Conference And Meetings Coordinator (Current Employee) – Washington, DC – October 27, 2015
A typical day at IFPRI starts at 9AM and ends promptly at 5PM. Since the company cannot match the salaries in the private sector they promote a great work-life balance lifestyle and encourage you to use your vacation time.
Free lunches at events
Lack of business mindset when running the company.
Great place to work with highly intelligent research fellows
Research Associate (Former Employee) – Washington D.C. – July 23, 2012
I was helping as an intern to clean and manage data for the research fellow in that institution. The raw data was sort of messy before I worked on it, but afterwards it looked cleaner. Then I tried some initial models using the data for the projects we were doing.