vacancies

 

funded PhD opportunity - with abc and uni of southampton

We are offering a fully funded PhD using landscape genetics to assess the effects of anthropogenic environmental changes on bats in Malawi with African Bat Conservation and University of Southampton. Click here to find out more and apply.

BAT FIELD Research Assistant

Asap for 8 months +

ABC are recruiting for a voluntary Bat Research Assistant to assist the team in all aspects of field research work in and around Vwaza Marsh Wildlife Reserve and Nyika NP, including harp trapping, mist netting, acoustic recording and roost surveying. This will require field work at night and in the day and the candidate must be willing to work and be based in remote environments. The post offers an excellent opportunity for career development for a researcher who is interested in applied conservation biology, bats and human-wildlife conflict.

If you are interested then download an application pack and also an application form and send it to matt@africanbatconservation.org

(Advertised 13/10/2017. Closed when position is filled)

Urban BAT Research and Conservation Assistant

Asap for 8 months +

African Bat Conservation conducts research on bats in the urban environment of Lilongwe as part of or Urban Wildlife Project. We conduct bat monitoring and research (mist netting, roost surveys and bat box programmes) in Lilongwe and community outreach visits to respond to calls for assistance with human-bat conflict, providing advice and practical human-bat conflict mitigation. We are currently recruiting for an Urban Bat Research and Conservation Assistant based at our research office in Lilongwe, to conduct the field research and outreach in partnership with our community outreach workers under the supervision of Dr Emma Stone. This will require experience and maturity, as well as an interest in human-wildlife conflict

If you are interested then download an application pack and also an application form and send it to emma@conservationresearchafrica.org

(Advertised 22/04/2017. Closed when position is filled)

 

volunteer and projects manager* position filled*

May onwards 2017 start for 8 months +

CRA are recruiting for a Volunteer and Projects Manager to assist us in developing annd managing our portfolio of projects across Malawi including ABC and Carnivore Research Malawi. The position is primarily based at our research office in the capital city Lilongwe with some time spent at our research camps in Vwaza Marsh, Nyika and Kasungu National Parks. Accommodation and use of the project vehicle is provided along with a modest cocntribution to living costs.

If you are interested then download an application pack and also an application form and send it to emma@conservationresearchafrica.org

(Advertised 22/4/2017. Closed when position is filled)

 

Science Communication and Marketing Assistant

May onwards 2017 start for 8 months +

CRA are recruiting for a Science Communication and Marketing Assistant to assist us in developing the public profile and outreach of CRA and all the projects under it; ABC, CRM and UWP. The position is primarily based at our research office in the capital city Lilongwe with some time spent at our research camps in Liwonde and Kasungu National Parks.

If you are interested then download an application pack and also an application form and send it to emma@conservationresearchafrica.org

(Advertised 22/4/2017. Closed when position is filled)

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BAT Research Assistant - URBAN *POSITION filled*

August 2016 start for 8 months +

ABC are recruiting for an Bat Research Assistant who will be based at our research office in Malawi's capital city of Lilongwe, to conduct the field research and outreach in partnership with our community outreach workers under the supervision of Dr Emma Stone.
This position will involve both surveying and roost checks, as well as community outreach for both ABC and our new Urban Wildlife Project. This will require experience and maturity, as well as an interest in human-wildlife conflict

If you are interested then download an application pack and also an application form and send it to emma.stone@bristol.ac.uk

(Advertised 18/05/2016. Closed when position is filled)

 

Entomology Intern (*Position filled*)

Feb/March 2016 start for 6 months +

We are currently recruiting for an Entomology Intern to assist the research team with the insect collection that has been gathered from ABC’s Biodiversity Monitoring Programmes (BMPs). The position is based in our research camp in Liwonde National Park and is a voluntary position.

If you are interested then download an application pack and also an application form and send it to emma@conservationresearchafrica.org

(Advertised 18/05/2016. Closed when position is filled)

 

Field Fleet Mechanic and Logistics Coordinator (*Position filled*)

Feb/March 2016 start for 6 months +

Conservation Research Africa are seeking applicants for the position of Field Fleet Mechanic and Logistics Coordinator to service our field research vehicles based in our research camps in Malawi. This is a full-time voluntary position (in-country expenses partly covered) responsible for maintenance, repair and servicing of project vehicles, procurement, logistical support to field operations and programs, and oversight of contractors and construction projects.

If you are interested then download an application pack and also an application form and send it to emma@conservationresearchafrica.org

(Advertised 12/12/2015. Closed when position is filled)

 

 

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