Science Communicator & Molecular Biologist (Dhaka) - APPLICATIONS CLOSED

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Job Description

This job circular was posted on 22nd June 2022 and applications will be accepted until 30th June 2022. We are inviting applications for the position of, “Molecular Biologist & Science Communicator”, to join our multidisciplinary team. If you believe that your credentials meet the outlined profile, we invite you to apply by sending your CV (1 - 3 pages) and a letter of motivation (1 page) to Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. At CHRF, we believe in an equal opportunity for all. We will consider all qualified applications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender or disability status.

Required Candidate Profile

• Masters in biological sciences • Interest in teaching and promoting science education • Knowledge about current outreach activities of CHRF • Knowledge about basic laboratory equipment and procedures • Outstanding interdisciplinary communication skills • Excellent proficiency in both Bangla and English • Experience in conducting research studies and writing reports


Functional Area

Dhaka, Bangladesh


• Execute basic analysis for research studies, follow good laboratory practices and comply with quality control in all procedures • Work closely with the CHRF team involved in the ‘Building Scientists of Bangladesh (BSB)’ program, and help in planning, executing, and coordinating activities as required • Plan and organize science camps for high school students as a part of the BSB program. Travel to those schools to organize the events if necessary. • Help in content creation of materials for training courses to teach microbiological and molecular techniques. • Give lectures in training courses and demonstrate the training topics to students from undergraduate, high school, and secondary school levels. • Work closely with the science communications team in managing the CHRF website and social media channels and maintaining liaison with partner institutes • Take care of the laboratory equipment for training and collaborate with the lab management team • Keep track of all logistics needed for the science camps and training sessions and organize the events with help of the CHRF team • Write training and research reports to be presented to donors and partner institutes