The University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) is committed to meeting the objectives of Employment Equity to improve representivity within the Institution. Preference will be given to applicants from designated groups in accordance with our Employment Equity Plan COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES RESEARCH ASSISTANT (12 months Fixed Term; 3-days per week/Part-time appointment) Discipline of Otorhinolaryngology SCHOOL OF CLINICAL MEDICINE MEDICAL SCHOOL CAMPUS
Ref No.: T/CM11/2022 The Research Assistant will be working with the discipline of Otorhinolaryngology to identify opportunities to improve hearing health for patients in KwaZulu-Natal. The core project aims to identify, characterize and explain factors that influence the identification, referral and management of children with hearing loss. The research team is looking for someone with good work ethic, good organizational and interpersonal skills. The person would also need to have an interest in research and have high ethical values. The research assistant will be based predominantly at the Medical School Campus but will be required to travel to health care facilities throughout KwaZulu-Natal. The incumbent will report to Dr Andile Sibiya.
The Research assistant duties will include: