Austria, Agriculture, green growth
Excerpt:The GlobalFood Program at the University of Göttingen will organize the second Global Food Symposium on 25-26 April, 2014 in Göttingen, Germany. The aim of this Symposium is to discuss new research findings and policy challenges related to the global agri-food system transformation.
Excerpt:The 11th European IFSA Symposium will take place from 1-4 April, 2014 in Berlin, Germany.
Excerpt:The Department of Economics at the Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences of the University of Graz is currently accepting applications for a professorship in climate and environmental economics. Application deadline is 15 January, 2014.
Evaluation of Soil Organic Matter Balance Methods as Practice-applicable Tools for Environmental Impact Assessment and Farm Management Support (SOMpatic)
Excerpt:An international workshop on the evaluation of soil organic matter balance methods (SOM balances) will take place on 20-22 November, 2013 in Giessen, Germany.
Excerpt:The main objective of the conference is to assess the state of the art in quantitative measurement of sustainability, connecting theoretical background, practical assessment and policy perspectives. The event also includes the presentation of the FEEM Sustainability Index (FEEM SI) 2013.
Excerpt:Leuphana University Lüneburg, Germany, is offering a post as post-doctoral research associate starting at the earliest possible date for a duration of three years. The post is situated within the ERA-NET project - MULTAGRI – “Rural development through governance of multifunctional agricultural land use”. ...
Excerpt:The Institute of Horticultural Production Systems, Vegetable Systems Modelling, at Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover offers a PhD Position in Capacity Building/Education (50%).
Excerpt:A position as Junior Professional Officer (JPO), Agricultural Officer is available at the Research and Extension Branch of FAO.
Excerpt:The International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA) is an international autonomous, non-profit, research organization committed to the improvement of livelihoods of the resource-poor in dry areas. ICARDA is looking for an executive assistant to its Director General.
Excerpt:A full time postdoctoral position is available to work on a project examining interacting social and ecological factors underlying nitrogen loss from corn production in the Upper Midwest. The study involves multidisciplinary and collaborative research to understand the drivers of water pollution and greenhouse gas emissions associated with nitrogen