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vacancies
2010-01-25
Deputy executive Dean position @ UNISA
Country (origin): South Africa
Academic and Resear ch Position College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences Deputy Executive Dean (Florida Campus) (5-year contract) (Ref. DepExecDean/P4/Jan2010/mb) Enquiries: (011) 471-3161 (Mrs M Botha) More information relating to this pos...
http://www.unisa.ac.za
2010-01-14
Consultant- CAADP Pillar IV Technical Assistant
Country (origin): Ghana
Networking Support Function-1 is responsible for advocacy and resource mobilization on behalf of the Forum’s stakeholders and coordinates the Secretariat’s lead role in the implementation of CAADP Pillar IV. The unit supports the integration of FAAP p...
http://www.fara-africa.org/news-events-opportunities/positions/#consultant
2009-11-12
Research Fellows on Linking Agricultural Research to Innovation
Country (origin): Ghana
Candidates should have: • Research experience on agricultural and rural innovation policies and processes • A recent relevant PhD is desirable, but candidates with a strong relevant publication record would also be considered • Positions could be...
http://www.fara-africa.org/news-events-opportunities/grants-funding-fellowships/#innovation
2009-08-20
TECHNICAL DIRECTOR/SENIOR ADVISER
Country (origin): Papua New Guinea
Agricultural Development • Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea • 24 month contract with potential for extension Do you know how to transform agricultural research into increased opportunities for rural smallholders to generate income and mai...
http://www.careers.coffey.com
2009-05-22
Junior Professional Fellows Program United Nations University
Country (origin): Ghana
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'...
http://www.ony.unu.edu/internships
2008-10-24
Agricultural Economist
Country (origin): Ghana
The Agricultural Economist or Senior Agricultural Economist (Demand and Sector Analysis) will contribute to on-going and new research on: (a) market- and sector-level trends in demand for, and supply of, product and service attributes associated with sm...
http://www.ilri.org
2008-10-24
AGRICULTURAL ECONOMIST
Country (origin): Ghana
Agricultural Economist /Senior Agricultural Economist (Value Chains and Development) (position Ref: MK/EVD/10/08 based at ILRI’s office in Delhi, India) The Agricultural Economist or Senior Agricultural Economist (Value Chains and Development) will co...
http://www.ilri.org
2008-10-24
SOCIAL SCIENTIST
Country (origin): Ghana
The Africa-based, globally networked International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) helps to reduce poverty, hunger and environmental degradation by enhancing animal agriculture in developing countries. ILRI positions its work at the dynamic interface...
http://www.ilri.org
2008-10-17
Recruitment of AATF Executive Director – Request for Support
Country (origin): Ghana
Following the departure of the former Executive Director, Dr Mpoko Bokanga, on 22 September 2008, we have commenced the process of identifying a suitable candidate for the position. This is a high profile and exciting position that requires strategic lead...
http://www.aatf-africa.org
2008-10-14
Communications Director
Country (origin): Ghana
This is a unique opportunity for a dynamic and creative Communications Director to be part of a vibrant organization and to play a lead role in raising the international profile of Bioversity International by providing strategic leadership in the commun...
http://www.bioversityinternational.org
2008-09-05
Director, Human Resources, Finance and Administration
Country (origin): Ghana
The Director, Human Resources, Finance and Administration is responsible to the Executive Director of FARA and will work closely with the ED in the formulation, monitoring and control of FARA’s budget and finances. The post holder also safeguards FARA...
http://www.fara-africa.org/news-events-opportunities/positions/#DirectorHumanResources,FinanceandAdministration
2008-08-08
HEAD OF OPERATIONS, ILRI ADDIS ABABA CAMPUS
Country (origin): Ghana
The Head of Operations will be responsible for the overall effectiveness and efficiency in provision of administrative services required by the ILRI Programmes and hosted institutions in Addis Ababa. The staff compliment from ILRI staff and hosted institu...
http://www.ilri.org
2008-08-08
Director of Finance & Operations
Country (origin): Ghana
The ideal candidate should have a master's degree in business administration (MBA) or public administration (MPA) with a professional accountancy qualification (chartered accountant / certified public accountant), at least 10 years of progressively comp...
http://www.ilri.org
2008-08-08
Director – Biotechnology
Country (origin): Ghana
You will play a central role in the development of team goals and strategies, in resource mobilization for research programs and projects, for maintaining and developing strong scientific partnerships, representing the institute internationally and in man...
http://www.ilri.org
2008-08-08
Social Scientist
Country (origin): Ghana
: ILRI seeks to recruit a Social Scientist as part of its Targeting and Innovations Theme. Under the guidance of the Operating Project Leader, “Livestock, Livelihoods and Poverty” and in coordination with other research staff, the appointee will devel...
http://www.cgiar.org/ilri/
2008-08-08
POST-DOCTORAL SCIENTIST – MARKET ECONOMICS
Country (origin): Ghana
ILRI seeks to recruit a post-doctoral scientist in market economics to join a new regional project on in-situ conservation of endemic ruminant livestock in West Africa funded by the Global Environmental Fund. The position will play a key role in this fou...
http://www.ilri.org
2008-08-08
Project Leader – Early Detection, Reporting and Surveillance – Avian Influenza in Africa
Country (origin): Ghana
The Project Leader will lead and manage a significant new 15-month project to apply risk-based approaches to the targeting of active, community-focused surveillance for avian influenza. The project will be implemented through a multi-partner collaboratio...
http://www.ilri.org
2008-07-16
Marketing Programme Coordinator
Country (origin): Ghana
Coordinating CTA’s Marketing Unit and working closely with the members of the Information Products and Services Department (IPSD) and other programme coordinators, and reporting directly to CTA Director, the incumbent will carry out the following activi...
http://announcements.cta.int/2008/07/vacancy-marketing-programme-coordinator.html
2008-07-16
ICT for Development Programme Coordinator
Country (origin): Ghana
Working closely with the members of the ICT Innovation Team and reporting to the head of department, the incumbent will carry out the following activities: (i) Contribute to the interdepartmental efforts towards improving (a) CTA internal ICT/ICM systems...
http://announcements.cta.int/2008/07/vacancy-ict-for-development-programme.html
2008-07-16
ICT for Development Programme Coordinator
Country (origin): Ghana
Working closely with the members of the ICT Innovation Team and reporting to the head of department, the incumbent will carry out the following activities: (i) Contribute to the interdepartmental efforts towards improving (a) CTA internal ICT/ICM systems...
http://announcements.cta.int/2008/07/vacancy-ict-for-development-programme.html
2008-07-16
Publication Officer
Country (origin): Ghana
) Contribute to the development and implementation of the Centre’s publishing and editorial programme and policy, including electronic publishing, to improve the efficiency of CTA’s production, outreach and visibility (the policy is currently under re...
http://announcements.cta.int/2008/07/vacancy-publication-officer.html
2008-07-10
Programme Guidelines & AFRICAN FELLOWS PROGRAMME
Country (origin): Ghana
Projects should be based on research targeted at a problem which is of benefit to small-scale African farmers, directed at crop or livestock systems, provide technology to increase food security and /or household income and demonstrate a clear path from r...
http://www.rothamsted-international.org/
2008-07-10
Rothamsted International African Fellows Programme
Country (origin): Ghana
The Rothamsted International African Fellows Programme (AFP) aims to provide problem-focused advanced research training in Europe, for mid-career scientists from Sub-Saharan Africa. The purpose of the AFP is to assist in capacity building, institutional...
http://www.rothamsted-international.org/HTML/Fellowships/AFP_main_page.html
2008-06-30
Consultancy: To “develop communication and training resource for the awareness campaign for cassava brown streak disease (CBSD)”
Country (origin): Ghana
CBSD is a new disease in most parts of Eastern and Central Africa (ECA) that has led to massive loses in cassava productivity, food and income for several people in the cassava value chain. It threatens to destroy all cassava varieties if nothing is done ...
http://www.asareca.org
2008-06-30
Consultancy: To ‘catalogue and carryout comparative analysis of existing approaches for multiplication and delivery of quality cassava plating materials at farm level.
Country (origin): Ghana
Cassava is the second most important staple crop in Africa after maize. It is a major staple for more than 200 million people in Eastern and Central Africa (ECA) most of them living in rural areas. The crop has been prioritized by NEPAD as a ‘poverty fi...
http://www.asareca.org
2008-06-05
Director of Finance & Operations
Country (origin): Ghana
Reporting to the ILRI Director General, the Director of Finance & Administration will implement and adapt systems needed to support the institute’s strategic objectives. As a member of the senior leadership team s/he will be involved in a range of strat...
http://www.ilri.org
2008-06-05
Project Coordinator – Zoonotic Emerging Infectious Diseases
Country (origin): Ghana
We wish to recruit a dynamic, development-focused manager and researcher to play the lead role in a new collaborative project on improved responses to emerging infectious diseases – both animal and human – across SE Asia. Based in the region, you wil...
http://www.ilri.org
2008-06-05
Project Coordinator – Zoonotic Emerging Infectious Diseases
Country (origin): Ghana
We wish to recruit a dynamic, development-focused manager and researcher to play the lead role in a new collaborative project on improved responses to emerging infectious diseases – both animal and human – across SE Asia. Based in the region, you wil...
http://www.ilri.org
2008-05-28
Plant Biosciences Research Scientist (PBRS)
Country (origin): Ghana
ILRI is a non-profit-making and non-governmental organization with headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya, and a second principal campus in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. We employ over 700 staff from about 40 countries. About 80 staff are recruited through international...
http://www.Ilri.org
2008-05-02
Job Opportunities at RUFORUM
Country (origin): Ghana
Our client, the Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) is an organisation set up to support graduate training and agricultural research in African universities. RUFORUM has the following job openings at its Regional Off...
http://www.ruforum.org