Are you passionate about the grains industry? Do you want
to make a difference to farmer profitability? Now is your chance to help guide the industry’s research, development
and extension activities. Applications are now open.
The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is an Australian Government statutory corporation that coordinates and invests in research, development and extension to create enduring profitability for Australian grain growers.
Applications are sought for non-executive directors for a three year term, commencing in October 2017. Candidates must be able to demonstrate expertise in one or more of the following fields:
Leading the National Research Programs Business Group, the Executive Manager will be responsible for developing and implementing strategy and investment programs across statistics, modelling, bioinformatics, genetic technologies and National Variety Trials. A common link in these important research areas is generation of large data sets. One of the challenges for the business group is to capture optimum value for Australian grain growers from such data sets.