Cancer Research Development Co-ordinator UCT

The Cancer Research Initiative seeks to appoint a Research Development Coordinator as soon as possible. This is a part-time (20 hours per week), 12-month contract position.


  • A Master’s in Public Health or a master’s degree in a subject relevant to health sciences

Advantageous experience includes:

  • Experience in cancer research
  • Research project management or co-ordination
  • Website content management


  • Support the Cancer Research Directorate in the development of an integrated interdisciplinary cancer research program
  • Support the Cancer Research Directorate in the development of research grant proposals
  • Compile information on cancer research activities in the Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Support the Cancer Research Directorate in the development of proposals to foundations, trusts and  philanthropic donors

The annual cost of employment, for this part-time (20 hours per week) 12-month contract post, is between

R92,331 and R144,570, commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To apply, please e-mail the completed UCT Application form (HR201) and all other relevant documentation as indicated on the form, clearly indicating “Cancer Research Development Co-ordinator” followed by the reference number I-2871 in the subject line to Bonny Diener at

Download the application form

An application which does not comply with the above requirements will be regarded as incomplete. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Address: Cancer Research Initiative, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Private Bag X3, Rondebosch, 7700

Telephone: +27 21 406 6228

Faculty website:

Reference number: I-2871

Closing date: 19 February 2014

UCT is committed to the pursuit of excellence, diversity and redress. (Our Employment Equity Policy)

UCT reserves the right not to appoint.

Posted in Job opportunitiesTagged

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Be part of our network of leaders and innovators.

Join now