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. We are registered as a Non-Governmental Organisation in both Kenya and Malawi and in the USA as a non-profit. See www.afidep.org.
AFIDEP is looking to recruit an experienced and energetic person to fill in the position below:
Research and Policy Analyst – Demography Emphasis
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. He/she will have a PhD in Demography (or related discipline) with formal training in technical demography. The applicant must have at least 2 years of practical experience in demographic research and conducting fieldwork; strong scientific writing skills with peer-reviewed journals; strong verbal communication skills; experience of policy engagement and knowledge translation; proposal development; competence in statistical software and understanding of qualitative software.
Please send a motivation letter, indicating your suitability to the position you are applying for, a CV which should include three relevant referees to:
not later than 23rd June 2020. Applications should have the title of the position as the 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.