We are Hiring Two Research Fellows

Opportunity details

Role:            Research Fellow
Company:   Effective Basic Services (eBASE) Africa  
Location:     Bamenda
Contract:    Short-term (36-month secondment) 

About eBASE Africa

eBASE Africa is an international charity registered in Cameroon working to make basic services more effective by ensuring best available research evidence is applied in service delivery.
We operate across the evidence ecosystem – evidence implementation, primary research, evidence synthesis, evidence translation, and evidence implementation.

About the Opportunity

We are looking for two (02) highly motivated and skilled research fellows to join our team. As a research fellow, as a research fellow, you are primarily involved in performing research activities. You will design specific research programs in association with the principal investigator. You will be required to;

  • Conduct individual and or collaborative research to the highest ethical standards in a variety of standards.
  • Carry out any administrative and management work associated with your program of research.
  • Engage in the dissemination of results of the research, in which you engaged into the relevant research stakeholders in the appropriate form.
  • Proactively identify opportunities for external funding sources, prepare grants proposals and assess research findings for potential commercial exploitation in collaboration with the PI. 


Skills and Experience Required

  • You should have at least a master’s degree in a related health science field.
  • You should be proficient in English or French.
  • Be an enthusiast, curious to know and to learn.
  • Be a good time manager.
  • Be a critical thinker.

Remuneration & Benefits

  • Competitive salary.
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • Chance to work with a team of experienced and passionate research fellows.

Application Guidelines and Process

Please submit a one-page cover letter and CV to admin@ebaseafrica.org by April 15th. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.