Head of Strategic Engagement, Healthy Plants, Healthy People, Healthy Planet

This new post sits at the interface between research done here and the “customers” for that research (in the broadest sense). The post-holder will be expected to develop, own and deploy the overall strategic and scientific narratives for the institute. “Healthy Plants, Healthy People, Healthy Planet” sets ambitious long-term goals for the game-changing impact of its science globally (to drive a step-change in agricultural productivity, to develop innovative new products from plants and microbes, and to ensure that agriculture is sustainable in the face of the climate emerge.