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SEARCA Center Director

Call for Applications

Applications will be accepted until 30 June 2024.


  • A Filipino citizen

  • Holder of a doctoral degree in agriculture or related fields

  • Exudes national, regional, and international stature based on previous positions, experience, and performance

  • Track record of excellent leadership as manager and administrator

  • Demonstrates outstanding ability to generate and raise resources

  • Has broad experience in effectively establishing national, regional, and international linkages and networks with donor and partner institutions focused on agricultural and rural development (ARD)

  • Must be in good health and fit to travel

  • Known for high level of integrity and uprightness in public and private life

Submission Requirements

Applications will be accepted until 30 June 2024.

Please send applications to

Submission must include the following:

  • Letter of Intent addressed to YBhg Prof. Dr. Nazamid bin Saari, Chair of the Search Committee

  • Applicant's curriculum vitae

  • List of at least three referees

  • One-page vision and mission for SEAMEO SEARCA


For inquiries, please contact:

Assoc. Prof. Joselito Florendo
Deputy Director for Administration, SEAMEO SEARCA
Head of the Search Committee Secretariat