IDRC Field Research Assistants Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs

IDRC Field Research Assistants Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs.

IDRC Uganda looking for “Field Research Assistants”.

Applicants with a Diploma in clinical medicine may apply on or before October 06, 2023.

The Infectious Diseases Research Collaboration (IDRC) is a non-profit research organization. IDRC conducts research in infectious diseases including Malaria, HIV and Tuberculosis. Our studies have led to over 300 publications and have impacted on the management of infectious diseases in Uganda. IDRC currently manages over 41 Grants with an annual budget of $11 million. IDRC was established in May 2008 by Ugandan health scientists from Makerere University College of Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco and the Uganda Ministry of Health.

IDRC Field Research Assistants Jobs 2023

The IDRC has published a job vacancy announcement on October 03, 2023 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Field Research Assistants to be based in YUMBE, Uganda.

Recruiter Infectious Diseases Research Collaboration (IDRC)
Position Field Research Assistants
Location YUMBE, Uganda
Country Uganda
Total Vacant Post 20
Qualification Diploma in clinical medicine
Experience Required Minimum One years
Application Deadline October 06, 2023

IDRC Job Vacancy 2023

Key Result Areas/Outputs

  • Mapping, enumeration and enrolment of all study households
  • Installation of SR in the reference arm of the study
  • Timely and accurate completion of informed consent for all study participants
  • Completion of finger prick malaria tests for all participants according to the study protocol
  • Accurate and complete data entry of all study forms, logs and questionnaires

Position in Organization:

  • Position: Field Research Assistants
  • Location: YUMBE, Uganda


  • Experience conducting research in malaria or other infectious diseases, as a study clinician, study lab technician or field research assistant is a must.
  • Should have undergone training in basic lab technique for collection of blood by finger-prick (this may be as a VHT, research assistant within a research training programme or as a clinician/lab technician in a formal school of biomedical sciences),
  • Diploma in clinical medicine, lab technology or other humanities.
  • Evidence of GCP and HSP training,
  • Ability to work under stringent deadlines
  • Ability to speak ONE of these local languages is a MUST (Juba Arabic, Kakwa, and Lugbara-Ti -Aringa dialect)

How to Apply IDRC Field Research Assistants Jobs 2023

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

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The Closing Date: October 06, 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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