Organisation: Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)
Duty Station: Uganda
The Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP) was established in 1987 as a collaboration between researchers at Makerere, Columbia and John Hopkins Universities, the Division of Intramural Research at the National Institutes of Allergy & Infectious diseases and the International Centre for Excellence Research (ICER). This was as a result of the first identification of clinical AIDS in Rakai district Uganda in 1982 by Drs. Sewankambo and Serwadda. The initiation of the Program, then known as Rakai Project led to a series of clinical studies characterizing the disease and its epidemiology; and also brought the partnership with other colleagues including Professor Maria Wawer and Prof Ronald Gray.
About CDC Project:
With funding from PEPFAR/ Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), RHSP is implementing a comprehensive HIV/ AIDS program in the 12 districts of Masaka region Viz. Rakai, Kyotera, Masaka, Kalungu, Bukomasimbi, Lyantonde, Lwengo, Sembabule, Butambala, Gomba, Mpigi, and Kalangala with an aim of achieving rapid HIV epidemic control.
Rakai Heath Sciences Program is and equal opportunity employer headquartered at Kalisizo Kyotera district in the Greater Masaka Region.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
The applicants should be fresh graduates with Bachelor’s Degrees in Business Administration, Commerce (opt; Finance or Accounting ) Business Computing.
How to Apply:
All interested candidates please send your CV, academic documents and job application with subject as the Job Position that you are applying for to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: 12th June 2021 by 5:00pm
NB: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted by Rakai Health Sciences Program. Any form of lobbying and canvassing will lead to disqualification.