Technical Director, Malaria Entomology and Vector Control Job Opportunities at Population Services International 2022
Technical Director, Malaria Entomology and Vector Control, Tanzania Case Management and Surveillance Activity*
Based inReports toApproximately August 2022
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The anticipated Tanzania Malaria Case Management and Surveillance Activity, a five -year Cooperative Agreement, seeks to reduce the burden of Malaria and move towards the long-term goals of Malaria elimination. This activity will focus on Malaria Case Management, quality improvement for Malaria in pregnancy, Malaria Surveillance, Entomological monitoring, and drug efficacy monitoring, targeting pregnant women and children under five in the Tanzania Mainland and Zanzibar.
The Malaria, Entomology and Vector Control Technical Director will work in close collaboration with the CoP and technical staff of the program to provide strategic input on issues related to improving quality of entomological monitoring in both Tanzania mainland and Zanzibar. S/he will provide guidance of the Government of The United Republic of Tanzania on other potentially viable vector control interventions that might work in the Mainland and/or Zanzibar settings. The Malaria Entomology and Vector Control Technical Director will be responsible for provide inputs into all Tanzania Malaria Case Management reports related to entomology monitoring and vector control.
Under the supervision of the COP and in line with USAID and PSI policies, the Malaria Entomology and Vector Control Technical Director will be responsible for:
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