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Call for Applications- Master of Public Health (Research Ethics)

Applications are invited from eligible candidates for a Master of Public Health programme with a focus on Research Ethics, offered at Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST), Department of Community Health, Faculty of Medicine. The programme has three (3) available scholarships sponsored by The Mbarara University Research Ethics Education Program (MUREEP) with funding from Fogarty International Centre - National Institutes of Health (USA). Course Duration: 2 YEARS MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS a) Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) or its equivalent with at [...]

Post-Doctoral Researcher in Social Sciences

Role Description Job Title: Post- Doctoral Researcher in Social Sciences Faculty: Faculty of Interdisciplinary Studies, Mbarara University of Science and Technology Remuneration:£32,931.40 / UGX 162,380,903.20 Per Annum £2,744.28 / UGX 13,531,741.93 Per Month Category: Research Type: Fixed term (27 months), June 2019 – September 2021 Job Purpose: Undertake research relating to the ESRC / GCRF funded project “Skills acquisition and employability through volunteering by displaced youth in Uganda”. Summary of Project: This project investigates the capacity of volunteering to reduce inequalities experienced by displaced youths in Uganda and to [...]

MUST represented at the World Confederation of Physical Therapy Congress held in Geneva

This weekend has seen two members of the MUST community respresenting the university at the World Confederation of Physical Therapy Congress held in Geneva, Switzerland. This is the main biannual international conference for Physiotherapists that has over 4000 physios in attendance from over 100 countries. Kazibwe Herman, Head of Department of Physiotherapy, was part of the expert panel at a discussion session on Building a Rehabilitation Workforce and led another discussion on International Collaborations. Atwongyeire Night, Physiotherapist at MRRH and year [...]