AHRI Work Experience Internship Programme 2019

Company Africa Health Research Institute
Available in KwaZulu-Natal
Location Durban
Deadline June 20, 2019

Short Description

This is an internship position with an anticipated time requirement of a minimum of 10 hours per week to a maximum of 20 hours per week. The programme will involve using time-lapse movie analysis to better understand the infection of immune cells during tuberculosis.

The Africa Health Research Institute is a groundbreaking collaboration between the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and the University of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa. Our mission is to conduct outstanding basic science research on tuberculosis (TB) and HIV, translate the scientific findings into new tools to control TB and HIV, and expand the educational opportunities in the region. AHRI is an independent research institute that will work in collaboration with UKZN and other academic and clinical institutions in South Africa and around the world.


Currently an undergraduate in BSc in Biology/Microbiology or BSc in Computer
Science/Biomedical Engineering

Minimum Experience

  1. Basic computer literacy , Tissue Culture/Bacterial Culture Experience (optional) MATLAB experience advantage (Biology/Microbiology background), or
  2. Basic computer literacy and programming knowledge, MATLAB experience advantage, Deep Learning experience advantage (Computer Science/Biomedical Engineering

How to apply

Visit the link below and press the “Apply” button close to the bottom of the page and follow the given instructions.

Link: https://ahri.jb.skillsmapafrica.com/Job/Index/31372