Wednesday, 18 June 2014

Laboratory Medicine Doctor Jobs at Global Hospital Zanzibar in Tanzania

Job Title: Laboratory Medicine Doctor

Employer: Global Hospital Zanzibar

Duty Station: Zanzibar, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 30th June 2014

Job Description:

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform molecular biology experiments, including DNA cloning, protein expression and gene transfer
  • Propagate bacterial and mammalian cells and cell lines.
  • Generate and maintain recombinant virus vectors for gene transfer and/or recombinant bacterial strains.
  • Perform analyses of protein and gene expression, using techniques that may include PCR amplification, RT-PCR amplification (for analysis of RNA) and immunocytochemistry and immunoblot analyses (for analysis of protein).
  • Additional methods and duties may include the use of ELISA and flow cytometry assays, to examine cell surface markers and to assess cytokine gene expression.
  • Some experiments may involve the use of small animals (mice and/or rats). Training will be provided prior to initiation of such work.
  • Use some theoretical knowledge to interpret data and to trouble-shoot experiments. Independence in problem-solving is highly encouraged.
  • Perform general laboratory duties such as preparing reagents and re-stocking supplies, and/or propagating important cells and cell lines.
  • Complete necessary and relevant coursework, and participate in program seminars and enrichment activities.

Required Qualification:

  • Doctors who specialize in Bio-chemistry, Microbiology, Pathology.
  • Must be registered by Zanzibar Medical Association / Tanzania Medical Association. Computer literacy
  • Atleast 2 years of experience.
How to Apply:

All applications enclosed with CV's, Photocopies of certificates, Testimonials, Name and address of 3 referees should be address to;

Human Resources Manager
Global Hospital Zanzibar
P.O. Box 271
Zanzibar

Note: Doctors who finished Internship program are encouraged to apply.