Post doc opportunity at the School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand
Deadline: November 30, 2018.
The School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, under the direction of Dr Jude Igumbor, is seeking two postdoctoral fellows to head scientific writing of several completed and ongoing health system research projects with a focus on women, adolescents, children, and HIV/TB.
The fellows will work closely with the Principal Investigator to produce manuscripts and grant applications and will have the opportunity to assume the first-author position on manuscripts.
An advanced research or clinical degree is required for this position. Individuals may have a PhD in Public Health, Population Studies, Demography or related fields. Applicants must have a demonstrated track record of being primary author on peer-reviewed scientific publications and must have excellent scientific writing skills and data analysis abilities using Stata. Experience in HIV, TB, women, children and adolescents health research is required.
This is a full-time position with an initial appointment letter for one year with additional years contingent on satisfactory performance and available funding. This position is expected to commence in January 2019.
To apply, please submit a cover letter and a CV to Jude.Igumbor@wits.ac.za.