Armauer Hansen Research Inistitute Health Assistant Researcher II Jobs in Ethiopia

Armauer Hansen Research Inistitute Health Assistant Researcher II Jobs in Ethiopia


Job Description

  • The Armauer Hansen Research Institute (AHRI) was founded in 1970 through the initiative of the Norwegian and Swedish Save the Children organizations seconded by the Ministry of Health of Ethiopia.

  • The Institute got its name from the Norwegian physician, Gerhard Henrik Armauer Hansen, who first described the leprosy bacillus (Mycobacterium leprae).

  • AHRI is a biomedical research institute that works in developing tools for prevention, control and treatment of mycobacterium and other diseases of public healthy importance through applied and basic biomedical research and training.

  • AHRI would like to hire qualified candidate as listed

    Duties and Responsibility

  • Assist pathologists during gross examination of surgical samples

  • Perform routine and advanced pathology laboratory staining techniques preparing slides form surgical specimens, fine needle aspirations (FNAs) peripheral blood, and other body fluids

  • Prepare all the working reagents required for the lab

  • Participate actively in the continuous improvement plan of the lab activity

  • Assist students and researchers of their research/lab work

  • Participate in preparation of training materials of basic pathology related techniques for staffs, students and researches.

  • Take parting implementing advanced laboratory techniques including Immunohistochemistry.

  • Read literatures, discus with colleagues or participate in laboratory meetings at AHRI.

  • Conduct research and present scientific findings.

  • Involve in other activities assigned by the institute

    Job Requirements

  • MSc in Histotechnology or Medical Laboratory Technology; OR

  • BSc in Histotechnology or Medical Laboratory Technology with two years’ experience in histopathology techniques

  • Professional registration license from Ethiopian Ministry of Health/FMHACA is required.

  • Training or experience in Immunohistochemistry, Immunofluorescence or other pathology laboratory techniques will be an asset

    How to Apply

  • Interested applicants who fulfilled the above requirements should send the following through ethiojobs.net on or before May 27, 2020.

  • A CV/resume (not more than 3 pages)

  • A cover letter (not more than one page)

  • A one page table summarizing your educational background, work experience, technical skills and competencies to facilitate the screening process.

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