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Post-doc position on analysis of land system sustainable intensification dynamics, INRA Avignon (France)

The INRA (National Institut for agricultural research in France) is looking for a 14 months post-doc on the frame of the European research project VITAL « Viable InTensification of Agricultural production through sustainable Landscape transition » ( The post-doc will start from 1st of May or 1st of June 2017 for 14 months with a


International PhD in Agrobiodiversity: 2017 call now open!

The 2017 call (14th edition) of the International PhD in Agrobiodiversity run by the Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies in Pisa (Italy) is now open! Submit your application by 31 May 2017. Visit the PhD pages in this website.



The Organic Research Centre is looking to appoint an Agroforestry Research Communicator to work within the Agroforestry Programme on the European projects AGFORWARD (, 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


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 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?


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


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


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: This is an excellent opportunity for a


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 (, 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