Tell: +260 211 281013
Cell: +260 955 359727, +260 955 359728
The National Institute for Scientific and Industrial Research (NISIR) was established by Statutory Instrument No. 73 of 1998 pursuant to the Science and Technology Act No. 26 of 1997 of the Laws of Zambia to spearhead Research and Development (R&D) activities in order to promote and accelerate sustainable socio-economic growth in the country.
NISIR is looking for suitably qualified and experienced Twelve(12) Research Scientists/Research Assistants to fill vacant positions at its three (03) campuses in Lusaka, Kitwe and Chilanga.
To conduct research in their specific scientific fields of experience.
JOB TITLE: Research Scientist
To generate Scientific knowledge in a particular field of study, develop technology and transfer the gained knowledge, developed technology to industry and community.
JOB TITLE: Research Assistant
2. MAIN DUTIES OF THE JOB
Exceptional candidates with qualifications and experience coupled with certain skills who demonstrate the potential to fully comprehend and respond to their research field related needs as expressed in various national documents such as the National Development Plan may be considered for more senior positions.
Interested candidates should submit their applications with detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of academic and professional qualifications, contact cell/telephone number(s) and contact address of at least three (3) traceable referees, addressed to:
National Institute for Scientific And Industrial Research,
International Airport Road,
P.O. BOX 310158,
Tel. No. +260 211 281982/3 or +260 955359728
Closing date for receiving applicants is Friday, 5thApril, 2019
Note: This jobs advertisement was prematurely circulated on social media without the authority of NISIR management. Any effect it may have had on potential applicants is deeply regretted. However, applications submitted in response to the social media circulated advert will be treated as valid applications.