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AGROFORESTRY RESEARCH COMMUNICATOR (Grade 6)

The Organic Research Centre is looking to appoint an Agroforestry Research Communicator to work within the Agroforestry Programme on the European projects AGFORWARD (www.agforward.eu), SustainFARM and AFINET. The successful candidate will collate and prepare information for publication, such as factsheets, technical guides, bulletin articles, videos, webpages, website news items and press releases for a range

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Recruiting at the Centre for Agroecology Water and Resilience, University of Coventry (UK)

It is sought an experienced and committed participatory researcher-practitioner to work as a part of People’s Knowledge, a newly established working group at CAWR. Closing date: 06/11/2016. Apply at https://staffrecruitment.coventry.ac.uk/tlive_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID=933652De8S&WVID=1861420Izv&LANG=USA Are you someone with experience of: community-engaged, participatory and qualitative research? convening participatory processes? contributing to high quality multi-media publications for academic and public audiences?

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Plant cell culture Scientist

Plant cell culture Scientist (m/f) – KWS SAAT AG | Academic Positions With a strong focus on research, namely in the areas of genomics and biotechnology, we are seeking at the earliest opportunity a Plant Cell Biologist (m/f) on a full time basis, initially for a 2 year fixed-term contract (parental leave). We currently welcome applications

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Full Professor in Farming Systems Ecology at Wageningen University & Research Centre, The Netherlands (deadline: 20 June 2016)

The chair Farming Systems Ecology is one of the 19 chairs in the Department of Plant Sciences of Wageningen University and Research Centre. This chair is responsible for academic education and research on organic and other low external input farming systems in multifunctional landscapes. The new professor leads the Farming Systems Ecology group. The focus

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Research Agronomist job at AHRI

Announcing a three year research agronomist job opportunity in AHRI, University of Western Australia.  The position is for a  PhD level field-orientated research agronomist to focus on research within the overall area of developing innovative techniques for weed control in Australian grain production.  The job details are: http://external.jobs.uwa.edu.au/cw/en/job/496541/reseach-fellow-ref-496541 This is an excellent opportunity for a

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USDA-ARS postdoctoral research position

The Northern Great Plains Research Laboratory (NGPRL) in Mandan, ND, seeks a Post Doctoral Research Associate (Interdisciplinary Research Agriculturist/Physical Scientist/Agricultural Engineer, GS-11) for a Two-Year Appointment, a Ph.D. is required, and salary is commensurate with experience ($59,246 – $77,019 per annum) plus benefits. Citizenship restrictions apply. The incumbent will participate in a USDA-AFRI project with

AgreenSkills+ International postdoctoral Fellowships, Marie Curie Action

AgreenSkills+ is an international postdoctoral fellowship programme co-funded by the European Union within the FP7 Marie Curie Actions. AgreenSkills+ is coordinated by INRA, the French National Institute for Agricultural Research, in collaboration with Agreenium-IAVFF, the French Agricultural, Veterinary and Forestry Institute. Application deadline: April 29, 2016

Open position for Professor in Soil Science at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences – SLU, Sweden

A position as Professor in Biogeochemistry of Forest Soils is vacant at the Department of Soil and Environment (www.slu.se/en/departments/soil-environment/), Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala. The research and teaching at the Department aims to increase our understanding of soil chemical, physical and biological properties and processes, knowledge that is important for the sustainable use of

2 year Interdisciplinary Postdoc available at ETH Zurich to work on the sustainable supply chain of Peruvian Brazil nuts to Switzerland

Essential requirements: A PhD in ecological or environmental science; a strong background in plant reproductive ecology; be an excellent communicator; fluent in both English and Spanish; a proven ability to publish in scientific journals; demonstrated skills of working in an interdisciplinary team; and willingness to spend extended periods in the Madre de Dios region of

INRA campaign to recruit researchers and engineers with disabilities

INRA is looking to hire individuals with disabilities to work as junior and experienced research scientists and engineers.  Applications will be accepted until april 25th, 2016. Candidates with disabilities are recruited via a distinct application process. INRA is currently seeking such future collaborators to join its research teams, which are tackling the major challenges of