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: 

Director of Communications and Legislative Affairs
The Director works collaboratively across departments to develop the evolving FFAR brand and envision and execute new ways of sharing the Foundation’s goals and accomplishments with a variety of stakeholder audiences. This position reports to the Chief Operating Officer and is supported by a staff of two.  Download the job description for more details and how to apply. 


Scientific Program Associate
The Associate will work, based in FFAR’s Washington D.C. office, closely with all members of the Scientific Program team, as well as other colleagues in communications, grants, development, government relations and other areas with the organization. Download the job description for more details on how to apply.