Jobs And Careers

Makerere University School of Public Health in partnership with the Ministry of Health (MOH) and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is implementing the Public Health Fellowship Program (PHFP), an initiative to develop the next generation of public health leadership for Uganda. The goal of this program is to develop a competent workforce by learning-through-service and responding to real public health problems of Uganda. The PHFP is a 2-year, non-degree full-time program offered on a competitive basis to Ugandan nationals who seek to become leaders in public health... Read More
Background: Makerere University School of Public Health is implementing a national TB prevalence project funded by the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Malaria and Tuberculosis. A suitable candidate is being sought to fill the position of Study Coordinator. Position: STUDY COORDINATOR (1) Summary of Responsibilities: The Survey Coordinator will be responsible for day-to-day management of the survey and will perform the following duties & responsibilities: -  Secretary to Survey Implementation Team meetings Be responsible for the management of all... Read More
BACKGROUND: NACCAP II Arise Project is a Dutch funded project based at Makerere University College of Health Sciences (MaKCHS) aimed at consolidating and improving sustainable research development in the Sub-Saharan institutions. One of the activities of the program is to provide data management and statistical support to students and faculty. The program is looking for a knowledgeable, enthusiastic and compassionate individual for the position below; Job Title: Biostatistician Reporting to: Head of the Clinical Trials Unit (CTU) Duties and Responsibilities: The overall... Read More
 The ResilientAfrica Network (RAN) is a partnership of 20 sub-Saharan African universities led by Makerere University, together with Stanford University, Tulane University and the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS). Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ugandans for the following positions based in Kampala.Find details at
Job Title: Innovations and Knowledge Translation Officer (IKTO)Reports to: Principal, MakCHSClassification: Open-ended but initially fixed term, full time contract Job purpose SummaryMakerere University College of Health Sciences core business is to train health workers, conduct research and provide healthcare services to community. Innovations that emerge from the above business can improve training, healthcare delivery. The Innovations and Knowledge Translation (IKT) office provides support to staff, students and researchers at MakCHS to convert innovations and research findings... Read More
Position: Senior Manager Grants & Contracts (SMGC)Reports to: Principal, MakCHSClassification: Open-ended but initially fixed term, full time contract General Summary:The SMGC will have overall responsibility for the grants management function; including review of proposals, budget development and financial reporting. The SMGC will be responsible for developing the MakCHS grant management unit into a business unit which will contribute to the sustainability of MakCHS. The SMGC is evaluated by the MakCHS management. Educational Requirements:The candidate should have at least... Read More
The Regional Centre for Quality of Health Care (RCQHC) is an organization affiliated to Makerere University through the School of Public Health with a mandate to improve quality of health care in East, Central and Southern Africa through capacity building and promoting better practices that are patient centered. RCQHC provides training, quality of care approaches and other programmatic interventions in four (4) focus technical areas namely: Child Health and Nutrition; Maternal and Reproductive Health; Infectious Diseases (HIV/AIDS, TB and Malaria) and Non-Communicable Diseases. Each of the 4... Read More
One Health Central and Eastern Africa is a network of fourteen Public Health and Veterinary Higher Education Institutions that are located in six countries namely; Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda. The region includes the Congo Basin that is considered to be a ÔÇ£Hot SpotÔÇØ for emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases. The network is implementing a USAID funded project. The objectives of the project are; to expand the human resource base needed to detect and respond to potential pandemic disease outbreaks, and to strengthen integration of animal... Read More
Makerere University School of Public Health (MUSPH) in collaboration with Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are undertaking a project to establish strong surveillance systems for Most-at-Risk Populations (MARPS) for HIV/AIDS particularly in ´¼ü shing communities in Uganda. The project based at Makerere University School of Public Health now invites applications for the positions of Project Manager and Administrative Assistant. Find details in the attachment.
MAKERERE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCENCES TRAINING HEALTH RESEARCHERS INTO VOCATIONAL EXCELLENCE (THRiVE) AND MEDICAL EDUCATION FOR SERVICES FOR ALL UGANDANS (MESAU) Background THRiVE brings together 6 universities (Makerere University, Gulu University, National University of Rwanda, Kilimanjaro Christian Medical College, University of Cambridge and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine) and 3 research Institutes (Uganda Virus Research Institute, National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza and International Centre of Insect Ecology and Physiology), with the... Read More