Postdoctoral Fellow - Agricultural Water Management Analytics

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia · Closing date- March 31, 2019

Description

The International Water Management Institute (IWMI) is looking for a Postdoctoral Fellow who will lead research on developing new analytical solutions (using machine learning tools) to assess the impacts of agriculture management (AWM) technologies for smallholder farmers on water productivity, water abstraction/use and agriculture production. The fellow will lead scientific outreach and project management activities in relevant projects. Working closely with the hydro-informatics group at IWMI, the Fellow will contribute towards ongoing activities in developing innovation solutions for agriculture water management (AWM) assessments.


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Benefits

This Postdoctoral Fellowship offers an annualized stipend of $40,580/year, comprehensive international insurance coverage a transportation allowance and 24 days paid annual leave. If the successful candidate requires international relocation, s/he will be eligible for additional allowances, which include housing, shipping assistance, dependent education contribution, a settling-in allowance and home-leave travel. The duration of the contract be for a two-year period.


IWMI is an equal opportunity employer and emphasizes the importance of gender diversity and inclusiveness in identifying candidates for this position and its staff more generally.

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