geography, Economics, ecology
Call for Manuscripts: "Developing and Applying Ecosystem Services Indicators in Decision-Support at Various Scales"
Excerpt:In the context of the conference RegioResources 21, a proposed special issue of the journal "Ecological Indicators" on "Developing and Applying Ecosystem Services Indicators in Decision-Support at Various Scales" was developed. Authors interested in submitting a manuscript for this issue are invited to send in their proposal until 31 January, 2014.
Excerpt:Applications of the fourth cohort of the Dresden Leibniz Graduate School (DLGS 2014-2016) will be open for graduates holding a master’s degree in Spatial Planning and Development (including City and Regional Planning, Urban Regeneration, Landscape Planning, Traffic Planning), Geography or Economics. ...
Excerpt:The book discusses how to tackle long-term social and ecological problems by using different environmental governance approaches to creating sustainable development. It explores opportunities and requirements for the governance of long-term problems, and examines how to achieve a lasting transformation.
Excerpt:The focus of the tenth annual meeting, to be held at the University of East Anglia, UK on 12-14 June, 2013 will be on developing ideas and concepts that are not only thematically concerned with the environment but are themselves contributions to ecological action. ...
Excerpt:The ideal candidate should have a Ph.D. in Economics or Social Science or a minimum of 5 years of research experience in Economics or Social Science after the first degree giving access to doctoral studies. Expertise is requested in conducting applied and/or econometric research using both analytical and numerical methods...
Excerpt:The School for Economics and Management at the Free University of Bozen - Bolzano is offering a position as university researcher related to the project "Regional Development in Alto Adige: Sustainability, Cooperation and Innovation".
Excerpt:The Natural Resources Group is looking for a highly motivated senior researcher to join the Natural Resources Management Group of the the IIED to develop and manage a research programme on local control and resilience in food and agriculture systems.
Excerpt:In Feburary 2012, the Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg will host the Annual Conference of the Society for Tropical Ecology, focusing on the Islands in land- and seascape. The conference will run from 22-25 February, 2012 in Erlangen, Germany. ...
Excerpt:This year's topic of the Regional Studies Association Early Career Conference, taking place from 1-2 November, 2012 in Hamburg is about future directions in geography, urban and regional studies. ...
Excerpt:The Irstea the French National Research Institute of Science and Technology for Environment and Agriculture invites for applications for a skilled and experienced Senior Researcher in Economics. The deadline for applications is 6 September, 2012.