Thursday, September 15, 2011


EMPLOYMENT: Agricultural Economist and Climate Change Scientist Opportunities at CIMMYT

The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) is an internationally funded, non-profit research and training organization affiliated with the CGIAR and has an annual budget of about US$ 90 million. CIMMYT’s mission is to sustainably increase the productivity of maize and wheat systems to ensure global food security and reduce poverty. The center is a global leader in maize and wheat breeding, biotechnology, socioeconomics, and natural resource management research. CIMMYT employs about 700 permanent staff and operates through decentralized partnership, with staff in 14 countries and projects and networks in many more.

CIMMYT seeks two highly trained individuals to join their international team of scientists working on improving the livelihoods of farmers and the poor in the developing world.

Deadline (both positions): September 30, 2011

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