IFAD is Looking for Agro-Data Experts in Rome

IFAD is Looking for Agro-Data Experts in Rome

Check if this job appeals. They sent it to Zenvus, asking us to help with recommendations. Just apply directly as noted below. IFAD stands for International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), a specialised agency of the United Nations dedicated to eradicating poverty and hunger in rural areas of developing countries. Zenvus has a relationship with IFAD. If you do apply, send me a note via my community manager.

IFAD’s Research and Impact Assessment Division is looking for two post-docs to start as soon as possible.

Post-docs will be based in Rome at IFAD for a two year’s appointment as UN Temporary Professional Officer.

Post-Docs will work with RIA’s Team on Impact Assessment Projects using quasi-experimental or non-experimental approaches.

The positions will focus on empirical analysis of microeconomic agriculture data from developing countries—impact evaluation data and LSMS/household level data.

Post Docs will be involved in all the project cycle of the Impact Assessment Studies (Planning, Implementation, and Assessment).

Post-docs must have completed their PhD in the last year. The selected candidates are expected to publish in agricultural economics and development peer reviewed journals.

Interested candidates should apply by filling out an online form by September 23, 2018.

Candidates should upload the following documents:

·           CV

·           Cover Letter.

·           Writing sample (for example research statement, PhD dissertation summary, working paper or published paper)


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