Recruitment of Research Assistants

Back ground

TIU is planning to conduct the East Africa Bribery Index (EABI) 2016. EABI is a survey that records citizens bribery experiences while seeking government services in the preceding 12 months. The survey will focus on nine key services; Police, Judiciary, medical and health, Land services, tax services, education, local government, utilities and registry and licensing services.

The survey also seeks to establish 5 key indicators with regards to bribery; Likelihood of encountering bribery from an institution, Prevalence of bribery in an institution, Average size of bribe paid in an institution, Share of bribery of an institution and Impact of bribery of an institution.

The study will be conducted in the four regions of Uganda and they include;

Central; Kampala, Masaka, Mpigi, Mubende, Nakasongola, Kayunga and Kyankwanzi.

Western; Mbarara, Kabale, Kamwenge, kiryadongo,  Kabarole, Kibaale, Rubirizi and Mitooma.

Eastern; Soroti, Jinja, Kapchorwa, Mbale, Namutumba, Namayingo, Katakwi, Paliisa and Kumi.

North; Nwoya, Apac, Lira, Amolatar, Alebtong, Dokolo, Alebtong, Arua, Kitgum

In order to conduct the study, TIU desires to recruit research assistants to do the data collection in selected locations from the aforementioned districts.

Requirements for Research Assistants for EABI Data Collection

  1. Graduate /Senior six lever
  2. Minimum of advance certificate of education, diploma or degree will be an added advantage
  3. Experience in research (Data collection)
  4. Must be a resident of any of the districts mentioned above
  5. Self motivated and Willing to learn
  6. Willing to work under minimal supervision

If you are interested, submit your application and copies of your academic qualifications with three referees to the Executive Director, Transparency International Uganda

Email address:  Applications can also be hand delivered to the offices on plot 3 Martyrs lane Ntinda, or posted to Box no. 24335 Kampala. Deadline for receiving applications is 26th January 2017.