AFIDEP seeks highly qualified and self-motivated individual to fill the position as either a Research Officer for those with a Master’s degree in social sciences or Public Health studies, OR Research Assistant for those with a first degree in Bachelor of social sciences and at least two years of experience. The position is for an initial fixed-term of 2 years, renewable, based on performance and availability of funds. A competitive remuneration package will be offered commensurate with qualifications, skills and experience.
(DRIVERS OF RESISTANCE IN UGANDA AND MALAWI (DRUM) DRUM is a consortium whose aim is to transform understanding of the drivers of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in Eastern Africa, and design interventions to mitigate AMR spread by determining specific drivers of transmission. The project seeks to address how human behaviour and antibacterial usage in urban and rural Africa as well as to develop agent-based models that will enable the prediction of how these transmission pathways can be interrupted. More information on the project can be accessed on: https://www.afidep.org/our-work/strengthening-capacity-use-evidence-policymaking-spaces/current-programmes/drivers-of-resistance-in-uganda-and-malawi-drum/
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