Clinical Research Fellow or Assistant Professor

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine - We are seeking to appoint a Clinical Research Fellow or Clinical Assistant Professor. This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in the expanding programme of clinical and population-based research at the Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI), KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. The post-holder will have a key role in managing, developing and supporting clinical and population-based research activities at the Somkhele site of AHRI, and will be encouraged to develop their own research portfolio. The work will involve activities throughout the project cycle including writing grant proposals, protocols, ethics applications and developing budgets; writing standard operating procedures, training and overseeing field staff in implementation of research studies; data analysis and report writing; co-ordinating clinical and population-based research activities, and supporting other researchers; and liaison with local stakeholders. The postholder will be primarily based at AHRI, Somkhele site. The post is funded by the Wellcome Trust via a strategic award to University College London.

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