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Agriculture

ILRI Consultancy: Livestock and Fish – Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (closing date 28 August 2014)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to hire a consultant to conduct a comprehensive and analytical literature review of the understanding, production, measurement and monitoring of International Public Goods (IPGs) in a wide range of research and development undertakings. ILRI works with partners worldwide to enhance the roles that livestock play in food security … Continue reading

Agriculture

ILRI Consultancy: Fodder Impact Study (closing date 28 August 2014)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to hire a consultant to implement this study in Kenya and to synthesize results from Kenya and Ethiopia into a comprehensive report outlining distribution channels, major target areas and adoption patterns. In addition, data on livelihood impacts of the selected fodder species will be collected. ILRI works with … Continue reading

Agriculture / BecA / ILRI / ILRIjobs

ILRI vacancy: Capacity Building Research Scientist (closing date 19 September 2014)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a research scientist to build the biosciences research capacity of scientists and graduate students in the east and central Africa region, in particular to support the many regional researchers who come to the BecA-ILRI Hub to conduct their own agricultural biosciences research projects. ILRI works with … Continue reading

Agriculture / BecA / ILRI / ILRIjobs

ILRI vacancy: Research Assistant (closing date 3 September 2014)

Vacancy Number: RT/BECA/08/14 Department: BecA-ILRI Hub Duration: 3 years’ Contract The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Research Assistant to provide high level technical support to visiting scientists and graduate students (research placements) conducting research projects in genomics, bioinformatics and genotyping at the BecA-ILRI Hub. ILRI works with partners worldwide to enhance … Continue reading

Africa / Agriculture / Fellowship / ILRI / ILRIjobs

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

Agriculture / BioSciences

ILRI vacancy: Animal Technician (closing date 22 August 2014)

Vacancy Number: REF: AT /08/14 Department: Animal Biosciences Duration: 3 years’ Contract International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit an Animal Technician to support Animal unit Biosciences facility activities. ILRI works to enhance the roles livestock play in pathways out of poverty in developing countries. ILRI is a member of the Consultative Group on … Continue reading

ICT / ILRI / ILRIjobs

ICRAF/ILRI vacancy: ICT Helpdesk Technician (closing date 22 August 2014)

Vacancy Number: ICT-Tech/CS/08/14 Department: Corporate Services Duration: 3 years’ Contract ILRI and ICRAF seek to recruit an ICT helpdesk Technician who will provide the first point of contact for ICT users. The position will be based on the World Agroforestry Centre’s Nairobi campus. The holder will however be expected to provide assistance to the ILRI … Continue reading

Corporate Services

ICRAF/ILRI vacancy: ICT Administrative Assistant (closing date 22 August 2014)

Vacancy Number: ICT-Admin/CS/08/14 Department: Corporate Services Duration: 3 years’ Contract ILRI and ICRAF seek to recruit an ICT Administrative Assistant to provide administrative support to the shared ICT Department and provide an interface between service providers, visitors and the ICT Department. The position is central to ensuring that administrative tasks are efficiently and effectively delivered … Continue reading

Africa / POD

ILRI vacancy: Liaison and Protocol Officer (closing date 22 August 2014)

Vacancy Number: LPO/P&OD/08/14 Department: People and Organizational Development Duration: 3 years’ Contract  ILRI seeks to recruit a Liaison and Protocol Officer to develop and maintain effective working relationship with government offices, diplomatic missions, international agencies and non-governmental organizations in Kenya in order to ensure the smooth running of ILRI’s operations in Kenya. ILRI works to … Continue reading

Africa / BecA / CRP37 / ILRI / ILRIjobs

ILRI vacancy: Development Partnerships Specialist (closing date 17 August 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

Agriculture / LSE

ILRI vacancy:Research Technician, GHG (closing date 7 August 2014)

Vacancy Number: RT/GHG/07/14 Department: Livestock Systems and the Evironment (LSE) Duration: 1 year fixed term contract International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Research Technician to support research within the Livestock GHG measurement and mitigation project. S/he will provide support for the investigation of the enteric and manurial greenhouse gas emissions from livestock. … Continue reading

BecA

ILRI vacancy: Database Specialist-BecA Temporary (closing date 6 August 2014)

Vacancy Number: DS/BecA/08/14 Department: Biosciences eastern and central Africa (BecA) Duration: Temporary position – 3 months International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a database specialist within BecA-ILRI Hub for a 3 months position to allow data associated with the project to be stored and made available to researchers within BecA and collaborators in … Continue reading

CapDev / CRP37 / ICT / ILRI / ILRIjobs

ILRI Vacancy: Project Coordinator – mNutrition (closing date 31 July 2014)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Project Coordinator to enhance ILRI’s contribution to the mNutrition project, which will be aligned with ILRI’s efforts in the CGIAR Research Programs (CRPs) on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (www.a4nh.cgiar.org) & Livestock and Fish (http://livestockfish.cgiar.org/) The assignment will involve working with all consortium partners and … Continue reading

Africa / Agriculture / Climate Change / ILRI / ILRIjobs

ILRI vacancy: Postdoctoral Fellow – Participatory Action Research (closing date 3 August 2014)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Postdoctoral Fellow to support the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) participatory research activities across East Africa, including coordination of the flagships research activities in the region with CGIAR centres. ILRI works to enhance the roles livestock play in pathways … Continue reading

Agriculture / ILRI / ILRIjobs

ILRI vacancy: Postdoctoral Scientist – Feed and Forage Biosciences Programme (closing date 23 July 2014)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a postdoctoral scientist to be part of a team working with forage genetic resources conservation and use, cover activities related to germplasm health and post-entry quarantine of forage germplasm. ILRI works to enhance the roles livestock play in pathways out of poverty in developing countries. ILRI … Continue reading

Corporate Services

ILRI Vacancy: Facilities Technician (closing, 15 July 2014)

Vacancy Number: FT/CS/07/14 Department: Corporate Services Duration: 2 years’ contract ILRI seeks to recruit a Facilities Technician to carry out measurements, draft drawings and prepare bills of quantities (BoQs) for various works within the Campus. ILRI works to enhance the roles livestock play in pathways out of poverty in developing countries. ILRI is a member … Continue reading

Agriculture / Climate Change / LSE

ILRI Vacancy: Research Technician-CCAFS (closing, 15 July 2014)

Vacancy Number: RT/LSE/07/14 Department: Livestock Systems and Environment Duration: 2 years’ contract ILRI seeks to recruit a Research Technician to support the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) East Africa Program, and working closely with other CCAFS staff in different locations and partners at different levels. ILRI works to enhance … Continue reading

Agriculture / ILRIjobs / LSE

ILRI MSc Research Fellowship – call for applications: Animal Production / Biostatistics (closing date 11 July 2014 or until suitable candidate is selected)

Project: Sustainable small ruminant breeding programs for “climate smart villages” Location: Kenya (Nairobi) Duration: 6 months, starting between July and August 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

Agriculture

ILRI vacancy: Business Development Manager – Bioinnovate Program (closing date 12 September 2014)

The Bio-resources Innovations Network for Eastern Africa Development (Bio-Innovate) Program, seeking to recruit a Business Development Manager as part of the Program Management Team. Reporting to the Program Manager, the Business Development Manager will provide business development support for technologies and products generated by Bio-Innovate supported projects and facilitate the commercialization processes. The Bio-resources Innovations … Continue reading

ILRI / ILRIjobs

ILRI Vacancy: Driver – (Closing, 26 August 2014)

Vacancy Number: A/052/14 Department: Animal Science and Sustainable Productivity (ASSP) Duration: Two years’ contract The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Driver for Animal Science and Sustainable Productivity Program in ILRI who will be based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. General: The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) works at the crossroads of livestock … Continue reading