Tuesday, August 23, 2011
EMPLOYMENT: Research Opportunites at the WorldFish Center
The WorldFish Center is an international, nonprofit research organization dedicated to reducing poverty and hunger by improving fisheries and aquaculture. WorldFish is one of 15 members of the Consortium of International Agricultural Research Centers supported by the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR). The WorldFish Center is committed to meeting two key development challenges: 1) improving the livelihoods of those who are especially poor and vulnerable in places where fisheries and aquaculture can make a difference and 2) achieving large scale, environmentally sustainable, increases in supply and access to fish at affordable prices for poor consumers in developing countries.
The WorldFish center is accepting applications for the following three research positions”
- Gender Specialist, (Penang, Malaysia)
- Innovation and Impact Specialist (Penang, Malaysia)
- Aquaculture Value Chain Development Specialist (Abbassa and Cairo, Egypt)
More information and online application for all 3 positions is available here.
Deadline: September 12, 2011