Behavioral Research Technician

APOPO is currently seeking inquisitive and motivated researcher technicians to join our growing team conducting basic and applied research with global impact relevant to the scent detection abilities of the HeroRATs. 

Candidates should hold a Bachelor’s degree or higher in psychology, neuroscience, biology, anthropology, or another related field. Keen attention to detail and prior experience conducting behavioral research (preferably with rodents) are required. Candidates with prior experience examining olfactory learning or discrimination behavior are strongly encouraged to apply. 

The successful candidate will work closely with APOPO’s training and research team at our headquarters in Morogoro, Tanzania where opportunities for research related to our ongoing operations in mine-detection and TB-detection research also exist.

The closing date for applications is February 16th, 2018. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. 

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