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Scientist 1- Gender Research

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Nairobi Kenya

4 weeks ago


Job Description

Responsibilities Roles and Responsibilities Lead and conduct research to identify and understand gender evidence gaps in agri-food systems Lead the set-up of the “Evidence” resource center by identifying and implementing innovative ways of visualizing gender evidence gaps Lead the coordination of Covid-19 response research Deliver outputs and outcomes aligned with the Module and Platform vision, mission, values, target goals, policies and procedures Establish collaboration with research and academic partners, as well as other work package leaders; this includes troubleshooting whenever issues arise from the projects Develop and sustain partnerships and coordinate with other CG centers for joint advocacy and knowledge generation and sharing on gender, evidence and impact issues Align with Platform, Module and Work Package Leaders and Research Support to assure cross-center and cross-module synergy Maintain and proactively develop network and partnerships with potential donors Manage performance and mentor research staff in the research cluster Monitor the of progress of the research projects, including the review of draft operational reports and research performed ensuring quality of outputs at all times Lead implementation and reporting of Knowledge Management and Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning strategy and contribute to Platform MEL plan and implementation Write and consolidate scientific achievements of the Module into fit-for-purpose communications materials in collaboration with the Platform and IRRI communications teams. Develop technical and financial report on the work of the module Publish and actively contribute to articles in peer-reviewed journals/digests that highlight

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Education + Experience