Fresher Information Scientist Job Opportunities – Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI)

Job Title:     Information Scientist
Organisation: Uganda
Cancer Institute (UCI)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Senior
Hospital Administrator
About US:
Mandated by the
Uganda Cancer Institute Act of 2016, the UCI is an autonomous body, with the
mandate to, among others, undertake and coordinate the management of cancer and
cancer-related diseases in Uganda. It is critical to the evolution of a
National Centre of Excellence, providing specialized treatment and care for all
types of cancer using all the available subspecialty expertise possible, as
well as engineering oncology-centered research and training.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Liaising closely with Senior Institute staff to identify priority
    areas for information collection, processing and management
  • Advising on policy issues relating to information gathering and
  • Collating and analyzing all Institute information and documentation
  • Gathering management information and documentation
  • Developing and maintaining a data bank of reliable and authentic
    management and other information required by the Institute and the public
  • Organizing and maintaining the Institute reference library
    containing all the Institute publications
  • Carrying out any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) Information
    Scientist job must be a Ugandan holding an Honours Bachelor’s Degree in
    information Science or its equivalent from a recognized University or
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified candidates who wish to join the Uganda Cancer Institute should
address their applications including copies of their academic, professional
transcripts, certificates, curriculum vitae, and employment records to:
The Executive
Uganda Cancer
P.O Box 3935
The applications
should be delivered to the Registry on Administrative Block.
Deadline: 31st August 2018
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