Job posting: Deputy Director for Research

CTI Executive Search is seeking a Deputy Director for Research (DDG-R) who, as a member of the senior management team, will provide strategic leadership for CIMMYT’s research agenda. The DDG-R manages the global research portfolio and assures that programs and projects are in line with CIMMYTs and CGIARs strategy and research priorities. The DDG-R monitors the evolving needs of key stakeholders and investors, and leads timely reviews and updates of CIMMYT’s research and development agendas towards maximum impact.

The DDG-R will lead visionary thinking and priority setting, including identifying new research needs and opportunities with the senior management team for CIMMYT that stimulate innovation and lead to greater impacts from science for our beneficiaries. S/he will seek new approaches and models for enhancing technology innovation throughout CIMMYT’s global offices.

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