Senior Wheat Breeder (CIMMYT, Iran)

The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT®), is a not-for-profit research and training organization with partners in over 100 countries. CIMMYT are seeking a dynamic, highly skilled, innovative, self-motivated, service- oriented candidate for the position of Senior Wheat Breeder to work as a member of the Global Wheat Program in CIMMYT. This position has a critical role in enhancing the impact of CIMMYT’s work by developing improved wheat varieties for enhanced grain yield potential, biotic and abiotic stress tolerance, nutritional and processing quality through conventional, molecular and genomic selection approaches, and partnership with the national wheat improvement programs.

This position is based at CIMMYT, Iran, in Karah located 40 km west of Tehran. the job will involve extensive travel within iran at various research sattions, farmers' diels and some travel outside of Iran.

Applications open until the position is filled.

See more at: http://www.cimmyt.org/jobs/senior-wheat-breeder/