Freelancer with Emirates Soil Museum

Posting Date
23 February 2020
Closing Date
15 March 2020
Dubai, UAE
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Emirates Soil Museum Curator
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The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture(ICBA) is an international, non-profit agricultural research center established in 1999 through the visionary leadership of the Islamic Development Bank (IDB), the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Fund, the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD), and the Government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). ICBA is a unique applied agricultural research center in the world that is focused on marginal areas where an estimated 1.7 billion people live. It identifies, tests and introduces resource-efficient, climate-smart crops and technologies that are best suited to different regions affected by salinity, water scarcity and drought. Through its work, ICBA helps to improve food security and livelihoods for some of the poorest rural communities around the world. ICBA is an equal opportunity employer and appoints qualified staff regardless of race, creed, color, age, gender, religion or national origin. We demonstrate our commitment to each member of our team through a competitive benefits package designed to assist our employees to cover their needs and the needs of their immediate family members.

Job Summary

Supports the museum curator in facilitating the education programs, guided tours, design of new programs and business development. The freelancer will be called upon when needed and rates for each activity will be agreed upon in advance.


Job Responsibilities
  • Receive training on Soil Museum Activities
  • Facilitate museum workshops
  • Engage in workshop design
  • Engage in business development


Qualifications and Experience
  • University Degree in a related subject (STEAM: Science (all fields), Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics).
  • Experience in education/ experiential learning programs as a facilitator, content developer, workshop designer, business development, fundraising;
  • Proficiency in English and preferably Arabic as well.