Dr. Linda Veronica Venczel of Seattle has been appointed BIO Ventures for Global Healths new Director of Program and Partnership Management. Most recently Dr. Venczel was Senior Program Officer, Global Development at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Deputy Branch Chief for Polio Eradication at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, and International Advisor on Vaccines and Immunization for Bolivia at the Pan American Health Organization in Washington DC.
Ingeborg van Schayk's blog
Dear Partners in Vector Control,
We are pleased to update you on the status of the newly-established Pan-African Mosquito Control Association. Comprised of vector control and research professionals from Africa and beyond, our membership base has been growing rapidly as we combine efforts towards an Africa free of mosquito-borne diseases.
We invite you to:
John Wiley & Sons Publisher offers MalariaWorld subscribers a 20% discount on the book Integrated Vector Management by Graham Matthews.
Hardcover, 248 pages
October 2011, Wiley-Blackwell
£80.00 / €96.00
Special price for MalariaWorld subscribers: £64.00/€76.80
The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology (MMI), Malaria Research Institute, has an International faculty search for an entomologist/malariologist research associate
at the Johns Hopkins Malaria Institute at Macha (MIAM), Zambia.
The closing date for applications is January 31, 2012.
Organisation: Imperial College London, Division of Cell & Molecular Biology, Faculty of Natural Sciences, UK
Salary: £31,300 – £33,920 per annum
Closing date: 9 January 2012 (midnight GMT)
Closing date for completed applications:
Monday 5th December 2011, 9am
Salary: £30,870 - £35,789 per annum
Full Time, Fixed term for 5 years
The Tropical Institute and Max von Pettenkofer – Institute of the University of Munich offer a PhD position for at least 3 years for their Malaria Projects in Munich and Africa.
Deadline for applications: 14 November 2011