Work and Study

The Mahidol Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit (MORU) is part of The Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Oxford. Within MORU, our strength is our infrastructure to deliver excellent research and clinical studies to develop healthcare methods and systems for the improvement of global health.These pages contain information and links to details of jobs, studentships and oppourtunites for those wishing to join the MORU network.

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Due to the diversity and international spread of our network, our vacancies are interesting and varied. We offer career development and training for all staff and students.

Check out our jobs section to see local vacancies for Thai nationals, international opportunities advertised by Oxford, plus read about some of our researchers and how their careers have developed as part of this network.

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We have been hosting students from Mahidol University, Oxford Univeristy and Open University for over 20 years. Review our student pages to find out more information on how to apply, courses and funding available. Plus we have updated information for all current students and supervisors.



Check out our new Training pages for links and information on training courses, materials and resources available to MORU Network staff and students

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Volunteers and visitors

If you are interested in joining us as a volunteer, please forward your CV to the researcher you are interested in working with, and if they have an opportunity within their research group they will contact the administrative team here in MORU to process your details, and assist with arranging your visit.

Depending on which area of the MORU network you appraoch, the minimum time recommended for a volunteer would be 6-8 weeks.


New to Thailand

We regularly review and update our welcome pack and useful information so that new starters and visitors have everything they need to know in one place.

MORU's Guidelines for Visitors to Thailand are a must-read for anyone planning to visit Bangkok and Thailand. A short version is available or click to download a longer copy.