Monday, January 06, 2014
EMPLOYMENT: Researcher - Land Rights and Agro-food Systems in Southern Africa
The Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies (PLAAS) invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced persons for a one-year renewable contract post, starting as soon as possible. The successful candidate will join a committed, motivated and vibrant team doing quality scholarly research aimed at influencing policy processes in Southern Africa and elsewhere. S/he will be responsible for playing a leading role in fieldwork across several countries on land and agrarian reform, large-scale commercial land acquisitions (‘land grabbing’) and farm investment, smallholder development, and pro-poor inclusive growth. S/he will be required to travel fairly extensively.
Deadline: January 24, 2014