Agriculture and Climate Research Associate - WRI

In this role, you will lead on a suite of research efforts that advance the recommendations of WRI’s Creating a Sustainable Food Future report, track food system progress via the annual State of Climate Action report (WRI’s most-downloaded report in 2021) and the Systems Change Lab’s data platform, and monitor changes in food and land use systems via WRI’s Land & Carbon Lab. You should have a track record of designing and executing independent research related to climate change, biodiversity, agriculture, and food systems; excellent analytical and writing skills; and a deep commitment to using science and research findings to inform public policies and corporate actions. Working closely with senior staff across WRI’s Food Program, Climate Program, and Land & Carbon Lab, you will work to translate cutting-edge research into policy-relevant insights. You will report to a Senior Research Associate in the Food Program.