Research Officer – PanACEA Project – Ifakara Health Institute

Position Summary
IHI is looking for a Research Officer to fill a vacant position in the PanACEA II project. The research officer will work as a medical doctor at the TB clinic to do investigation, recruit and provide medication to study participants in the cohort.

Duties and Responsibilities
Participate in clinical research study as per research
Develop SOPs in collaboration with the principal
Participate in screening of the
Enroll patients to the study after
Manage patients in the process of
Identify and manage any adverse and severe event of study
Provide counseling to participants on psychosocial
Make follow up of the
Maintain appropriate working relationships among the hospital staff and IHI
Perform any other job-related duties assigned by the principal
Qualification and Experience
Doctor of Medicine/Medical Doctor (MD)/Bachelor of
Two-year experience in clinical

Patient Management
Ability to work under minimum supervision but also within a
Excellent attention to
Adhere to IHI core values (Transparency, Accountability, Respect, Integrity and Initiative).
Good interpersonal and communication
An attractive and competitive remuneration package will be offered to successful candidates as per IHI
Equal Opportunity
IHI is an equal opportunity employer. We prohibit intentional biases or discrimination and harassment of any kind at the work place and during recruitment. All employment decisions are based solely on job requirements and individual qualifications, and our recruitment process is governed by the labour laws of Tanzania.

Method of Application
All candidates who meet the above job requirements should send their application letters through e- mail 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 address below.
The deadline for this application is 17:00hrs on the 15th of March 2021. All e-mail application subject lines should include: RESEARCH OFFICER – PanACEA. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interview. Human Resources Manager,

Ifakara Health Institute,
Kiko Avenue, Mikocheni,
Dar es Salaam
The deadline for submitting the application is 15 March 2021