Wednesday, October 10, 2012
EMPLOYMENT: IFPRI Postdoctoral Fellow/Research Fellow, Climate Change
The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) seeks a Postdoctoral Fellow/Research Fellow in its Environment, Production and Technology Division to work on research activities for the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change (CCAFS). This position will report to the program leader, climate change, at IFPRI, and will conduct research on the financial and institutional mechanisms that enhance the practice of climate change mitigation in agriculture and agricultural landscapes. Particular attention should be given to practices that have the potential to improve farmers' productivity and livelihoods and ecosystem services, the economics of mitigation practices, the role of the private sector and REDD finance and activities to sustainable agricultural intensification. This position is located at IFPRI’s headquarters in Washington DC, but will involve travel to countries where IFPRI and CCAFS carries out their research.
Deadline: October 19, 2012