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International Food Policy Research Institute

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Poverty, Health and Nutrition
Associate Research Fellow/Research Fellow – PHND #22-101

JOE ID Number: 2022-01_111469172
Date Posted: 03/24/2022
Date Inactive: 07/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Associate Research Fellow/Research Fellow – PHND #22-101
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
A1 -- General Economics
O1 -- Economic Development
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) seeks a qualified candidate to serve as an Associate Research Fellow (ARF) or Research Fellow (RF) n the Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division (PHND). The selected candidate will conduct research under the IFPRI-led new One CGIAR initiative “Sustainable Healthy Diets through Food Systems Transformation” (SHiFT). This position will include supporting the overall coordination of the initiative across its multiple international, regional, and local partners in a range of countries in Africa, South/South-East Asia, and Latin America. The candidate will also work with the team on shaping the research agenda under this program and conducting and publishing research on consumer demand for sustainable healthy diets, the relative role of food environments and of individual, household, and community factors in driving dietary choices, and on testing and evaluating promising policy actions at consumer and/or food environment levels to improve the quality and sustainability of diets in low- and middle-income (LMIC) countries. The candidate will also contribute to fund-raising activities, dissemination of findings, and engagement in target countries to stimulate the uptake of research findings and evidence-based policy making.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 07/31/2022