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ILRI Vacancy: Research Assistant – IITA (Closing Date: 2 September 2016)

International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Research Assistant on behalf of International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) to assist research activities for the tissue culture and transformation of Enset under supervision. 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 : Post-Doctoral Scientist – Feed and Forages Biosciences (open until filled)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Post-doctoral Scientist for its Feed & Forage Biosciences program, a new research program established to build capacity in upstream research on feeds and forages. The program aims to take advantage of opportunities afforded by recent scientific developments in genomics and related sciences, together with the … Continue reading

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ILRI Graduate Fellowship: Greening Livestock MSc Fellowship (closing date 30 August 2016)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit an MSc student for interdisciplinary natural and social science research under an IFAD-funded project entitled “Greening livestock: incentive-based climate-smart agriculture interventions for reducing the climate impact of livestock in East Africa”. The Project focuses on identifying the conditions that enable and constrain East African dairy producers … Continue reading

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ILRI vacancy: Senior scientist, Lead Plant Breeder (closing date: 8 April 2016)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit an experienced Lead Plant Breeder with solid practical experience in public and/or private sector setting. The position shall lead and manage a range of activities under the newly established Integrated Genotyping Service and Support (IGSS) at the Biosciences eastern and central Africa (BecA) Hub. ILRI works … Continue reading

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ILRI vacancy: Computing Systems Analyst

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Computing Systems Analyst to analyze, develop and implement systems to ensure ILRI’s research computing infrastructure satisfies the needs of scientists, uses up-to-date technologies and achieves international standards for data sharing, archiving and management.  ILRI works with partners worldwide to enhance the roles that livestock play … Continue reading

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ILRI vacancy: Research scientist – Livestock Genetics/Genomics – Re-advertisement

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Research Scientist – Livestock Genetics/Genomics 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. … Continue reading

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ILRI consultancy: Facilitators to conduct Feed Assessment Tool (FEAST) methodology courses(Closing Date: 2 September 2016)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit two (2) facilitators to implement FEAST training assessment; which will further enhance ILRI’s contribution to the capacity development and learning aspects of several of its CGIAR Research Programs (CRP) and programs. ILRI works with partners worldwide to enhance the roles that livestock play in food security … Continue reading

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CIMMYT Vacancy : Research Associate – Internal (Closing Date: 31 August 2016)

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENTS – INTERNAL Research Associate The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) REF: RA/32/16 25 August 2016  The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) seeks to recruit a Research Associate for the Socioeconomics Program. This position will support on-going research activities in Ethiopia, as well as in other countries within the region … Continue reading

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ILRI Consultancy: Policy Review – Institutional Framework for Community Rangeland Management (Closing Date: 29 August 2016)

International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a consultant within the Accelerated Value Chain Development – Livestock Component (AVCD-LC) project to review existing and draft national policies and legislation that can be used to structure institutional frameworks for community rangeland management, pending the finalization and enactment of the Community Land Bill, and propose options … Continue reading

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ILRI Graduate Fellowship: Cross-scale Political Economy of Low GHG Emission Dairy Development (closing date 10 September 2016)

ILRI and CIFOR seek two PhD students for interdisciplinary social and political science research under an IFAD-funded project entitled “Greening livestock: incentive-based climate-smart agriculture interventions for reducing the climate impact of livestock in East Africa”. The Project focuses on identifying the conditions that enable and constrain East African dairy producers in adopting climate smart agriculture … Continue reading