The Center for Agricultural Policy (CAP) is a scientific and technological institution established under the Institute of Policy and Strategy for Agricultural and Rural Development. Since the establishment, CAP has adopted the Centre of Excellence Model and earned good professional reputation for its reliable and high-quality consulting service. CAP’s key business areas are policy research and analysis, monitor and evaluation, provision of independent policy consulting and training services, in agricultural trade and commodities, rural development, resource management, rural/market information systems. CAP has built up a large, regional and international network of partners and customers.

CAP is recruiting the qualified researchers in the following fields: (i) Policy and strategy analysis on inter-regional, sectorial and inter-sectorial policies of agriculture, forestry and fishery; (ii) Policy analysis on international trade and integration policies (iii) Policy analysis on environmental economics and climate change; (iv) Policy analysis on sustainable development of agriculture, forestry and fishery; (v) Research on rural institution and social development.


  • Competitive salary
  • Professional and international working environment (working with international research institutes, universities)
  • Opportunities to participating in local or oversea short-course and degree training programs
  • Opportunities to work in important policy and research topics in agricultural and rural development areas
  • Opportunities to meet and discuss with policy makers at different levels
  • Opportunities to have national and international publications
  • Opportunities for higher position


  • Master Degree or higher degrees in Economics; Development Economics; Agricultural Economics; Public Policy; Application Statistics; Econometrics; Mathematical Economics; Rural Sociology, Value chain, Environment, Climate change or other related fields.
  • Excellent writing skills in both Vietnamese and English
  • Ability to work under high pressure and meet tight dealines
  • Ability to work in groups
  • Experience in quantitative analysis and familiar with at least one data analysis and modeling software (such as STATA, EVIEWS, SPSS, R, Frontier 1.4, GAMS, etc)
  • Good command of English: IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 500
  • Excellent skills in information collection and consolidation
  • Ability to work independently and in groups
  • Willingness to travel to project sites.
  • We prefer candidates who have working experience and good knowledge in agricultural policy analysis

How to apply

We invite suitable candidates to email your application with a detailed resume (in Vietnamese and English) and copies of related qualifications by 15 September 2016 to:

Center for Agricultural Policy
Floor 5, IPSARD Building, 16 Thuy Khue, Tay Ho District, Hanoi
Email: [email protected]

Please note that documents will not be returned to unsuccessful applicants. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified for interview.

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Thu, 2016-09-15