Monday, March 19, 2012
EMPLOYMENT: IFPRI Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow for Eastern and Southern Africa Region
The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) seeks a qualified candidate to serve as Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow in the Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Office (ESARO) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The responsibilities of the incumbent include conducting policy research, capacity strengthening, and communication and advocacy activities in the eastern and southern Africa region, and other regions of the world. This appointment is a two year, fixed-term, exempt, renewable appointment based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The final grade will be determined by demonstrated experience and track record of publications.
The Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Office conducts scholarly research, capacity strengthening, and communication and advocacy activities with collaborators in IFPRI, regional organizations and national programs to improve food and nutrition security, reduce poverty, and improve the livelihood of the people of eastern and southern Africa, and to support IFPRI’s wider mission of providing sustainable solutions for ending hunger and reducing poverty.
Deadline: April 7, 2012