CIMMYT is seeking an experienced, pro‐active self-motivated and results‐oriented Gender and Development Specialist to join our interdisciplinary team of scientists working to improve the livelihoods of resource-poor wheat and maize farmers in the developing world. As a member of the CIMMYT Gender Team under the Socio-Economics Program, and in close collaboration with other socioeconomic and biophysical scientists and international and national partners, the successful candidate will undertake applied research on gender issues in sustainable intensification of wheat and maize-based farming systems and contribute to strengthening the institutional capacity for integrating gender in wheat- and maize research-for-development.
The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center, known by its Spanish acronym, CIMMYT®, is a not-for-profit research and training organization with partners in over 100 countries. Please refer to our website for more information: http://www.cimmyt.org
The selected candidate will be based in Islamabad, Pakistan or Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Please read the full job description: 15832_Gender and Development Specialist
Candidates must apply online here for 15832 Gender and Development Specialist
Screening and follow up of applications will start on Monday, 14 September 2015.