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Job Posting: Assistant Professor in Conservation and Soil Management (Université Laval)

Job Posting: Assistant Professor in Conservation and Soil Management (Université Laval)

Description du poste Enseigner et développer des cours dans le domaine de la conservation et gestion des sols aux niveaux des trois cycles de formation. Développer un programme de recherche original dans le domaine de la conservation et gestion des sols. Encadrer (direction et codirection) des étudiants aux 2e et 3e cycles. Participer à l’encadrement […]

Job Posting: Project Coordinator at Feeding Growth

Job Posting: Project Coordinator at Feeding Growth

Feeding Growth is Hiring a Project Coordinator Feeding Growth is an initiative that supports progressive food businesses through a series of workshops, seminars and community-building events. We’re looking for someone to help expand and strengthen our community. This is a part-time, hourly position that could complement well with another part-time position. Our dream? A caring […]

MSc Opportunity: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Saskatchewan

MSc Opportunity: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Saskatchewan

MSc Position with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada One MSc position is available in Fall 2019 at the Swift Current Research and Development Centre (SCRDC) of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, in collaboration with the University of Saskatchewan. The position is part of a project entitled “ Use of legume crops to enhance N use efficiency, carbon […]

PhD Opportunity: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Fredericton

PhD Opportunity: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Fredericton

Soil Ecology & Carbon Cycling Ph.D. Positon Offer Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC), Fredericton The Fredericton Research and Development Center invites applications for a PhD. position in the Landscape and Soil Carbon Sciences Group.A posiion is available within the next 2-6 months in a research program focused on soil carbon cycling and land-use managements in […]

M.Sc. Opportunity: Lakehead University

M.Sc. Opportunity: Lakehead University

Three Master of Science positions are currently available for highly motivated students interested in the effects of land management practices on soil organic matter storage and stability in forest and/or agricultural systems.  Projects include the effects of: 1. repeated wood ash addition on soil quality and foliar nutrition in a forest nursery trial, 2. mulching during […]

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M.Sc. Opportunity: University of Manitoba

M.Sc. Opportunity: University of Manitoba

Hydrological Modelling for Soil Moisture Monitoring and Forecasting The Issue Soil moisture is highly variable in space and time. Climate change is expected to produce more dramatic precipitation fluctuations causing extremes in soil moisture (i.e. drought and flood) more frequently. These extremes profoundly impact on agriculture, flood risk and infrastructure. However, monitoring and forecasting soil […]

Meet the 2019-2020 PRSSS Executive!

Meet the 2019-2020 PRSSS Executive!

Click here to learn more about your new PRSSS Executive. Thank you to the 2018-2019 Executive!

Job Posting: Project Coordinator (UBC-O) Agricultural Adaptation to a Changing Climate in British Columbia

Job Posting: Project Coordinator (UBC-O) Agricultural Adaptation to a Changing Climate in British Columbia

Salary:​ $18,000- $24,000/year (conditional on qualifications) Hours:​ 15 hours per week (or 780 hours per year) Appointment:​ May 2019 until May 2021 (2 years) For more information: https://www.bcacarn.com/project-coordinator-opportunity/ Background​: The ​Agricultural Adaptation to a Changing Climate in British Columbia ​project is a collaboration between multiple government, industry and academic groups working at the nexus of climate […]

Job Posting: Postdoctoral Fellow (UBC-O) Agricultural Adaptation to Climate Change in British Columbia

Job Posting: Postdoctoral Fellow (UBC-O) Agricultural Adaptation to Climate Change in British Columbia

Duration: Two years, summer 2019 to summer 2021. Location: The University of British Columbia – Okanagan Campus, Kelowna, BC. Salary: $45,000 per year, with benefits. For more information: https://www.bcacarn.com/postdoctoral-fellow-oppertunity/   Project Summary Agriculture in British Columbia is very diverse, and faces a diverse collection of challenges from the changing climate. A number of those challenges stem […]