Job alert: Research Director and Intellectual Leaderships

The Department for International Development (DFID) is seeking to appoint a Research Director to assemble and lead a group of outstanding multi-disciplinary academics to develop and oversee the intellectual and research agenda of a multi-disciplinary Centre of Excellence for Development, Impact and Learning (CEDIL) in international development. Once the Research Director and Intellectual Leadership for the programme are appointed, DFID will start a separate procurement process for the Programme Directorate, who will be responsible for delivery of this programme. The objective is to establish a high quality, multi-disciplinary academic centre to commission and implement impact evaluations, promote the uptake and use of evidence from impact evaluations and develop and demonstrate new and innovative methodologies for impact evaluation and evidence accumulation. The deadline for registration is 25th November 2015. Read More