The interdisciplinary research of the Professorship of Ecological Services (PES), University of Bayreuth aims at better ecological management of agricultural landscapes facing climate change. Towards this goal, four PhD/postdoc positions are currently available to conduct research on decision-making of land users, land use change and ecosystem services. [Read more…] about 4 open positions: Ecosystem Services of Agricultural Landscapes facing Climate Change
Three year position to describe the relationships between land management decisions and ecosystem services in viticulture landscape, with study regions located in Spain, France, Germany, Austria and Romania. Find more information here.
The Institute of Environmental Sciences (Leiden University) is looking for a postdoc for a transdisciplinary project focusing on circular economy and natural capital in a rural landscape – ‘Het Groene Hart’ (‘The Green Hart’) in the Dutch province of South Holland. [Read more…] about Vacancy: Postdoc Natural Capital in the Dutch rural landscape
The Department of Biological and Environmental Science at the University of Jyväskylä is looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic member to their research group. Candidates should have a PhD or be about to obtain a PhD in landscape ecology, forestry, or another relevant discipline. Expertise in forest planning and understanding of forest growth models is necessary, including the ability to work with large data sets. Experience in forest simulation modelling and/or multi-objective optimization is considered an asset.
Application deadline: 15 October 2018
The Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) is looking for a scietific staff member to work on developing and integrating a package of spatial (dynamic) models in order to gain an insight into the benefits of various ecosystem services such as carbon sequestration, water storage, pollination or recreation, and will apply these models in the urban and rural setting. Below the full vacancy description. [Read more…] about Vacancy: Scientific staff member at the Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment