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GRDC Board Selection Process 2014

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Candidates must be able to demonstrate expertise in one or more of the following fields: grains production, processing or marketing conservation and management of natural resources good communication skills capacity to represent GRDC to all stakeholders environmental and ecological matters science technology and technology transfer economics finance and business management administration of research and development an understanding of corporate governance and responsibilities public administration.. The Grains Research and Development Corporation ( GRDC ) is a statutory corporation, founded in 1990, under the Primary Industries Research and Development Act 1989 (PIRD Act), it is subject to accountability and reporting obligations set out in the Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997 (CAC Act) and, from 1 July 2014, the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 (PGPA Act)... The functions of the GRDC under the PIRD Act include coordinating or funding R&D activities; monitoring, evaluating and reporting on the impact of R&D activities on the grains industry and the wider community; and facilitating the dissemination, adoption and commercialisation of the results of R&D...
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