Wednesday, June 02, 2010
EMPLOYMENT: IWMI Researcher / Social Scientist (Hyderabad, India)
The International Water Management Institute (IWMI) seeks a highly competent and dynamic Researcher-Social Sciences to be based in its South Asia Office in Hyderabad, India. The Researcher will contribute to IWMI’s social science research capabilities in the South Asia region and to other regions when needed. More specifically, the Researcher will initially work on on-going projects on policy and institutional relationships in Indian watershed development programs and on the impacts of agricultural water management interventions in challenging contexts in Nepal and Sri Lanka. The Researcher will also contribute to the intellectual development and implementation of new projects and provide social science inputs into a variety of projects in IWMI’s research portfolio.
The purpose of the position is to develop innovative methodologies, guide their empirical implementation and provide insightful interpretation of data to address socio-economic and institutional issues relating to agricultural water management in developing countries. Results should provide recommendations to enable policy makers to make informed decisions on appropriate agricultural water management interventions.
More information available through IWMI’s vacancies web page.
Deadline: June 30, 2010