Research Analyst I/II

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In which country/countries do you have international development work experience?

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If you have previously applied for a position at IFPRI, upload your new cover letter  for each position you apply for in the attachment section below.  Please ensure the position number and title are included within the document. Save the document with “position # cover letter” as the file name. For example, if the position number is 19-100, then “19-100 cover letter” would be the file name.


If you are applying for a research position, please upload at least 2 papers/publications. The papers/publications you choose should be fairly recent, no more than 5 years old. Attachments like writing samples, publications and cover letters, can be uploaded in the following formats: DOC, DOCX, RTF, PDF, TXT, HTML.  Your resume and all attachments combined must be less than 10MB.

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Work and Education History

Employment History

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Education History

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Please provide 3 professional references. If you are a returning applicant, kindly confirm the referees are still valid.

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The EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) came into force on 25 May 2018. The Regulation aims to standardize data protection laws and processing across the EU, giving people greater rights to access and control their personal information.

IFPRI is committed to ensuring protection of all personal information that we hold, and to provide and to protect all such data. We recognize our obligations in updating and expanding this program to meet the requirements of GDPR, and safeguarding the personal information under our control and in maintaining a system that meets our obligations under the new regulations. We have updated our retention policy and schedule to ensure that we meet the "data minimization" and "storage limitation" principles and that personal information is stored, archived and destroyed in accordance with our obligations. We have procedures in place to meet the "Right to Erasure" obligation.

The personal information provided on this application will be archived for two years. The data will be purged after two years from the latest date that any applicant applies to any opportunity.


I declare under penalty of perjury that the facts contained in this application or any resume or other documentation submitted are true to the best of my knowledge.

I authorize the investigation of all statements contained in this application and accompanying resume and further authorize a school , current employer (except as expressly noted), past employers, and organizations, named in this application form and accompanying resume to provide IFPRI information and opinion that may be useful in making a hiring decision. I release all informants from all liability for any damage that may result from furnishing information and opinion (which is truthful or made in good faith).

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I certify that all of the information in this application is true and correct as of this date.

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