Here we present some job and training opportunities in the field of clinical research. We will provide opportunities across the globe, but will aim most specifically at developing countries. To visit the funding portal, click here.  

Please scroll down for grants and training, which are at the bottom of the page.

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Some exciting new job opportunities!

  • Research Assistant for IDDO (Infectious Diseases Data Observatory): IDDO are seeking a research assistant to contribute to an examination of data which have the potential to reduce the spread of infectious disease outbreaks and accelerate treatment. The study will examine systems to make data available for public health emergency preparedness, response, and recovery. This full-time, short-term position with salary support is available immediately - for more info, click here.
  • The Global Health Network is seeking a Senior Operations Manager, Global Health Network Manager, Capacity Development Manager, and Impact and Methodology Research Manager. All the roles are based in Oxford, UK, and you can find more information by clicking here
  • The MRC Clinical Trials Unit at University College, London (CTU) is seeking a Senior Lecturer in Trial Conduct Methodology. Applicants should have a thorough understanding of clinical trial methods and the practical issues in trial and/or data management that may impede the successful, timely and cost-effective completion of a clinical trial. For more information click here


Websites with WorldWide Job Opportunities Listed:


Country Specific Job portals

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  • The India Alliance is a £80 million partnership between The Wellcome Trust, UK, and the Department of Biotechnology (DBT, Government of India), which offers Early Career, Intermediate, Senior Fellowships. IA funds a full spectrum of biomedical science, from fundamental molecular and cellular studies, through to clinical and public health research. This also includes theoretical biology and biomedical engineering. Requirements: A research proposal that seeks to answer an original biomedical research question; a not-for-profit host institutuion in Inda that will administer the Fellowship for the full duration of the award. A salaried position or commitment to a salaried position at the Host Institution is not required. No age or nationality restrictions on any scheme. A PhD in biological sciences is not necessary. Clinicians, veterinarians and public health researchers are strongly encouraged to apply. Only online applications are accepted. Please visit our website for further information on different schemes and the application process.
  • A job portal in India: In order to provide a career/job platform to Healthcare, Pharma/Biotech, Food/Nutrition, Health BPO, Equipment, Agri and Other Science communities exclusively, came into existence. also serves as a knowledge commune for professionals, corporate and domain experts to share views and news on Healthcare & Pharma domain. Please log on to
  • India Recruitment Net has a range of opportunities for Clinical Research Associates in various locations across India.
  • CliniIndia is another site specific to clinical research jobs in India: 


  • AMREF (African Medical and Research Foundation) have a range of jobs based in Nairobi, including research officer, programme manager, etc. For more information, see

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