Do you want to work for a cutting-edge organization? Are you passionate about making a difference? If you’re serious about reducing poverty and malnutrition, and improving the livelihoods of African farmers, then the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) might be the place for you.

We’re an award-winning non-profit agricultural research-for-development (R4D) organization and a member of the CGIAR Consortium. At IITA, there are a number of R4D fields of study, including Biotechnology and Genetic Improvement, Social Science and Agribusiness, Natural Resource Management, and Plant Production And Health.

You’d be joining a vibrant team of scientists and researchers working to find solutions to Africa’s most pressing challenges–all within an environment that enables you to be the best you can, advancing your professional and personal growth in a multidisciplinary and multicultural environment.

We commit to gender equity, diversity and inclusion.

IITA is an enabling and inclusive workplace. Diversity in all its dimensions is embraced and every person is supported to reach their full potential, so as to drive the engagement and innovation needed for a world free of poverty, hunger and environmental degradation. IITA is an equal opportunity employer and consideration for employment is given to qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national and ethnic origin, or social status.

See our current job openings below. Click the position that best suits your profile and fill in the application form. To stay current on all IITA jobs, be sure to follow us on Twitter at @IITA_CGIAR.

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