Career Opportunities - FAIS Africa

April 25, 2022 | Post-Doctoral Fellows | Research Training and Career Development Unit of the MRC Unit The Gambia (MRCG) at LSHTM, Fajara, The Gambia

2 Post-Doctoral Fellows

WANETAM-3 NODE OF EXCELLENCE -  Job Description: POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER (Malaria) The West Africa Network of Excellence for clinical trials in TB, AIDS, and Malaria (WANETAM), with funding support from the European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP), has instituted The Professor Ogobara K. Doumbo Postdoctoral Fellowship Program to train talented West African early postdoctoral researchers in the Malaria work package from WANETAM member institutions. There are two positions, and they will be funded until September 2024 and supports research…

March 14, 2022 | Training Coordinator mRNA vaccine Hub | Cape Town, South Africa

Training Coordinator mRNA vaccine Hub

Mission description: The training sessions will take place in Cape Town. As the training coordinator of the mRNA vaccine hub, the expert will: Take part to the training of the spokes; Coordinate and oversee the training; Assess the specific needs of each spoke and assist in programming the trainings accordingly; Drafting the training manuals; Ensure that trainings are in compliance with regulatory requirements; Draft the proceedings of each training session. Additionally, the expert will assist Afrigen with administrative requirements, such…

December 14, 2021 | Provost’s Visiting Professor (PVP) Programme | Imperial College London

Provost’s Visiting Professor (PVP) Programme

Building a diverse community of staff and students is one of the cornerstones of Imperial’s Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy . Our new scheme, the Provost’s Visiting Professor (PVP) Programme, has been established to improve the diversity of our community by bringing to Imperial leading academics who will contribute to the community through scholarship, teaching and programming aligned with their research. The PVP programme is one component of Imperial’s Race Equality Charter actions (REC) endorsed by the UK’s national scheme to improve the representation, progression…

June 21, 2021 | Research Fellow - Trinity College Viral Immunology Research Group | Dublin, Ireland

Research Fellow – Trinity College Viral Immunology Research Group

Applications are invited for a fully funded Postdoctoral Research Fellow position in Trinity’s Viral Immunology Research Group (https://www.tcd.ie/Biochemistry/research/stevenson/), to study on the Immunology of COVID-19. The research will be carried out in the School of Biochemistry and Immunology, which is housed in the state-of-the-art Trinity Biomedical  Sciences Institute (TBSI) at Trinity College Dublin. Our research focuses on the immune evasion mechanisms of viruses. We investigate how the innate immune system senses viruses via pathogen recognition receptors, leading to intracellular signalling…

May 18, 2021 | PhD Scholarship in the Division of Immunology, University of Cape Town | Cape Town, South Africa

PhD Scholarship in the Division of Immunology, University of Cape Town

The Division of Immunology in the Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine (IDM) is seeking a PhD candidate to undertake research to investigate the influence of in utero HIV exposure on the development of infant immunity and enteric virome. The candidate will have the opportunity to explore multifaceted approach to understand immune perturbations related to increased risk of infections in young infants. The suitable candidate will be supervised by Dr Heather Jaspan and Dr Sonwabile Dzanibe. Applicants are required to have:…

February 8, 2021 | Post-Doctoral Fellow | Immunology Lab, RCSI Bahrain

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Job title: Post-Doctoral Fellow Reporting to: Principal Investigator – Dr. Nigel Stevenson Location: Immunology Lab, RCSI Bahrain Duration: 1 year Objective: A post-doctoral researcher is required from February/March 2021 in the Immunology Group, RCSI-Bahrain, based in the new, state of the art, RCSI/KHUH Clinical and Biomolecular Research Laboratory based in King Hamad University Hospital. The successful candidate will join a program of research investigating the regulation of innate immune signalling, with a specific focus on intracellular signalling cascades, such as…