Wednesday, October 22, 2008
EMPLOYMENT: Principal Scientist/Global Theme Leader on Agro-Ecosystems (ICRISAT)
The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) seeks a Principal Scientist/Global Theme Leader on Agro-Ecosystems to be based at one of its research locations in Asia or Africa.
The selected person will be expected to provide dynamic leadership to scientists in the Theme located throughout sub-Saharan Africa and Asia. The appointee will also establish his/her own cross-discipline research program to lead ICRISAT’s natural resource management research into an era during which the achievements of past research are translated into impacts in relieving poverty and improving the well being of the resource-poor farmers of the semi-arid tropics.
Applicants are requested to submit the application before 20 November 2008. [more information]