Icipe seeks to recruit a highly motivated Postdoctoral Research Fellow to complement work within the SymbioVector
The position is tenable in Nairobi at the icipe Duduville campus. The position will be offered for an initial
contract of 2 years, renewable subject to continued project needs, funding for the position and performance of the
The post will be full-time for appropriately qualified candidate. A competitive and generous
compensation package will be offered to the right candidates for the positions based on experience. Furthermore, the
incumbent will receive paid annual vacation, return airfare for themselves and their dependents to their nominated
home base each year, and duty-free privileges.
If the successful candidate is appointed from outside Kenya, he or
she will be offered support to relocate to the country and settle in Nairobi, Kenya
§ PhD in Molecular Biology ideally combined with Symbiosis and Entomology or related field.
§ At least 3 years’ experience working in a research laboratory.
§ Previous experience working with mosquitoes is an added advantage.
§ Experience gained in molecular biology in either a research organization or university.