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 

Senior gender specialist vacancy at IITA

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) seeks to recruit a Senior Gender Specialist to provide strategic leadership, develop capacities, and undertake gender mainstreaming and research in its various programs. Duty station: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Vacancy open until filled.

AWARD Pan-African Fellowships: Call for applications is open (closing date: 8 October)

The African Women in Agricultural Research and Development (AWARD) Fellowship is a career development program initiated in 2008 to strengthen and sharpen the research and leadership skills of African women in agricultural science, empowering them to contribute more effectively to accelerating agricultural gains in Africa. The call for applications for the second round of the AWARD Pan-African Fellowship, which will commence…

Tanager seeks a Team Leader, Nutrition expert and a Gender expert (closing date: 15 September)

Tanager is seeking a Team Leader, Nutrition Expert, and Gender Expert for the Impacting Gender & Nutrition through Innovative Technical Exchange in Agriculture (IGNITE) project funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. This 5-year project will improve household nutrition and women’s empowerment by strengthening African institutions’ ability to integrate nutrition and gender in agriculture interventions and business practices.

International Livestock Research Institute vacancy: Post-Doctoral Fellow, Climate Change Scenarios for Livestock Systems (closing date: 25 August 2018)

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a post-doctoral research fellow to lead work that explores possible future livestock development pathways in three focus countries (Ethiopia, Uganda and Kenya). The post-doc will identify the key future drivers influencing livestock systems and analyse the effects of alternative livestock development pathways on local contexts with respect to gender issues, water…

IDRC fellowship: Agriculture and Food Security (deadline: 5 September 2018)

The Agriculture and Food Security (AFS) program of the International Development Research Center (IDRC) is looking for a research award recipient to conduct research on emerging critical trends in the agricultural sector within the context of increased productivity and reduction of post-harvest loss, rural economic development, improved food and nutrition security, and the empowerment of women. The research will contribute…

International Food Policy Research Institute position: Research Analyst I/II (open until filled)

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) seeks a qualified candidate to serve as Research Analyst I or Research Analyst II in its Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division (PHND). This is a two-year, exempt, fixed-term, renewable appointment. The position will be based in Washington, DC, with travel overseas. Final position title will be based on experience.  The successful candidate will work…