Tuesday, March 11, 2008
EMPLOYMENT: Deputy Director General for Research (ICRISAT)
ICRISAT is seeking a Deputy Director General for Research (DDG-R), to be located at its Headquarters in Patancheru, (near Hyderabad) India, reporting to the Director General.
The DDG-R is a member of the senior management team and primarily responsible to plan, lead, integrate and coordinate the research programs within established policies and strategic plans of the Institute; and to develop and maintain effective harmonious relations and collaborations between ICRISAT and National Agricultural Research and Extension Systems (NARES) in both developed and developing countries, with civil society organizations and private sector, with Advanced Research Institutions, and other International Agricultural Research Centers (IARCs) and the Alliance of Centers within the CGIAR within which the DDG-R is a member of a Committee of DDG-Rs of all 15 Centers.
Deadline for Application: 20 April 2008