Organization : Shoklo Malaria Research Unit (SMRU)
Type : Nonprofits / องค์กรไม่แสวงหาผลกำไร
Date : 31 Aug 2017
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Deadline : 10 / August / 2017
Job title: Lab Technician
Location: Mae Sot
Probation: SMRU can terminate position at 3 months if performance inadequate.
The Shoklo Malaria Research Unit (SMRU) is a field station attached to the Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand. It is part of the Mahidol Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit (MORU) which is a collaborative effort between Mahidol and Oxford Universities, and is part-funded by the Wellcome Trust. SMRU provides medical care to Burmese and Karen migrants and refugees living along the Thailand-Myanmar border. SMRU has conducted malaria research in this population for over 20 years. More recently SMRU has commenced a programme of research focussed on other infectious diseases of regional importance, including dengue, leptospirosis, typhus, neonatal sepsis, and acute respiratory infections.
SMRU is based in Mae Sot where the main laboratories are based. The laboratories receive samples from several clinics along the Thailand-Myanmar border. The microbiology laboratory supports the clinical activities of SMRU as well as undertaking research in the follow areas: pneumococcal carriage and disease; infant pneumonia aetiology; causes of neonatal sepsis; assessment of diagnostic tests for infectious diseases.
Report to: Malaria lab supervisor
Staff under supervision: Malaria laboratory assistants
Tasks & Responsibilities
Interested persons should send a resume to:
SMRU/HR Department 68/30 Ban Tung Road, Mae Sot, Tak Province 63110 Tel.055- 532 026 ext.108 OR Send email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted
Contact : email@example.com