Thursday, November 06, 2008
EMPLOYMENT: Applied Agricultural Economist (ICARDA)
The International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA) has an immediate vacancy for the position of Agricultural Economist under its Social, Economic and Policy Research (SEPR) Program. The position is based at ICARDA's headquarters in Aleppo, Syria. The post holder will report directly to the Program Director while focusing his/her work on assessing the adoption and impact of ICARDA's research outputs mainly in the area of crop improvement research. He/she will initiate and implement research projects and studies using advanced methodologies for assessing agricultural risks and households' vulnerability throughout ICARDA's mandate regions.
Applications must be received by 30 November 2008.