Jobs in Europe: EDCTP Partnership Board Members Job Vacancies

Started by naos, Aug 22, 2010, 08:05 PM


The Partnership Board (PB) comprises members from both north and south, and is responsible for developing research strategy and overseeing scientific integrity of the EDCTP programme. The board is responsible for advising the General Assembly on all technical and scientific matters relating to the programme.

About EDCTP:
The mission of EDCTP is to accelerate the development of new or improved tools to fight HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis in sub-Saharan Africa and to generally improve the quality of health research.

Senior scientists in the areas of malaria and industry/regulatory affairs (preferably having worked or coming from such sector) are invited to apply for membership of the Partnership Board of the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP). Two new members are needed to replace those who have completed their tenure. Applications are invited from senior scientists in the areas.

Specific Roles:
* Preparing medium and long-term plans bearing in mind the ultimate goals of the EDCTP programme and the ever changing landscape of poverty-related diseases
* Working closely with the Developing Countries Coordinating Committee (DCCC) in identifying scientific strategic needs and priorities for new or improved clinical interventions, training and capacity development
* Preparing calls for project proposals
* Monitoring and evaluation of the EDCTP programme and strategy.
Position starting date

The position starting date is 1 January 2011. Members shall be appointed for an initial term of up to two years, followed by conditional renewable terms of one year each for a maximum period of five years.

Deadline for application: 15 October 2010.

How to Apply:
Applications, including a motivation letter and CV, should be submitted to Miss Lara Pandya (pandya[at] addressed to:

Professor Charles Mgone
Executive Director
P.O. Box 93015
2593 CE The Hague
The Netherlands

For more details please consult the full vacancy text on the EDCTP website through the following link: Partnership Board members of EDCTP


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