Deadline: 1 March, 2012. CCAFS seeks to find a new Science Officer within the theme 'Pro-Poor Climate Change Mitigation'. The Science Officer will help coordinate and conduct research contributing to the theme area. The position is based at the World Agroforestry Center's (ICRAF) headquarters in Nairobi.
Primary responsibilities will be:
The Science Officer will receive general supervision from the Theme Leader, but will exercise considerable independent judgment within flexible parameters.
Terms of offer
We offer a collegial, diverse and gender-sensitive working environment, and we strongly encourage applications from qualified women. This position is remunerated on international terms. The appointment will be for an initial period of three (3) years, subject to a nine-month probation period.
How to apply:
Address these to: Human Resources Unit, World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), PO Box 30677-00100, Nairobi, Kenya OR via icrafhru [at] cgiar [dot] org (email).
Indicate “CCAFS Science Officer” on the application letter.
Applications will be considered until 1 March 2012 or until a suitable candidate is identified and selected.
Please note that only short-listed applicants meeting the above requirements will be contacted.
To learn more about the World Agroforestry Center (ICRAF), visit their website.
Read more about the position by downloading the document (PDF) below.
CCAFS Coordinating Unit - University of Copenhagen, Faculty of Science, Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Rolighedsvej 21, DK-1958 Frederiksberg C, Denmark, phone +45 35331046; Email ccafs [at] cgiar [dot] org, EAN 5790000279012
Lead Center - International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)