CGIAR Gender

CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research


The vacancy announcements posted below are aggregated from our Research Centers and Programs. You can also find them on our CGIAR linkedin page or follow us on twitter 

Vacancy: Scientist – Gender and Environment, closing date: May 13th

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a scientist – gender, livestock and environment to contribute to the research agenda linking environmental and social dimensions of livestock, especially in terms of climate change adaptation and mitigation. The successful candidate will join a growing team of environmental social scientists within the Sustainable Livestock Systems group, as well as receiving supervisory…

Vacancy: Senior Officer, Programs and Research – AWARD (application deadline: April 17)

African Women in Agricultural Research for Development (AWARD) seeks to recruit a Senior Officer, Programs and Research to coordinate the design and implementation of AWARD key programs, including activities related to AWARD fellowships initiatives; Gender Responsive Agricultural Research and Development (GRARD); Gender in Agribusiness Investments for Africa (GAIA) and other special initiatives spearheaded by AWARD.

PhD position with the Swedish University of Agricultural Science (deadline May 4)

The Department of Urban and Rural Development in Uppsala offers a PhD position within its Rural Development research cluster. The successful candidate will join the research project: “Improved disease control by community participation – the case of African swine fever in northern Uganda”. Even though not mentioned explicitly, a gender component would be most welcome.

Vacancy: Senior Research Assistant / Research Analyst

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) is looking for a Senior Research Assistant (SRA) / Research Analyst (RA) for their Environment and Production Technology Division in Washington, DC. A successful candidate will provide research support to mixed methods (qualitative and quantitative) studies on natural resource management (NRM), with a particular focus on gender and institutional issues. Application deadline: Open until filled.

Vacancy: Gender and value chain scientist (deadline: March 27)

WorldFish is looking for a Gender and Value Chain researcher based in Cairo, Egypt to lead and contribute to the effective integration of gender analysis in the Egyptian research portfolio and to conduct impactful and innovative applied research on gender in fish value chains and fish agri-food systems. Please note: the position is only open to Egyptian nationals and the…

Vacancy: senior research assistant (deadline: open until filled)

The International Food Policy Research Institute  (IFPRI) seeks a highly-motivated Senior Research Assistant (SRA) to join the Development Strategy and Governance Division. The SRA will provide research support for quantitative studies on various topics related to public investment, political economy, agricultural transformation, agriculture-nutrition linkages, migration, employment and gender.

Consultancy: Establishing the Impact of Nutrition Related Activities of Accelerated Value Chain Development program (closing: 20 February)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a team of consultants/firm to conduct a comprehensive review of nutrition related results and strategy of the Accelerated Value Chains Development program. This review will include assessing progress with the nutrition impact pathways (production, income, women’s empowerment), and make recommendations for future action. Closing date: 20th of February