regular visits to the study field sites.
June 7, 2021June 28, 2021Download
CGHR/196Assistant Laboratory TechnologistThis is the entry and training grade for diploma holders in this cadre. An officer at this grade will work under the supervision and guidance of a Senior Officer.
June 7, 2021June 28, 2021Download
IMPOWER Study IMPOWER is a Phase 3, Randomized, Active-Controlled, and Double-blind Clinical Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Oral Islatravir Once-Monthly as Preexposure Prophylaxis in Cisgender Women at High Risk for HIV-1 Infection. The study has a number of VacanciesJune 4, 2021June 24, 2021 Download
Internship Opportunities KEMRI is seeking to recruit young, dynamic, self-driven, inquisitive Diploma and Bachelor’s degree holders for their research Centres and Departments located in Nairobi, Kisumu and Busia.May 26, 2021June 15, 2021Download