WorldFish Scientist Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs. WorldFish Zambia looking for “Scientist”. Applicants with A PhD in Aquaculture may apply on or before 25 August 2022.
WorldFish Scientist Jobs 2022
The WorldFish has published a job vacancy announcement on 17 August 2022 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Scientist to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.
|Position||Scientist (Fish Feeds and Nutrition)|
|Total Vacant Post||N/A|
|Qualification||PhD in Aquaculture|
|Experience Required||At least two year|
|Application Deadline||25 August 2022|
WorldFish Job Vacancy 2022
About the Position: The new Norad-funded project “Development and Scaling of Sustainable Feeds for Resilient Aquatic Food Systems in Sub-Saharan Africa (FASA)” will be implemented in Nigeria, Zambia, Kenya, Malaysia and Sweden. WorldFish is seeking a nationally recruited Research Assistant to support the Scientist (Fish Feeds and Nutrition) in the achievement of the project goal in Zambia. The primary purpose of this position is to assist in the implementation of the FASA project in Zambia, under the direction of WorldFish Project Leader based in Malaysia and the WorldFish Country Director, Zambia and Southern Africa.
The Successful Candidate will:
- Lead the project work in Zambia.
- Design and conduct ingredient scoping in Zambia.
- Design, execute and report on the laboratory and on-farm fish feeds and nutrition experiments in Zambia.
- Publish technical, scientific and outreach articles.
- Work collaboratively with the Project Leader based at the HQ in Malaysia.
- Develop productive partnerships to further feeds research in Zambia, through key international and national research institutes and universities.
- Build productive relations with investors and development partners from public and private sectors for scaling out research results.
- Mentor BSc/MSc students and interns from national and international universities and organization, who are involved in the project.
- Plan, organize, execute and report on project progress in dialogue with senior as well as junior staff/employees and external partners.
- Contribute to resource mobilization for further feeds work in Zambia and in other WF countries.
- All other duties that may be required from time to time.
Qualification & Experience:
- PhD in Aquaculture, Aquaculture Nutrition or related fields of animal nutrition.
- At least two year of research experience in aquaculture nutrition and feeds research.
- Excellent proficiency of spoken and written English.
- Proven record of publications in his/her study field.
- Motivation for high quality science and delivery of impact from research.
- Show proven interest and ability to develop and maintain a professional network in the field of aquaculture nutrition and fish feeds research.
- Ability to work within interdisciplinary research teams, linking own expertise to other fields, including human nutrition, value chains, climate change, scaling and gender research fields.
- Ability to work independently and manage research projects.
- Contract Type: Full Time
- Selection Process: Interview
- Salary: negotiable
- Application Process: Online
How to Apply WorldFish Scientist Jobs 2022
Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.
Then to apply, go to this link Click Here
The Closing Date: 25 August 2022
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
WorldFish is an international, non-for-profit research organization that works to reduce hunger, malnutrition and poverty by improving fisheries and aquaculture. With a 45-years track record of leading-edge science, WorldFish generates research evidence and innovations to inform sustainable practices and inclusive policies that enable better livelihoods and healthier diets for millions of poor people, particularly women, who depend on fish for food, nutrition and income. WorldFish is a member of CGIAR , the world’s largest global partnership on agriculture research and innovation for a food secure future. Headquartered in Penang, Malaysia and with regional offices across Africa, Asia and the Pacific, WorldFish leads the cross-disciplinary CGIAR Research Program (CRP) on Fish Agri-Food Systems (FISH).