World Wildlife Fund (WWF), one of the world’s leading conservation organization, seeks a Director, Conservation Leadership and Education for Nature Program at our Washington, DC office. The Director provides oversight and management for the Conservation Leadership function and strategy and the operation of our signature Russell E. Train Education for Nature (EFN) program. Leads the capacity development strategy as part of the Global Science vision and mission and our Strategic Engagements delivery of outreach, communications, and capacity plan. Represents WWF globally on leadership, capacity, and diversity and inclusion in conservation. Provides research and analysis for capacity needs and opportunities directly and through partnering with universities and research institutions, in collaboration with our global lead scientists. Oversees the strategic direction of the Russell E. Train Education for Nature Program, fundraising for and executing fellowship and grant programs strategically targeted to harness and support science capacity development in Africa, Asia and Latin America.
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