The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is a not-for-profit institution that generates agricultural innovations to meet Africa’s most pressing challenges of hunger, malnutrition, poverty, and natural resource degradation. Working with various partners across sub-Saharan Africa, we improve livelihoods, enhance food and nutrition security, increase employment, and preserve natural resource integrity.
IITA is inviting applications from qualified candidates to fill the following position.
Position: TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER SPECIALIST
Under the supervision of the project coordinator and with backstopping from the technical leads for soybean, cassava, and aflatoxin management, the Technology Transfer Specialist will primarily be responsible for the promotion of IITA’s technologies using the farmer field school and related approaches under the project ‘KULIMA Promoting farming in Malawi: Improving the access to and use of agriculture research innovations by Malawian farmers (KULIMA)” The phase 2 of the KULIMA project will be implemented for a period of 2 years (January 2020 to December 2021).