JOB SUMMARY: Leads in activities related to the administration of the Biotechnology Information Center (BIC) including but not limited to BIC-related learning events and knowledge resources, access to science-based agri-biotech information, and knowledge creation projects and activities; leads and contributes to project development and implementation in biotechnology and related areas.
The Director shall directly manage and administer the affairs of the Center in accordance with the thrusts and directions of the SEARCA Five-Year Plan and with the policies and decisions of its Governing Board composed of representatives of 11-member countries of SEAMEO.
The Program Associate will assist in proposal development and project management activities and provide technical backstopping for selected projects directly maintained and coordinated by SEARCA’s Research and Development Department. The Program Associate will work under the overall supervision and guidance of the Program Head.
JOB SUMMARY: Directs and oversees all activities related to the development of SEARCA flagship projects with cross-cutting concerns of the core programs; Sources, initiates, develops and markets, projects related to SEARCA's Core Programs and projects requiring SEARCA's professional technical services (PTS).