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Position: Research and Policy Analyst– Demography Emphasis
Positions: 2 (1 position based in Kenya, 1 position in Malawi)
The African Institute for Development Policy (AFIDEP) is a regional non-profit research and policy Institute established in 2010 to help bridge the gaps between research, policy and practice in development efforts in Africa. Our primary purpose is to contribute to sustainable development through using evidence and advocacy to strengthen political commitment and resource allocation for development issues; informing the design and implementation of effective interventions; and strengthening governance and accountability structures for tracking development challenges in Africa. AFIDEP is registered as a Non-Governmental Organisation in both Kenya and Malawi (where it has offices) and as a non-profit institution in the USA with 501(c)3 status. For further details about AFIDEP and its work refer to www.afidep.org.
This position seeks a dynamic and experienced postdoctoral researcher to join our research team in an exciting project on traditional methods of contraception in West and East Africa, specifically in Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, and Democratic Republic of Congo. While the position is based in either Kenya or Malawi, the successful applicant should expect to liaise with researchers in other offices of AFIDEP and to collaborate partners in different countries.
The successful candidate will have a PhD in Demography or a quantitative degree with formal training in demographic methods. The position is at the level of Research and Policy Analyst on AFIDEP’s pay structure.
How to apply
Candidates meeting the above qualifications MUST email:
1) A motivation letter illustrating their suitability against the listed qualifications/competencies and skills
2) Updated CV including three relevant referees
Applications should be sent to [email protected] not later than 23rd June 2020 with the title; ““RESEARCH & POLICY ANALYST – Demography Emphasis” as the email subject. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
AFIDEP is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process.
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