Opportunities for Research Trainee (4 Positions).

    The Economic and Social Research Foundation (ESRF), an independent policy think tank in Tanzania undertakes and facilitates research aiming at enhancing the understanding of policy options for development management in Tanzania. Foundation’s primary objectives include undertaking policy research, coordinating knowledge management and innovation as well enhancing the capacity development of different sectors/actors of Tanzania’s development process. The mandate of ESRF includes also capacity strengthening of Tanzania’s intellectual resources – both producers and users of knowledge.

    Mentoring and coaching of junior and intermediate researchers is one of the Foundation’s initiatives aiming at building the capacity of young researchers in policy research. Through this program, the ESRF provides opportunities for young researchers to work at the ESRF as Research Assistants for a period of one year under supervision of senior researchers. In this regard, the ESRF is pleased to announce opportunities for research assistantship for four (4) research trainees for a one year period of July, 2019 to July, 2020

    For application, please download application details here.




    Last updated on 2019-07-10




ESRFs activities are supported by the Government of the United Republic of Tanzania, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) and International Development Research Centre (IDRC)