Announcement: Call for Applications for the 2017 Short-Term Visiting Scholars Program at Michigan State University under the Feed the Future Nigeria Agricultural Policy Project

We are pleased to share with you a recently released Call for Applications for the 2017 Short-Term Visiting Scholars Program at Michigan State University under the Feed the Future Nigeria Agricultural Policy Project.

Announcement: New Vacancy in the IFPRI-NSSP Office

The International Food Policy Research Institute has a local vacancy for a Senior Research Assistant/Research Analyst based in its Nigeria Strategy Support Program (NSSP) Office in Abuja.

IFPRI Nigeria Hiring Research Assistant/Senior Research Assistant

Job Description Job Title: Research Assistant/Senior Research Assistant Application Deadline: Job Category: Research Department: DSGD Location: Abuja, Nigeria Appointment Duration: 1 Year Job Code: FO14-010 Position Type: Renewable Recruitment Type: Local US FLSA Status:

IFPRI Nigeria Hiring Research Assistant/Senior Research Assistant

Job Description   Job Title: Research Assistant/Senior Research Assistant   Application Deadline:   Job Category: Research   Department: DSGD Location: Abuja, Nigeria   Appointment Duration: 1 Year Job Code: FO14-006   Position Type: Renewable Recruitment Type: Local   US FLSA Status: Not applicable

IFPRI Nigeria Hiring Research Assistant/Senior Research Assistant

IFPRI VACANCY POSTING LOCALLY RECRUITED POSITION Position # FO-13-023 TITLE:  RESEARCH ASSISTANT/ SENIOR RESEARCH ASSISTANT LOCATION:  ABUJA, NIGERIA REPORTS TO:  KWABENA GYIMAH-BREMPONG – PROGRAM LEADER, NSSP DIVISION:  DSGD POSTING DATE:  20 JULY, 2013 CLOSING DATE:  15 AUGUST, 2013, OR UNTIL FILLED

Ethiopian ATA Consultancy on Biodiversity Study – Invitation to Apply

The ATA is an initiative by the Government of Ethiopia (GoE), designed with the primary aim of promoting agricultural sector transformation by supporting the Ministry of Agriculture and other public, private and non-governmental partners to address systemic bottlenecks through: Leading problem solving efforts to facilitate the identification of innovative solutions to address systemic challenges in >> Read more

Senior Economist Position at NSSP, Abuja – Invitation to Apply

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) seeks a qualified candidate to serve as a senior economist and key liaison person for the Nigerian Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD). The position is a one-year full-time consultant contract to be based in Abuja, Nigeria. The selected candidate will report directly to the Programme >> Read more

PRB Policy Fellowship

The Population Reference Bureau (PRB) is currently accepting applications for its Policy Fellows program.  The program provides participants with an understanding of how research can inform social policy, and a detailed knowledge of different approaches to communicating research findings to non-specialists. It begins with a two-week workshop held at PRB, during which participants learn about >> Read more

Vacancy Announcement – Program Assistant (PA)

IFPRI (International Food Policy Research Institute) / IFDC (International Center for Soil Fertility and Agricultural Development) seeks qualified candidates to fill the post of Program Assistant (PA) within the Nigeria Strategy Support Program (NSSP). The PA will provide administrative support to all aspects of the NSSP's activities.  The location of this position is Abuja and the >> Read more

Vacancy Announcement – Research Assistant (RA) / Senior Research Assistant (SRA)

IFPRI (International Food Policy Research Institute) / IFDC (International Center for Soil Fertility and Agricultural Development) seeks qualified candidates to fill the post of Research Assistant (RA) / Senior Research Assistant (SRA) within the Nigeria Strategy Support Program (NSSP). The RA/SRA will provide research, capacity strengthening, and communications support to IFPRI's activities.  The location of this >> Read more

Research Associateships at the FCWSRC

The Five College Women's Studies Research Center (FCWSRC), located in the Pioneer Valley of Massachusetts, USA, is now accepting applications for its research associateship program. The center is supported by Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Smith Colleges, as well as the University of Massachusetts Amherst.  Its main purpose is to encourage engaged, critical feminist scholarship >> Read more

Fellowships

Research Fellow Partnership Program for Agriculture, Forestry and Natural Resources (RFPP) The overall objective  is to enhance the human resource base for research in the fields of agriculture, forestry and natural resource management in international development. RFPP aims at generating development relevant knowledge, training young scientists, and establishing research partnerships. These objectives shall be achieved >> Read more

Announcement: JOURNAL OF ECOLOGY AND NATURAL ENVIRONMENT

The Journal of Ecology and Natural Environment (JENE) is a multidisciplinary peer-reviewed journal. It is dedicated to increasing the depth of the subject across disciplines with the ultimate aim of expanding knowledge of the subject. JENE is at the moment seeking qualified researchers to join its editorial team as editors, subeditors or reviewers. Any interested >> Read more

IFPRI-Abuja Research Internship Program

As part of the USAID-supported, Global Food Security Response project, IFPRI, through the USAID MARKETS program is assisting the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources in developing a strategic analysis and knowledge support system in Nigeria.  A critical aspect of the program is the building of country-wide capacity in the demand and supply of evidence-based >> Read more

Announcement: UNU ONY Internship Vacancy

The United Nations University Office at the United Nations, New York (UNU-ONY) recruits Junior Professional Fellows (JPFs) for two sessions each year running from August to January, and February to July. The internship title, "Junior Professional Fellows" reflects the high level of responsibility and opportunity given to those accepted into this program. The work allows >> Read more

Announcement: Fellowship Programs

We are pleased to announce the availability of fellowship programs from IFAR and AWARD: IFAR’s Role: IFAR is a results-oriented foundation that supports partnerships, collaboration, and awards as a means of fostering scientific excellence in agriculture and related fields. It’s mission is to recognize and promote scientific excellence involving the work of international agricultural research >> Read more

Announcement: Fellowships

IFPRI-Abuja is pleased to announce the following fellowships: IFAR 2010 Fellowship Program IFAR is a results-oriented foundation that supports partnerships, collaboration, and awards as a means of fostering scientific excellence in agriculture and related fields. The deadline for receipt of proposals is March 10, 2010.  Additional details may be accessed at http://www.ifar4dev.org/. African Women in >> Read more

Collaboration Opportunity

We are pleased to announce the collaboration opportunity to conduct research on Describing and Mapping Existing Irrigation Systems in Nigeria  (IFPRI_NSSP_2010_01).  When submitting an application, please include the following information: •          Cover letter from applicant expressing interest and summary of qualifications relevant to the ToR •          CV •          Example of publication •          Regions to be covered >> Read more

Announcement: Awards and Call for Research Partnership

The Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) announced the African Agriculture Science Competitions and Awards: Recognizing Excellence in African Science and Innovation. The science competitions and awards are categorized as: 1. Young Professionals in Science Award (25‐40 years); and 2. Women in Science Award The deadline for submission of entries is January 6, 2010. >> Read more

Research Associateships

Five College Women’s Studies Research Center Applications for Research Associateships for 2010-2011 are being accepted.  Research Associate applications are accepted for either a semester or the academic year. The Center supports projects in all disciplines so long as they focus centrally on women or gender. Research Associateships are non-stipendiary. Fifteen-eighteen Research Associates are accepted per >> Read more