IFPRI Associate Research Fellow/Research Fellow Jobs 2022 Kenya

IFPRI JobsIFPRI Associate Research Fellow/Research Fellow Jobs 2022 Kenya: Currently the IFPRI is hiring employees for their upcoming projects vacancy for the Associate Research Fellow/Research Fellow position. Now for all Kenyan NGO job seekers, it’s a great opportunity to work with IFPRI.

IFPRI Associate Research Fellow/Research Fellow Jobs 2022 employment advertisement is published on April 07, 2022. Candidates can apply via online by April 17, 2022.

Organization Name International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Type of Organization NGO
Date Posted April 07, 2022
Closing Date April 17, 2022
Position Associate Research Fellow/Research Fellow
Total Vacancy N/A
Apply Process online
Country Kenya

IFPRI Associate Research Fellow/Research Fellow Jobs 2022

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) seeks suitable applicants for the position below at the Nairobi, Kenya.

  • Education: PhD in Economics, Agricultural Economics, Public Policy.
  • Experience: Minimum 3 years.
  • Employment Type: Full-Time.
  • Language: English.
  • Duty Station: Nairobi.
  • Remuneration: As Per Rules.

Other Requirements / Information:

  • PhD in Economics, Agricultural Economics, Public Policy, or closely related social science field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of post-PhD experience (for RF).
  • Excellent knowledge of STATA.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform critical analyses of own and others’ research.
  • A track record / strong pipeline of publications in peer-reviewed journals.
  • Demonstrated experience in effective interactions in a multicultural setting with other researchers and with policymakers, donors, and civil society.
  • Willingness to travel as required.
  • Excellent written and spoken English communication skills with demonstrated excellence in written and oral presentations.
  • Experience working in a developing country setting.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in Kenya and/or the Middle East.
  • Advanced knowledge of R, Phyton, Survey CTO.

Physical Demand & Work environment:

  • Employee will sit in an upright position for a long period of time with little opportunity to move/stretch.
  • Employee will lift between 0-10 pounds.
  • Employee is required to have close visual acuity to perform activities such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing computer terminal; extensive reading.

Essential Duties

Specific duties include but are not limited to:

  • Conduct research related to agricultural development in fragile contexts, food security and poverty reduction, and related topics.
  • Design and supervise the implementation of household surveys.
  • Conduct causal impact evaluations using advanced econometric techniques.
  • Coordinate and lead research projects.
  • Liaise with donor & senior government stakeholders on projects.
  • Publish research in peer-reviewed publications.
  • Communicate research to a broad spectrum of stakeholders (researchers, academic, policy makers, local partners).
  • Conducting capacity-strengthening activities.
  • Contributing to the preparation of internal and external program reports and reviews.
  • Supervising various research support staff and provide professional mentoring to others.

How to Apply?

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