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The Centre of Tropical Medicine and Global Health is a collection of research groups within the Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, who are permanently based in Africa and Asia. Our research ranges from clinical studies to behavioural sciences, with capacity building integral to all of our activities. Tropical Medicine and Global Health recruits for a number of research and professional support roles. Scroll down the page to see the current job vacancies by location.

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In Oxford:

Tropical Medicine and Global Health at Oxford

Administrative Assistant 

Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, NDM Research Building, Old Road Campus, Oxford 

Grade 5: £24,057- £28,695 p.a. 

ISARIC - the International Severe Acute Respiratory and emerging Infection Consortium is seeking an Administrative Assistant to join and support its Oxford based Coordinating Centre. You will also work closely with the Tropical Medicine administration team on relevant legal and financial matters.

Duties will include managing a busy diary, acting as first point of contact in the ISARIC office and dealing effectively with all forms of correspondence, maintaining the ISARIC website and email lists and managing room bookings, travel and catering for meetings.

You will have experience of managing administrative processes and the ability to work independently with minimum supervision, with a willingness to resolve situations, as well as knowing when to refer issues to others

The position is available on a full-time basis for a fixed-term of 2 years in the first instance, though part-time arrangements may be considered.

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on Wednesday 3 June 2015 will be considered. 

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Postdoctoral Scientist - Medical Statistics

Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, NDM Research Building, Old Road Campus, Oxford

Grade 8: £38,511 - £45,954 p.a.

We are looking to appoint a medical statistician or a postdoctoral scientist with significant experience in statistical analyses seeking an opportunity to develop a career in international health linked to an existing, successful, international research grouping.

You will be expected to help support a team of UK and Kenyan researchers to optimise statistical approaches being used in a variety of health systems linked studies. Work is expected to lead to development of a personal research agenda and future funding applications to support new work. Responsibilities include developing research questions, implementing new research methodologies, regularly writing research articles and presenting them at international conferences and lead seminars.

A relevant PhD/DPhil with post-qualification research experience, a strong publication record, ability to independently plan and manage a research project are essential to the role.

This position is available on a full-time basis for a fixed-term of 2 years in the first instance.

If no suitable applicants are identified on Grade 8 an appointment on Grade 7 (£30,434- £37,394 p.a.) with an appropriate adjustment in the duties may be considered.

Only applications received before 12.00 midday on Wednesday 27 May 2015 will be considered.

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In Laos:

Lao PDR

No current vacancies 

 

In Thailand:

Thailand - MORU          Thailand - SMRU

No current vacancies 

 

In Viet Nam:

Viet Nam

No current vacancies

 

 

In Kenya:

Kenya (Kilifi)          Kenya (Nairobi)

No current vacancies