Monday, February 28, 2011
EMPLOYMENT: CIMMYT GIS Expert/Crop Modeler – Associate Scientist or Scientist
The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) is looking for a crop modeler/GIS expert to join their international team of scientists working on improving the livelihoods of maize and wheat farmers in the developing world. The expert will work as a member of CIMMYT’s Socioeconomics Program and in close collaboration with the Global Wheat and Maize, Genetic Resources and the Conservation Agriculture Programs. You will contribute to the spatial analysis and characterization of production environments, targeting of innovations, and understanding of climate change impacts and adaptation and mitigation strategies. The position will preferably be based at the CIMMYT office in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Posting at CIMMYT locations in India, Nepal, or Zimbabwe is negotiable.
Deadline: March 25, 2011