Call for applications – Professional Development Award
Deadline December 10, 2015

The Collaborative Adaptation Research Initiative in Africa and Asia (CARIAA) is recruiting one professional development award recipient to undertake a 12 months paid program of research focusing on the development of a methodology to structure cross-project learning, and the identification of themes for synthesis at the programmatic-level, in the context of CARIAA. The position is based at IDRC’s head office in Ottawa, Canada. This call is open to Canadians residing in Canada and permanent residents of Canada pursuing doctoral studies at a Canadian university or having completed a doctoral program at a recognized university in the last 5 years. The candidates must demonstrate a specialization in climate change adaptation and experience in communicating research results on adaptation. Candidates must submit their application (resume, cover letter and research proposal) by December 10, 2015 to For more details, see attached document.

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