Our Team

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.

Current openings at FFAR

Office Administrative Associate
FFAR’s Administrative Team is looking for an Office Administrative Associate.
The Associate will support staff in an administrative and event coordination capacity, and contribute to a maturing organization. It is an ideal position for someone who has administrative experience and desires to grow. Download the job description for more details on how to apply.

Development Associate
The Development Associate will work with the Director of Development to provide a high level of administrative and organizational support, with elements of project management and collaborative interaction with members of FFAR’s Communication, Scientific and Administrative departments. Download the job description for more details on how to apply.

Scientific Program Director, Data Science
FFAR’s Scientific Team is looking for a Scientific Program Director in the area of data science as it pertains to digital agriculture and agriculture in general. The Scientific Program Director will develop and manage a variety of data science research programs, evaluate applications and proposals; design, promote, and monitor the progress of FFAR funded projects. Download the job description for more details on how to apply.

Development Research Analyst and Writer Officer
FFAR’s Development Team is looking for a Development Research Analyst and Writer Officer.
The Officer will play an active, cross-functional role in managing a vibrant development program and producing research and fundraising materials as a member of a team of seasoned development professionals. Download the job description for more details on how to apply.

Scientific Program Associate
FFAR’s Scientific Team is looking for a Scientific Program Associate.
The Associate will effectively and efficiently provide support to the Scientific Team to ensure smooth delivery of projects. It includes logistical and information management assistance to the Scientific Program Director and other team members. Download the job description for more details on how to apply.