AAU College of Health Science Vacancy 2023

The GEOHealth Hubis a research and training platform centered at Addis Ababa University, College of Health Sciences, School of Public Health that was established with grant support from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) of the United States of America in School of Public Health, Addis Ababa University, College of Health Sciences. The project focuses on air pollution and health, occupational safety and health, climate change, and Health research.

The School of Public Health at Addis Ababa University College of Health Sciences wants to hire, on a contract basis, a professional in the following job position for GEOHealth project.

This is an external vacancy announcement from Global Environmental and Occupational Health (GEOHealth) Hub for Research and Training in Eastern Africa (Ethiopia, Kenya, and Uganda).

Position 1: Data Clerk

Qualification & required skills:

  • BSc/ Diploma in statistics, demography, accounting or Business Administration or related field
  • Skill in electronic data management (ODK or similar tool) (Preferred)
  • Managing Microsoft Office tools such as word and excel
  • At least 2 years of experience in the areas of data entry and management

Position 2: Field Researcher

Qualification & required skills

  • BSc in Environmental Health or related Health Science fields is preferred
  • BSC with at least two years of field research experience (desirable)
  • MPH with at least one year of field research experience
  • Experience with environmental health research
  • Experience with hospital data collection and household air pollution training and monitoring
  • Excellent communication skills in the medium of English
  • Computer skills required
  • Skills in statistical software
  • Female candidates are encouraged to apply

Posiiton 3: Research Administrator

Qualification & required skills:

  • Master in public health/Environmental Health/Environmental Science or Master of Science in a health-related discipline
  • Demonstrated ability in research execution using various approaches such as health facility, school, and community-based surveys.  
  • Experience managing and monitoring research activities, particularly research related to environmental and occupational health, is preferred.
  • Well-oriented toward the health system of Ethiopia, particularly the hospital’s Health Management Information system (HMIS).
  • Experience in indoor Air Pollution and ambient air pollution research is desirable.
  • Experience in handling Monitoring equipment for household air pollution assessment
  • Excellent communication, computer skills, and fluency in English

Position 4: Data Manager/Analyst

Qualification & required skills

  • Masters in Biostatistics/Statistics/Computer/Information science/Public health/Health informatics/ or Master of Science in health-related disciplines,
  • Demonstrated ability in data management and analysis execution using various data sources such as health facility, school, and community-based surveys.  
  • Experience in tool development using ODK, Survey CTO,
  • Well-oriented towards the health system of Ethiopia, particularly hospitals’ Health Management Information system (DHIS-2) and WHO ICD 10.
  • Experience and strong proficiency in data management and analysis software, including SPSS, Stata, and R,
  • Excellent communication, computer skills, and fluency in English
  • Experience in data analysis of multi-site data and expertise in major data analysis software,
  • Extensive experience with multi-country and multi-site research projects, experience with various types of quantitative analysis,
  • Health research experience,

Location: Addis Ababa

Deadline: Feb 14, 2023

How to Apply:

Qualified applicants should submit their application including CV and credentials (Degree, Transcript, other relevant docs) to the human resource department of the College of Health Sciences, Tikur Anbessa Specialized Hospital (TASH) Human Resource Department on the first floor of the new building, Room no 118 within ten working days from the date of announcement.

Female applicants are highly encouraged.

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