PhD position a Vienna

The Department of Forest- and Soil Sciences, Institute of Silviculture is currently seeking a Postgraduate Research Associate (PhD position, project employment) Reference code: 115 Extent of employment: 30 Hours per Week Duration of employment: 01st of March 2016 to 28th of February 2019 Gross monthly salary and pay grade in terms of collective agreement for university staff (payable 14 times per year): B1, € 1.997,20 We’re seeking to hire a PhD student in the lab of Rupert Seidl (http://www.wabo.boku.ac.at/seidl.html). This research is part of an ongoing effort to investigate changes in climate and disturbance regimes in the forest ecosystems of … Continua a leggere PhD position a Vienna

Post-doc position and 3 PhD scholarships in Australia

4 year post-doctoral position available at level A6 – A8 ($80-$85K/year) to work with me to run Theme 3 in the new Centre for Forest Value 3 full-time PhD scholarships (including international fee waivers) for suitable candidates Details on the Centre: http://www.utas.edu.au/arc-forest-value/about-the-centre THEMES: http://www.utas.edu.au/arc-forest-value/research-projects PhD Scholarships: http://www.utas.edu.au/arc-forest-value/phd-project-opportunities Contact Prof. Turner directly at paul.turner@utas.edu.au   Continua a leggere Post-doc position and 3 PhD scholarships in Australia

Research Positions at the University of Aveiro, Portugal

Two Research Positions for Post-graduate researchers (ESRS) are now open (until October, 1st) at the University of Aveiro in the ambit of the Marie Curie Initial Training Actions’ project ‘SUSPLACE – Sustainable Place Making’. The positions at the University of Aveiro refer to two research projects: 1) Modes of Innovation in Managing the Commons 2) Re-Grounding of Practices in Place-Specific Assets and Resources The contract duration is 3 years, starting the April 1, 2016. The ESRS will be responsible for: – Performing research on the described topic based on a research proposal which will be assessed by the University of … Continua a leggere Research Positions at the University of Aveiro, Portugal

Open Call Research2Business2Research (R2B2R)

R2B2R is an exchange activity aiming to expand the skills of the MPC organizations on water treatment sector. FP4BATIW offers travel bursaries (from MPC to EU and from EU to MPC). The beneficiaries of these bursaries are entrepreneurs and researchers from MPC and EU willing to work in a partner or WATER-KIC institution. Continua a leggere “Open Call Research2Business2Research (R2B2R)”

Eurocoppice rifinanzia il fondo STSM

In occasione della recente riunione tenutasi in Germania, l’Azione COST Eurocoppice ha deciso di rifinanziare il fondo per le Short-Term Scientific Missions (STSM). Questo fondo permette di sponsorizzare i viaggi di giovani ricercatori presso istituti Europei, allo scopo di condurre ricerche relative alla gestione dei boschi cedui. La durata delle STSM varia da un minimo di una settimana al massimo di tre mesi. Il montante massimo è pari a 2500 Euro per applicazione. La partecipazione è aperta a tutti i giovani ricercatori, e in particolare ai dottorandi o ai post-doc che non abbiano conseguito il loro dottorato da più di … Continua a leggere Eurocoppice rifinanzia il fondo STSM

FERRERO HAZELNUT AWARD

Ferrero Trading Lux S.A. Hazelnut Award (“the Ferrero Award”) is aimed at supporting and improving the Research and Innovation in the Hazelnut world, from the field to the industrial use, in all its agricultural, technical, quality, etc., aspects. The Grant will be awarded to the Research Entity that will propose the best Project Idea on one of the four themes indicated, with a precise “Research or Development Plan”, potentially applicable. . The Grant global amount is € 160.000,00 paid as follow – € 150.000,00 to the winner, that will be aided in developing the Research Plan by specified financial support, … Continua a leggere FERRERO HAZELNUT AWARD

Borse OECD per soggiorni all’estero e organizzazione di conferenze

Il “Co-operative Research Programme: Biological Resource Management for Sustainable Agricultural Systems (CRP)” ha aperto il bando 2016 relativo a Borse di studio internazionali e a Conferenze internazionali finanziate dall’OCSE. Il CRP è sostenuto da 24 dei 34 Paesi Membri dell’OCSE, tra i quali l’Italia, e opera su tre temi: The Natural resources Challenge, Sustainability in Practice, The Food Chain. Il CRP finanzia Borse di studio internazionali per ricercatori per soggiorni di durata da sei settimane a sei mesi e fornisce sostegno finanziario per Conferenze o Workshop su temi rilevanti per il Programma CRP e per l’OCSE. Tutte le informazioni sulle … Continua a leggere Borse OECD per soggiorni all’estero e organizzazione di conferenze

PhD position – In situ assessment of greenhouse gases and ammonia emissions from livestock systems in East Africa

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI, http://www.ilri.org) in cooperation with the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research, Atmospheric Environmental Research (IMK-IFU, http://imk-ifu.fzk.de/) is looking for a PhD student to join a project focusing on greenhouse gases (GHG) and ammonia emissions from different livestock systems in East Africa. The candidate will conduct measurements of greenhouse gases and ammonia fluxes from various livestock systems across East Africa by means of a combination of chamber measurements, eddy covariance techniques and other micrometeorological approaches. Different management strategies will be investigated to determine the current status of GHG and ammonia emissions … Continua a leggere PhD position – In situ assessment of greenhouse gases and ammonia emissions from livestock systems in East Africa

Premio Eni Award – Debutto nella Ricerca

La Call for Proposal dell’edizione 2015 del Premio Eni Award – Debutto nella Ricerca resterà aperta fino a venerdì 14 novembre 2014. La sezione Debutto nella Ricerca di Eni Award prevede l’assegnazione di due riconoscimenti del valore di 25.000 Euro ciascuno, attribuiti a due giovani ricercatori che abbiano discusso la loro tesi di dottorato in Università italiane nel 2013 o nel 2014 (fino al 31 dicembre di quest’anno) con tesi relative ad energia e ambiente. Il processo di invio delle candidature è rapido e completamente effettuabile online: sarà sufficiente fare domanda di partecipazione entro il 14 novembre 2014 e inviare … Continua a leggere Premio Eni Award – Debutto nella Ricerca