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A selection of the latest science-related international development jobs, including research, policy and programme vacancies in the UK and around the world. Please submit any relevant jobs to UKCDS Communications Manager, and we will post the details here.

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  • Research in Africa and Asia Project Coordinator

    Wellcome Trust are looking for a Project Coordinator to support their work to transform research ecosystems in Africa and Asia so that research can have the greatest possible impact. They’re supporting researchers in these continents to build strong research ecosystems that drive innovation, inspire the next generation of outstanding researchers, and improve health for millions.

    Source: Wellcome Trust
    Deadline: 22 October 2017
  • Finance Manager

    The University of Southampton is home to the Wessex Institute which oversees a number of research funding programmes, including those that are managed on behalf of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) and the National Institute for Social Care and Health Research (NISCHR). A vacancy has arisen for a Finance Manager within the Finance Team based at Chilworth.

    Source: University of Southampton
    Deadline: 24 October 2017
  • Researcher

    The Asia Division of Human Rights Watch is seeking a Researcher who will focus on improving human rights in Burma/Myanmar. The Asia Division is a part of the Program Office. The Program Office consists of regional and thematic divisions and oversees research, reporting and various other work. The Asia Division works to advance human rights in Asia and conducts a wide range of work, including investigation, report writing, advocacy and media work. 

    Source: Human Rights Watch
    Deadline: 24 October 2017
  • Researcher

    The Africa Division of Human Rights Watch is seeking applicants for the position of Researcher on Nigeria. The Africa Division works to promote human rights in Africa and conducts a wide range of work, including human rights investigations, report writing, advocacy, building local partnerships, and media work. The Researcher will be responsible for developing and implementing a research and advocacy agenda on human rights conditions in Nigeria. 

    Source: Human Rights Watch
    Deadline: 24 October 2017
  • Global Health Research Support Officer

    This post offers an exciting opportunity to join a growing team with a varied portfolio. You will ensure the smooth and effective delivery of global health research initiatives that will lead to direct health benefits to the world’s poorest people. 

    Source: Department of Health
    Deadline: 27 October 2017
  • Senior Global Health Research Programme Officer

    As our portfolio of work expands, we are now seeking two SEOs to contribute to the further development and delivery of global health research initiatives, and to provide project and programme management assurance to ensure effective spend of the ODA funding that will lead to direct health benefits to the world’s poorest people. 

    Source: Department of Health
    Deadline: 27 October 2017

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