Call for Applications to a short training in Belgium

The University of Rwanda, under its collaborative programme with the ARES (Académie de Recherche et de d’Enseignement Supérieur) of Belgium, is calling for internal applications to a short training at a Belgian University in electronic library resources use for teaching and research in the field of Biotechnology.

The trainee will be expected to support the newly-created UR Biotechnology Centre set up within the framework of the UR-ARES Cooperation.

The present call is aimed at UR staff with a Master’s degree in Library Science, conversant with scientific article writing.

The selected applicant will receive a half-month specialized training in a Belgian University during the first quarter of 2016. He/She will be expected to support the UR Biotechnology Centre in setting up and use ICT-based library documentary resources.

Applications for the training should be addressed by email to with copy to not later than Monday, 21st December 2015 at 17:00.

The application file should comprise the following:
- Letter of application addressed to “The Coordinator of the UR-ARES Programme”
- Letter of recommendation from the supervising Dean/Director.
- Copy of Master’s degree in Library Science.

Kigali, this Friday 4th December, 2015

UR Lecturer and Coordinator of UR-ARES Programme.


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