Research Internship at KEMRI

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Research Internship at KEMRI

Research Internship at KEMRI

Hiring Organization: Kenya Medical Research Institute – KEMRI

Location: Kisumu, Kenya

Vacancy No: CGHR/220/11/21

Reporting: Principal investigator

Duration: 12 months

Application Deadline: 1st December 2021

About the Opportunity

Kenya Medical Research Institute – KEMRI-CGHR Kisumu invites applicants for the following Vacancy: Research Internship at KEMRI.

The Kenya Medical Research Institute is committed to providing the youth with opportunities to acquire, sharpen their knowledge and gain technical/practical skills to complement their studies in order to enhance their employability in line with the Kenya Vision 2030. The KEMRI internship program (KIP) seeks to develop a pool of young talent adequately exposed to working in the research industry. After the planned twelve(12) months (Non-renewable) internship program, the candidates will have gained practical workplace experience to enable them to have a competitive edge in their job search.



  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Biomedical Sciences, Public Health, Epidemiology, Community Health, Microbiology or any other human health science related field from a recognised university.
  • The successful individuals will be attached to “Evidence synthesis for building the translation pipeline to eliminate infectious diseases” project.


Terms of Engagement:

Applicants should be below thirty (30) years of age.

Appointment in the Internship program will be for a period of twelve (12) months.

The successful candidate (s) will be paid a monthly stipend without any other benefits. Interns will be expected to take up a personal accident cover and medical Insurance cover for the period of internship


Applications should include the following:

  • Letter of Application indicating vacancy number
  • Current Resume or CV with names and contact information (telephone and e-mail address)
  • Copies of Certificates and transcripts.


Applications are due no later than: December 1, 2021


How to Apply

Interested candidates who meet the above criteria are encouraged to apply to:

The Deputy Director,


P. O. Box 1578- 40100,


submit application via email address .


KEMRI is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity; persons with disability, women, youth and those from marginalized areas are encouraged to apply. KEMRI does not charge a fee at any stage of its selection process including application, interview and processing of offer letter. If asked for a fee, report such request immediately


KEMRI shall Only contact short listed candidates

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