The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center, known by its Spanish acronym, CIMMYT®, is a not-for-profit agricultural research for development organization with partners in over 100 countries.
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CIMMYT is seeking an innovative, self-motivated, and flexible professional for the Consultancy : Wheat Research Consortium Developer to work in the Global Wheat Program for the Physiology Department.
The Heat and Drought Wheat Improvement Consortium (HeDWIC) has been endorsed by the and is notionally supported by an international network of collaborators.
The HeDWIC initiative will orchestrate genetic, physiological, and agronomic technologies to raise the productivity of wheat cultivated under heat and drought stress in environments worldwide, in full consideration of future climatic and socioeconomic factors.
Specific duties :
breeding hub at CIMMYT via sharing germplasm and technologies.
Required academic qualifications, skills and attitudes :
activity, Relationship Management, Strategic Thinking and Achievement Orientation.
The consultancy is for an initial fixed-term for twelve (12) months, after which further contract is subject to performance and success in securing funding commitments.
The location of the position will be negotiable.
Candidates must for IRS18124 Wheat Research Consortium Developer . Screening and follow up will begin on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 .
Applications must include a CV and a letter of interest. Incomplete applications will not be taken into consideration. For further information on the selection process, please contact Yessica Castillo, at .
Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
This consultancy will remain open until filled.
CIMMYT is an equal opportunity employer. It fosters a multicultural work environment that values gender equality, teamwork, and respect for diversity.
Women are encouraged to apply.