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Uganda Virus Research Institute



 The Institute is in the process of strengthening its grant support office and is now seeking enthusiastic and experienced individuals to fill the following positions:

Job Opportunity: Senior Grants Management Officer (1 position)

Reports to:              Head of Finance and Administration

Responsible for:      Grants Officer

Station:                   UVRI – Entebbe

Source of funding:   UVRI Projects

Salary:                    Attractive

Job Purpose:        

To coordinate the operations of the Grants Office for efficient and effective service delivery in the Institute.


Job Opportunity: Laboratory Manager

The Uganda Virus Research Institute (UVRI) has a Cooperative Agreement with the US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention to strengthen Institute capacity through Sustainable Quality-Assured Diagnostic Laboratory Services for HIV-Related Testing, Validation, Disease Surveillance, and Epidemic Control under the U.S President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).

Under this arrangement, UVRI intends to recruit a Laboratory Manager under a one-year contract which is renewable based on satisfactory performance and the availability of funds. This position is based at UVRI Entebbe.

Job Title: Laboratory Manager (100% time and effort).

Reports to: The Laboratory Director.

Supervises: All laboratory section heads.