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Job Opportunity: Regional Agrologist

Job Opportunity: Regional Agrologist

Regional Agrologist- Abbotsford (LSO AGRL 3) BC Ministry of Agriculture- Sector Development Branch (salary range $65,367.78 – $81,773.78 annually) Another great opportunity to join the Coastal Regional Agrologist team in Abbotsford. The Sector Development Branch identifies and promotes agriculture and food production/processing systems that are sustainable and enhance the economic benefits to the province. The […]

Now accepting Student Research Award applications!

Now accepting Student Research Award applications!

Applications are open for the Les Lavkulich Graduate Student Award in Soil Science and the Art Bomke Undergraduate Student Award in Soil Science. Application deadline: November 8, 2019. Click here for more information.

Job Opportunity: Farm to School BC Regional Animator, Surrey (Part Time)

Job Opportunity: Farm to School BC Regional Animator, Surrey (Part Time)

Position Summary Farm to School BC (F2SBC) and Public Health Association of BC (PHABC) seeks a dynamic, creative, and inspiring individual to coordinate, strengthen and expand the Farm to School Surrey Regional Hub. Reporting to the Provincial Manager of F2SBC, the Animator provides students with access to healthy, local food and hands-on learning opportunities that […]

Job Opportunity: Data Curator and Analyst for NRCAN, Sault Ste. Marie

Job Opportunity: Data Curator and Analyst for NRCAN, Sault Ste. Marie

Natural Resources Canada – Great Lakes Forestry Centre, Sault Ste. Marie (Ontario) For more information click here. This positon is until March 2020, with a possibility of extension $68,891 to $82,590 For further information on the organization, please visit Natural Resources Canada Closing date: 8 August 2019 – 23:59, Pacific Time Who can apply: Persons residing in Canada […]

Asstistant Professor – Soil Science, Agricultural and Food Sciences

Asstistant Professor – Soil Science, Agricultural and Food Sciences

Job Description: The Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences, University of Manitoba invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in any discipline of Soil Science. The position begins January 1, 2020, or as soon as possible thereafter. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. […]

PhD Opportunity: Forest carbon stocks at UNBC

PhD Opportunity: Forest carbon stocks at UNBC

PhD opportunity in Forest Ecology at UNBC- Deadline September 1 Project: Long term effects of forest management on the carbon stocks and flux of British Columbia’s forests. Applications are invited for a funded 4-year PhD position in UNBC’s Conservation Solutions Lab collaborating with the BC Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations & Rural Development […]

Job Posting: Research scientist in soil health in agricultural crop systems

Job Posting: Research scientist in soil health in agricultural crop systems

The Fredericton Research and Development Centre, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC),  invites applications for a Research Scientist in soil science and related research fields with specialization in nutrient cycling, greenhouse gases (nitrous oxide and carbon dioxide) and precision agriculture. The Centre, located in Fredericton, New Brunswick, conducts world-class research in the areas of enhancing the productivity and environmental […]

Postdoc Opportunity: Land/water reclamation/remediation, University of Alberta

Postdoc Opportunity: Land/water reclamation/remediation, University of Alberta

Posting: We seek a highly motivated postdoc for a project that develops novel materials for the remediation of heavy metal contaminated soil and water. We study the effectiveness of such novel materials and explore the mechanisms involved in affecting their efficiency for land and water remediation/reclamation. The project is in collaboration with Professors Anne Naeth […]

Postdoc Opportunity: Soil and/or rhizosphere viral ecology

Postdoc Opportunity: Soil and/or rhizosphere viral ecology

Next review date: Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Final date: Friday, Sep 27, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.   The Emerson Lab at the […]

Postdoc Opportunity: Reducing greenhouse gas emissions through biological nitrification inhibition

Postdoc Opportunity: Reducing greenhouse gas emissions through biological nitrification inhibition

Seeking candidates for a post-doctoral fellowship with a focus on reducing nitrous oxide emissions from agricultural systems through the use of biological nitrification inhibition (BNI).  This research will be conducted within a collaborative program between Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) and the Japanese International Research Centre for Agricultural Sciences (JIRCAS) (https://www.jircas.go.jp/en). The successful applicant will […]