Assegno di ricerca sul biochar all’Università di Bolzano

Scienze e Tecnologie – Assestamento forestale e selvicoltura – Prof. Tonon (AGR/05 – Prof. Tonon) – Bando. Decreto del Rettore del 20.02.2017, n. 115/2017- Progetto: Valorizzazione della filiera di gassificazione di biomasse legnose per l’energia, la fertilità del suolo e la mitigazione dei cambiamenti climatici. Domande e pubblicazioni da inviare a: Libera Università di Bolzano, Ufficio Personale accademico (concorso) , Tel.: +39 0471 011310-011320 , Piazza Università, 1 – C. P. 276, 39100 Bolzano. Scadenza bando: 17 luglio 2017 Continua a leggere Assegno di ricerca sul biochar all’Università di Bolzano

JRC – Position in modeling the forest carbon dynamics

The JRC Directorate for Sustainable Resources has published a vacancy for the auxiliary contract staff position FG IV Project officer in the field of modeling the forest carbon dynamics in the EU. The vacancy is within the Bioeconomy Unit (located in Ispra, Italy), which provides scientific support to EU policies related to the bio-economy, such as the sustainable production and use of biological resources, including EU policies related to Land Use, Land Use Change and Forestry (LULUCF). Continua a leggere JRC – Position in modeling the forest carbon dynamics

Staff position FGIV – Project Officer in land use modelling / bioecomomy

The JRC Directorate for Sustainable Resources has published a vacancy for the auxiliary contract staff position FGIV – Project Officer in the field of land use modelling within the context of the bioeconomy. For details and online application to the post: http://recruitment.jrc.ec.europa.eu/?site=IPR&type=AX&category=FGIV Deadline for applications is 23/01/2017. Please note that interested candidates must also apply to the permanent open call for researcher FGIV (https://ec.europa.eu/jrc/en/working-with-us/jobs/vacancies/function-group-iv-researchers), in case they are not already in a valid EPSO reserve list. Andrea Camia – Bioeconomy Project Leader European Commission – Joint Research Centre Sustainable Resources Directorate – Bioeconomy Unit 21027 – Ispra (VA)/Italy andrea.camia@jrc.ec.europa.eu Continua a leggere Staff position FGIV – Project Officer in land use modelling / bioecomomy

1 year position at INRA

Assessing climate change impact on temperate agroforestry systems with a process-based simulation model (Montpellier, France). The UMR System at INRA (National Institute For Agronomical Research),
Montpellier, France, offers a 1 year position with the major tasks to assess the climate change impact on temperate agroforestry systems and to explore adaptation strategies for the design and management of temperate agroforestry systems. Continua a leggere 1 year position at INRA

Postdoctoral associate position at the University of Illinois

The Leakey group at the University of Illinois (http://lab.igb.illinois.edu/leakey/) seeks creative and energetic applicants for a postdoctoral associate position that offer excellent opportunities for interdisciplinary training: Genetic control of root architecture and nitrogen uptake efficiency in maize Candidates should have a strong background in root phenotyping or study of root size/distribution. Experience in quantitative genetics or studying roots under field conditions is preferable. The successful applicant will be expected to actively engage with a collaborative team in the Topp and Baxter groups at the Danforth Plant Science Center. The project aim is to develop/deploy high-throughput phenotyping methods and apply them … Continua a leggere Postdoctoral associate position at the University of Illinois

Call for Experts on “Agroforestry” and “Diseases and pests in viticulture” by EC EIP-AGRI

Dear EPSO representatives, This is relevant for science experts (you or your colleagues) in: Agroforestry and in Diseases and pests in Viticulture. European Commission (DG RTD and DG AGRI) continues actions under the European Innovation Partnership (EIP) “Agricultural productivity and sustainability”. This is an umbrella activity bringing Horizon 2020, Common Agricultural Policy and other policies and programmes (European and national) together. The EC is calling for experts in new focus groups on specific agricultural topics to facilitate innovative actions in the fields of: Agroforestry: pathways to integrate woody vegetation with specialised crop and livestock systems – Main question: How to … Continua a leggere Call for Experts on “Agroforestry” and “Diseases and pests in viticulture” by EC EIP-AGRI

Postdoctoral research positions in forest inventory statistics at WSL (Switzerland)

The research unit Forest Resources and Forest Management is engaged in monitoring, analysis and prognosis of forest resources in Switzerland. For the Horizon 2020 research project Distributed, Integrated and Harmonised Forest Information for Bioeconomy Outlooks (DIABOLO) we are seeking a PostDoc in Forest Inventory Statistics. You develop the statistical methodology for a common data analysis and output delivery system providing harmonised information on forest resources in Europe incorporating national forest inventory field data sources. You optimise imputation and updating techniques to enable the system to deliver always up-to-date information on state of forest resources in Europe. Your work includes the development of estimators, as well as the technical implementation and case studies in cooperation with participating countries. You publish your work in scientific journals and in project progress reports Continua a leggere Postdoctoral research positions in forest inventory statistics at WSL (Switzerland)

Fondazione CRUI: avvio bando PhD ITalents per Dottori di Ricerca

Si informa che giovedì 14 aprile si aprirà il bando dedicato ai dottori di ricerca nell’ambito di PhD ITalents, progetto gestito dalla Fondazione CRUI su incarico del MIUR, in partenariato con Confindustria, teso a favorire l’inserimento di dottori di ricerca in impresa, attraverso un cofinanziamento triennale per la copertura dei costi relativi ai contratti di lavoro attivati. A partire dalla data di apertura del bando dedicato ai dottori di ricerca e fino al 6 maggio, i dottori di ricerca interessati potranno visualizzare sul sito http://www.phd-italents.it le offerte di lavoro delle imprese e registrarsi sulla piattaforma di progetto, per poter visualizzare … Continua a leggere Fondazione CRUI: avvio bando PhD ITalents per Dottori di Ricerca