International Potato Center Vacancy for Agronomist/Post-Harvest Associate Scientist -India

The International Potato Center (CIP) is seeking a dynamic Agronomist/Post-Harvest Associate Scientist to support a development initiative that will demonstrate and scale up improved potato production packages and sustainable intensification technologies combined with best pre- and post-harvest practices to increase incomes of smallholder potato producers in target districts of the APART project in Assam, India

About the role:

This position will be based in Guwahati, India and will report to the Project Manager. The successful candidate will provide support to partners in planning and setting up field demonstrations, implementing sustainable intensification strategies, best practices in crop protection and improved storage management to minimize losses. The candidate will work with interdisciplinary science teams at CIP’s regional office in New Delhi, India and headquarters in Lima, Peru. The work duties include frequent travel within Assam.


Closing date 06/08/2018