Research Supervisor at International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is one of the world’s leading research partners in finding solutions for hunger, malnutrition, and poverty. Its award-winning research-for-development (R4D) approach addresses the development needs of tropical countries. IITA works with partners to enhance crop quality and productivity, reduce producer and consumer risks, and generate wealth from agriculture. IITA is a non-profit organization founded in 1967 in Nigeria and governed by a Board of Trustees. IITA works on the following crops: cowpea, soybean, banana/plantain, yam, cassava, and maize. It is a member of CGIAR, a global agriculture research partnership for a food secure future.Applications are invited for the position below:Job Title: Research Supervisor        Ref: IITA-HR-NRS2018-0025Location: Kano Recruitment Type: National (1-year renewable contract)                         DutiesSuccessful candidate will among other things perform the following duties:Prepare trials, establish field trails and demonstrations Carryout field data collectionSupervise establishment of community seed schemes;Contribute to training of farmers on the use of farm inputs;Analyze field data and prepare tables. 

Apply at https://ngcareers.com/job/2018-08/research-supervisor-at-international-institute-of-tropical-agriculture-iita-759/

Research Supervisor at International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is one of the world’s leading research partners in finding solutions for hunger, malnutrition, and poverty. Its award-winning research-for-development (R4D) approach addresses the development needs of tropical countries. IITA works with partners to enhance crop quality and productivity, reduce producer and consumer risks, and generate wealth from agriculture. IITA is a non-profit organization founded in 1967 in Nigeria and governed by a Board of Trustees. IITA works on the following crops: cowpea, soybean, banana/plantain, yam, cassava, and maize. It is a member of CGIAR, a global agriculture research partnership for a food secure future.Applications are invited for the position below:Job Title: Research Supervisor        Ref: IITA-HR-NRS2018-0025Location: Kano Recruitment Type: National (1-year renewable contract)                         DutiesSuccessful candidate will among other things perform the following duties:Prepare trials, establish field trails and demonstrations Carryout field data collectionSupervise establishment of community seed schemes;Contribute to training of farmers on the use of farm inputs;Analyze field data and prepare tables. 

Apply at https://ngcareers.com/job/2018-08/research-supervisor-at-international-institute-of-tropical-agriculture-iita-759/