Lead / Senior Researcher

The Watershed Organisation Trust (WOTR) is a non-profit that engages at the intersection of practice, policy and knowledge with a strong Research-into-Use (RiU) focus. The ​trans-disciplinary work that WOTR engages in, cuts across Climatology, Adaptation to Climate Change, Adaptive Sustainable  Agriculture, Agro-Meteorology, Economics, Sociology, Hydrogeology, Integrated Water Resources Management (including Watershed Management and Water Stewardship), Governance and Institutional Development. Trans-disciplinary Applied Research is conducted through the WOTR Centre for Resilience Studies (W-CReS). More details are available at: http://wotr.org/wotr-centre-resilience-studies-w-cres

W-CReS is looking for a Lead / Senior Researcher with interdisciplinary competencies and strong networks with national and international academia. The scholar is expected to be proficient in quantitative and/or qualitative skills and be willing to work with and guide young researchers in the organization. The candidate should have a background in Economics/ Development Studies/ Sociology/ Anthropology/ Institutional and/ or Behavioural Economics/ Hydrogeology/ Agro-Meteorology / Agriculture Science with excellent academic track record as well as publications in peer reviewed international and national journals of repute with at least 5 years of Research Experience.
Application procedure:
Interested candidates whose profiles match the above requirements may send their CVs  by email to hr@wotr.org