ASSISTANT RESEARCH SCIENTIST (Molecular biology/Biotechnology) (RI.9) – (1 Post)

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Company:Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute (KMFRI)
Job Type:Permanent
Salary:Ksh. From 35,910.00 to 45,880.00

Job details

(a) Duties and Responsibilities

  • Participating in problem identification;
  • Developing research concepts;
  • Designing experiments;
  • Collecting and analyzing data and preparing technical reports;
  • Provision of scientific advisory services in the area of expertise.
  • Participating in seminars and short courses on research practice.
  • Identify problems, plan and implement research projects with minimal supervision from senior Research scientists.
  • Assisting in initiation, implementation and evaluation of research projects.
  • Dissemination of research findings
  • Any other duties as assigned by the immediate supervisor

 (b) Minimum Requirements for Appointment

For direct appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:

  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) with a minimum grade of C+ or equivalent;
  • BSc Degree second class Honours (upper division) in Molecular biology/Biotechnology or equivalent from a recognized university.
  • Must be computer literate.

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