Thursday, October 14, 2010
EMPLOYMENT: Opportunities in IFPRI’s Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division
The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) seeks applications from economists for 2 positions in its Poverty Health and Nutrition Division (PHND). These positions are based at IFPRI headquarters located in Washington, D.C., but would involve travel to any of the countries in which IFPRI carries out its research.
PHND’s dynamic research programs combine state-of-the-art empirical work, partnerships with developed and developing country researchers and policy dialogue with senior government officials. The successful candidate will primarily work with the team researching the impact of social protection/welfare programs that have a strong emphasis on human capital formation. In addition, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to explore potential work on other research programs within the Division and Institute such work on gender, research on the linkages between agriculture, health and nutrition, and work on large scale maternal and child health and nutrition programs.
More information on the two positions:
- Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow (depending on experience and level of seniority)
- Postdoctoral Fellow/Research Fellow
Deadline: November 13, 2010