South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC)
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Applications are invited for the following positions

Corporate Relations Manager - Closing date: 13 January 2017
Corporate & Marketing Communications, Cape Town

The South African Medical Research Council seeks to appoint an experienced and qualified Corporate Relations Manager as part of its Corporate & Marketing Communications team.  The portfolio requires a driven professional who can function optimally in a demanding environment that constantly requires of the incumbent to think innovatively and strategic intent in a resource limited environment.   
Senior Scientist - Closing date: 27 January 2017
South African Cochrane Centre, Cape Town
An appropriately qualified and experienced senior qualitative researcher is required to join our team with the objective of playing a role in the South African Guideline Excellence Project (SAGE).  The candidate should have a background in qualitative research with a strong foundation and experience in project implementation, data collection and analysis. The successful candidate will be required to contribute to the analysis and reporting of relevant qualitative research related to South African primary health care clinical guideline development and implementation.

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship 2017 - Closing date: 23 January 2017
SAMRC Microbial Water Quality Monitoring Centre, University of Fort Hare Alice, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa

A postdoctoral fellowship is available in the SAMRC Microbial Water Quality Monitoring Centre at the University of Fort Hare, Alice, South Africa to anchor its Molecular Microbial Ecology and Bioinformatics Projects. The incumbent must be able well versed in molecular microbial ecology techniques including PFGE, DGGE, TGGE, cloning, Conventional and Real-Time PCR, and Phylogenetic analyses and bioinformatics tools including Next Generation Sequencing (NGS).

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We push the boundaries between the known and the unknown to further our knowledge of human existence.

We celebrate the capacity of collective minds toward a common goal.

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