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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 

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

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 Specialist

ICIPE is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic quantitatively oriented Social Scientist with a strong interest in gender, to join its international team of highly qualified and motivated scientists to contribute to our goal of increasing the food security and health of all Africans. Applications will be accepted up to February 17 2017, or until the position is filled, whichever is earlier. Learn more…

Postdoctoral Fellowship — Rice University

The Center for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality at Rice University has announced two postdoctoral fellowships in the humanities or social sciences for scholars pursuing research on women, gender and/or sexuality in any of the following thematic areas: health; environment; urban studies; global economy; race; nation; feminist and/or queer theory.

Two internship positions at KIT, Royal Tropical Institute

KIT, the Royal Tropical Institute is looking to hire one Programme Assistant (full-time) and one Research Assistant (full-time). For more information about the positions and the application procedures, please click the links below: Programme Assistant (full-time) Research Assistant (full-time) General information about KIT Sustainable Economic Development and Gender can be found on: or

Vacancy: Gender Specialist (International Potato Center)

The Gender Specialist will help the SERVIR Program to provide expert support on gender issues to teams including social and biological scientists, enabling them to strengthen the gender- responsiveness of their research for the development. She/He will be based in the Amazonian Region, and involve work in Peru, Brazil, and Colombia.

Vacancy – Cluster Leader for PIM’s Cluster 6.1

The CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions, and Markets (PIM) invites expressions of interest from CGIAR staff members to serve as Cluster Leader for PIM’s Cluster 6.1 (Gender, Agricultural Productivity, and Rural Transformation).  Terms of reference for the assignment are attached (or linked).  The staff member can be based at any CGIAR Center.  The selected Cluster Leader will work closely…