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ILRI Graduate Field Research Fellowship: Call for Applications for PhD Fellow in Rangeland Governance (closing date: 30 November 2014)

Project: Community-Based Rangeland Management in East Africa: NRM, Land Tenure and Land Use Planning Dimensions Location: Field based: Ethiopia and/or Kenya and/or Tanzania Duration: Ten to fifteen months The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI, http://www.ilri.org) works at the crossroads of livestock and poverty, bringing high-quality livestock science, communications and capacity building to bear on poverty … Continue reading

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ILRI call for applications: PhD Fellows in Climate Change Adaptation Policy (closing date: 15 November 2014)

Project: Multi-level analysis of the science-policy-practice interface in climate change adaptation in East and West Africa Location: 2 positions (one in Ethiopia and the other one in Senegal) Duration: Three years Background: With the increased urgency of adaptation to climate change in the agricultural sector, there is more and more experimentation with how to bring … Continue reading

Africa / ILRI / ILRIjobs / Vaccines Platform

ILRI vacancy: Research Technician – Vaccine Biosciences (closing date: 31 October 2014)

International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Research Technician to focus on recombinant antibody technologies. S/he will be part of a group that comprises of senior technicians within the Vaccine Biosciences Department. ILRI works with partners worldwide to enhance the roles that livestock play in food security and poverty alleviation, principally in Africa … Continue reading

Agriculture / FSZ / ILRIjobs

ILRI vacancy: Post-Doctoral Scientist Food Safety and Zoonosis / CCAFS Flagship 2 (closing date 6 November 2014)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a post-doctoral Scientist to work in Vietnam and Laos. The scientist will report to a senior scientist in ILRI’s Food Safety and Zoonoses team. His or her role will be to coordinate the project activities to ensure a good integration of work components, to strengthen research … Continue reading

Directorate / ILRI / ILRIjobs / POD

ILRI vacancies – Deputy Director Generals (Closing date: 17 October 2014)

ILRI seeks to appoint two senior science leaders: Deputy Director General – Integrated Sciences Deputy Director General – Biosciences Working collaboratively to deliver on ILRI’s mission via the integration of the Biosciences and Integrated Sciences directorates, the DDGs will provide strategic scientific leadership, ensure institutional relevance and legitimacy, represent ILRI externally and articulate the role … Continue reading

Agriculture / ICT / ILRI / ILRIjobs

ICRAF/ILRI Vacancy: ICT Customer Service Technician (Closing date: 9 October 2014)

Vacancy Number: ICT/CS/09/14 Department: Corporate Services Duration: 3 years’ Contract The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) seek to recruit an ICT Customer Services Technician. The position represents the primary customer interface for ICT services and technical support functions of the centre. The incumbent will be responsible for ensuring efficient … Continue reading

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ILRI Vacancy: Development Partnerships Specialist (Closing date: 11 October 2014)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Development Partnerships Specialist who will ensure effective management of the diverse adoption partners to deliver development results through adoption of bioscience innovations under the Africa Agricultural Productivity Partnership. The position holder will be responsible for managing the performance of adoption partners working in research-for-development project … Continue reading

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ILRI Vacancy: Research Assistant – IRRI (Closing date: 8 October 2014)

Vacancy Number: REF: RA/IRRI/09/14 Department: IRRI Duration: 2 years’ fixed term contract The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Research Assistant to supervise and plan the implementation of experiment(s), survey(s) and other research studies and conduct them as specified / defined in the research outline. The incumbent will collect and analyse data … Continue reading

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ILRI Consultancy: Design of Slaughtering Facility (closing date 30 September 2014)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Consultant – Design of Slaughtering Facility to work with the ILRI team and partners in the local government of Masaka district analyzing different design options for improved pig slaughtering in the district, using the area allocated for that purpose by the local government. The design … Continue reading

Agriculture / LGI

ILRI Consultancy: Agribusiness Expert (closing date 30 September 2014)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit an Agribusiness expert in Uganda to carry out scoping studies for designing a pig business hub model and develop a business plan for centralized slaughtering. ILRI works with partners worldwide to enhance the roles that livestock play in food security and poverty alleviation, principally in Africa … Continue reading

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ILRI Vacancy: Animal Health Technician (Closing date: 3 October 2014)

Vacancy Number: REF: AHT/AB/09/14 Department: Animal Biosciences Duration: 3 years’ Contract International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit an Animal Health Technician to Manage Animal Resources at the Kapiti Plains Ranch, Machakos County. ILRI is a not-for-profit institution with a staff of about 700 and in 2014, an operating budget of about USD83 million. … Continue reading

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ILRI Research Fellowship – call for applications: Veterinary Public Health/ Microbiology (MSc student), closing date: 30 September 2014 or until suitable candidate is selected

Project: Dynamic Drivers of Disease in Africa: Ecosystems, livestock/wildlife, health and wellbeing Location: Kenya (Nairobi) Duration: Until December 2014, starting October 2014 The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI, http://www.ilri.org) works at the crossroads of livestock and poverty, bringing high-quality livestock science, communications and capacity building to bear on poverty reduction and sustainable development. Part of … Continue reading

ILRI / ILRIjobs

CIP Vacancy: Project Assistant – (Closing date: 30 October 2014)

The International Potato Center – Ethiopia (CIP) seeks to recruit a Project Assistant to its Ethiopia Office which is based in Addis Ababa. The Center: The International Potato Centre (CIP) is an international non-profit agricultural research organization with a global mandate to conduct research on potatoes, sweet potatoes, Andean root and tuber crops, and sustainable … Continue reading

ILRI / ILRIjobs

ILRI Vacancy: Capacity Development Associate – (Closing date: 29 October 2014)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Capacity Development Associate who will be a member of the Capacity Development team based at the ILRI campus in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. General: ILRI works to enhance the roles livestock play in pathways out of poverty in developing countries. ILRI is a member of the … Continue reading

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ILRI Vacancy: Program Accountant – (Closing date: 28 October 2014)

Vacancy Number:  A/057/14 Department:  Animal Science for Sustainable Productivity Program (ASSP) Duration:  Two years The position: ILRI seeks a qualified Program Accountant to provide financial and budgetary support to staff in Animal Sciences for Sustainable Productivity Program (ASSP). General: The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) works at the crossroads of livestock and poverty, bringing high-quality livestock … Continue reading

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ILRI Vacancy: Technical Assistant (Closing date – 27 October 2014

Vacancy Number:  A/056/14 Department:  Feed and Forages Bioscience Duration:  Two years The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Technical Assistant who will be a member of the Feed and Forages Bioscience Program in Addis Ababa. General: The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) works at the crossroads of livestock and poverty, bringing high-quality … Continue reading