The Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research hires top talented individuals who are devoted to our vital cause. With the growing global population projected to exceed 9 billion people by 2050, cutting edge research is needed to produce the transformative technologies, systems, and discoveries that will feed our world and enhance our health through a sustainable and nutritious food supply. To help our global community meet this challenge, FFAR builds unique partnerships to support pivotal pieces of innovative research in food and agriculture.
Consortium Director for the Crops of the Future Collaborative
Rhe Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) is seeking a dynamic individual with deep knowledge of plant genomics and phenomics to serve as its inaugural Consortium Director of its exciting new Crops of the Future Collaborative (COTF). The COTF was launched in June of 2017, with seven diverse international partners, in addition to FFAR. This is an outstanding opportunity for a highly motivated professional to assume a pivotal leadership role in directing an internationally-significant agricultural research platform, with great potential for long-term high impact. We are seeking an individual of outstanding quality with a proven and respected record of accomplishments and the ability to leverage existing and new networks. View the full job description.