Eligibility : M Phil / Ph.D
Location : Hyderabad
Last Date : 04 Jun 2017
ICRISAT seeks applications for the post of Visiting Scientist. The position is based at ICRISAT- Bamako, Mali.
Requirements: PhD with a strong focus on gender research in Rural Sociology, Sociology, Development Studies, or Agronomy.Experience with agriculture research, agriculture-nutrition linkages and especially participatory methodologies required.Experience with plant breeding (participatory plant breeding/participatory varietal selection) highly desirable. Experience in data set management and analysis; experience with qualitative and quantitative methods highly desirable. Proven ability to work with an interdisciplinary team (constituting of social and biophysical scientists). 1-2 years relevant experience in the developing world, agriculture and gender. Excellent language knowledge of both English and French are highly desired.
General: This is a Visiting Scientist position, initially for a period of one year, renewable based on the performance of the incumbent and the institutes continuing need for the position.Applicants should apply on or before 4th June 2017.