- IA Topic : Forests
PhD Position on Methodological Approaches to the Assessment of all Tree Resources in Transition Systems in Forested Tropical Landscapes
Excerpt:The Georg-August-University of Goettingen offers a PhD position under the heading "Methodological Approaches to the Assessment of all Tree Resources in Transition Systems in Forested Tropical Landscapes". The project is based in Goettingen, with field work in Sumatra. The position is limited for three years.
Excerpt:The University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, seeks a post-graduate research assistant on “Innovation system analysis of forestry and the wood construction sector in Europe”, being part of several international research projects in the framework the European Forest Institute Regional Office for Central-Eastern European Countries.
Excerpt:You are invited to join a webinar launching a new Social and Biodiversity Impact Assessment (SBIA) Manual for REDD+ Projects, taking place on 22 November, 2011, from 15:30-17:00 Central European Time.
PhD Student on Management of Forest Landscapes, at Institute of Forest and Environmental Policy, Freiburg, Germany
Excerpt:The Institute of Forest and Environmental Policy at the University of Freiburg, Germany, is looking for a PhD student for a project on the management of forest landscapes. Applications will be accepted until 10 November, 2011. ...
Excerpt:The European Environment Agency has released a new publication highlighting the importance of forests for various policy fields in Europe. It points out that forests are a major source of food and fibre, regulate the climate and improve the quality of life while being increasingly threatened by human demands and activities. ...
Research Fellow for the Implementation of Agro-Forestry and Afforestation Systems, Leuphana University
Excerpt:Leuphana University in Lüneburg, Germany, is looking for a research fellow for the successful implementation of the Innovation Incubator, TM 1.1, KT „Platform for Sustainable Aviation Fuels”, EG 13 TV-L, full time, for a period of two years with a possible extension. ...
Excerpt:The department of Forest Economics at the Swedish University of Agricultural Science, Umea, is offering PhD courses in economics and statistics. These include courses on Natural Resource Economics, Forest Economics and the like. Application is possible online. ...
Excerpt:The Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) in Bogor, Indonesia, is recruiting a director for its forests and environment programme. The deadline for application is 9 October, 2011. ...
Research Facilitator (Science Officer): Pro-Poor Climate Change Mitigation, World Agroforestry Centre, Nairobi, Kenya
Excerpt:The CGIAR Research Program, Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security is a major collaborative endeavour between the international agricultural and global environmental change research communities, and their respective partners. The Science Officer will support and coordinate research activities of the CCAFS theme on Pro-Poor Climate. ...