WorldFish Research Assistant Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs

WorldFish Research Assistant Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs. WorldFish Zambia looking for “Research Assistant”. Applicants with A Bachelor Degree may apply on or before 25 August 2022.

WorldFish Research Assistant Jobs 2022

The WorldFish has published a job vacancy announcement on 17 August 2022 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Research Assistant to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Recruiter WorldFish
Position Research Assistant (Fish Feeds and Nutrition)
Location Lusaka, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Bachelor Degree
Experience Required At least two year
Application Deadline 25 August 2022

WorldFish Job Vacancy 2022

About the Position: The candidate will focus on the implementation on the ground of high quality applied research on fish nutrition and feeds in the laboratory and on-farm, with emphasis on scoping novel local sustainable ingredients, assessing the nutritional quality and digestibility of local ingredients and feeds, estimating the nutrients requirements of local strains of tilapia and African catfish, training of aquaculture stakeholders, communication and outreach and the publication of scientific and technical articles.

The Successful Candidate will:

  • Execute project work designed by the Scientist (Fish Feeds and Nutrition) and Project Leader in Zambia.
  • Assist in the design and conduct ingredient scoping in Zambia.
  • Assist in the design, execution and reporting on the laboratory and on-farm fish feeds and nutrition experiments in Zambia.
  • Collect the data and perform data analysis and interpretation.
  • Assist in the publication of technical, scientific and outreach articles.
  • Work collaboratively with the local Scientist (Fish Feeds and Nutrition) and Project Leader based at the HQ in Malaysia.
  • Assist the Scientist (Fish Feeds and Nutrition) and Project Leader in the development of productive partnerships to further feeds research in Zambia, through key international and national research institutes and universities.
  • Assist in building productive relations with investors and development partners from public and private sectors for scaling out research results.
  • Assist in supervising and mentoring students and interns.
  • Contribute to the reporting on project progress in dialogue with senior as well as junior staff/employees and external partners.
  • All other duties that may be required from time to time.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor Degree or Master of Science in Aquaculture, or related Animal Production fields.
  • At least two (02) year of research experience in aquaculture research.
  • Excellent proficiency of spoken and written English.
  • Proven record of reporting in his/her study field.
  • Motivation for high quality science and delivery of impact from research.
  • Show proven interest and ability to develop and maintain a professional network in the field of aquaculture nutrition and fish feeds research.
  • Ability to work within interdisciplinary research teams, linking own expertise to other fields, including human nutrition, value chains, climate change, scaling and gender research fields.
  • Ability to work independently and contribute to the management of research projects.

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply WorldFish Research Assistant Jobs 2022

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The Closing Date: 25 August 2022

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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About Us!

WorldFish is an international, non-for-profit research organization that works to reduce hunger, malnutrition and poverty by improving fisheries and aquaculture. With a 45-years track record of leading-edge science, WorldFish generates research evidence and innovations to inform sustainable practices and inclusive policies that enable better livelihoods and healthier diets for millions of poor people, particularly women, who depend on fish for food, nutrition and income. WorldFish is a member of CGIAR , the world’s largest global partnership on agriculture research and innovation for a food secure future. Headquartered in Penang, Malaysia and with regional offices across Africa, Asia and the Pacific, WorldFish leads the cross-disciplinary CGIAR Research Program (CRP) on Fish Agri-Food Systems (FISH).