Vacancy for Research Nurse – University of Ghana Medical School, College of Health Sciences, Korle-Bu

ORGANIZATION: University of Ghana Medical School, College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana

JOB TITLE: Research Nurse

CONTRACT TYPE: short-term fixed contract (12 months duration)

The University of Ghana Medical School (UGMS) in collaboration with the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill is conducting a study to exhaustively document the course and outcomes of labour, delivery, and the immediate postpartum period in settings where the occurrence of adverse birth outcomes is high. The Research Nurse will provide standard medical care to study participants and perform enrolment and follow up procedures as required by the study protocol with skill and accuracy. They will collect and record accurate and confidential data and perform self-quality control and assurance activities.


  • The job holder must have a minimum of a Registered or Enrolled Nursing Diploma (midwifery or paediatrics preferred) or recognized equivalent with at least 1 year of experience in research.
  • Must have a valid Practising License.
  • Must be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Ghana.


  • Submit application letter and current CV to the School Administrator, UGMS in person or via email address
  • The deadline for submission of application is 18th March, 2020.