Job Title: ANIMAL HEALTH SCIENTIST
Tasks and Responsibilities:
Identify causes of disease in livestock, including poultry.
Isolate, characterize and study the properties of the causative agents.
Determine epidemiological factors associated with the causative agents.
Develop appropriate control measures for the identified diseases.
Carry out disease spot- on checks
Applicants should possess a Masters Degree any Animal Health related field or a Masters in epidemiology with at least five years working experience. Possession of a PhD will be an added advantage.
Interested persons with the above requirements should submit hand-written applications together with a detailed curriculum vitae giving day-time telephone numbers and names and addresses of 3 (three) referees as well as copies of professional certificates and testimonials to the undersigned not later than 5.00 p.m on 16th July 2012. For the position of Director, applicants should ask their referees to send recommendations to the Director General by 20 July 2012.
Applications should bear the title of the post as well as the reference number specified against the vacancy indicating the institute of preference. Applicants must not apply for more than two posts. Applications should be addressed to:
The Director General,
National Agricultural Research Organization,
P.O.Box 295, Entebbe