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Job Opportunities: Resource Development Agrologist – Victoria

Job Opportunities: Resource Development Agrologist – Victoria

A great opportunity to take the next step in your career with the Ministry of Agriculture Resource Development Agrologist Licensed Science Officer (Agrologist) 2 Victoria, BC Regular Full Time Closing Date: 4/7/2020 Req #68576 https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/68576 Applicants who do not fully meet the required qualifications may be considered for this position but at a lower classification. An eligibility […]

Job Opportunities: Assistant Professor in Urban Forests and Human Health

Job Opportunities: Assistant Professor in Urban Forests and Human Health

Assistant Professor in Urban Forests and Human Health (DEADLINE: MAY 15, 2020) Job Summary The Department of Forest and Conservation Sciences at the Vancouver campus of the University of British Columbia (UBC) invites applications for a tenure-stream position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the field of urban forestry with an emphasis on human health and […]

Job Opportunities: Work Learn Applied Biology Program Support Assistant – Part Time

Job Opportunities: Work Learn Applied Biology Program Support Assistant – Part Time

The Applied Biology (APBI) department of the Land and Food Systems Faculty at UBC is seeking a part time work earn Applied Biology Program Support Assistant. The assistant will work closely with the APBI Education and Research Support Technician to create interesting and informative science displays, design and develop educational outreach boxes to teach all […]

Job Opportunities: UBC Farm

Job Opportunities: UBC Farm

The UBC Farm is hiring a Field Worker and Urban Farmers Volunteer Assistant The Field Worker supports the UBC Farm and CSFS by assisting with day-to-day crop production and land stewardship activities. The Urban Farmers Volunteer Assistant works with the Volunteer Coordinator, the Perennials and Biodiversity Coordinator and other UBC Farm staff to provide daily […]

Job opportunity: Research Associate in Mycorrhizal Fungal Communities, University of British Columbia

Job opportunity: Research Associate in Mycorrhizal Fungal Communities, University of British Columbia

The Department of Forest and Conservation Sciences, Faculty of Forestry, UBC-Vancouver campus, seeks a Research Associate to undertake research on mycorrhizal fungal communities and forest ecosystem resilience. This research associate will be responsible for undertaking research under the supervision of Dr. Suzanne Simard. Responsibilities include: 1) design research projects to elucidate the role of mycorrhizal […]

PostDoc Opportunity: Climate/agriculture/natural resource decision support, Washington State University

PostDoc Opportunity: Climate/agriculture/natural resource decision support, Washington State University

Washington State University’s Agricultural, Natural, and Human Systems Modeling group seeks applications for a post-doctoral associate (or a qualified post-masters research associate) with broad interests in facilitating decision support at the intersection of climate, agriculture and natural resources issues in the Pacific Northwest U.S. The position will be based in Pullman, WA with the Department of Biological […]

Job opportunity: Forest Biogeochemist, Scion, New Zealand

Job opportunity: Forest Biogeochemist, Scion, New Zealand

Support research into enhanced forest productivity and sustainability Permanent full-time position Scion specialises in research, science and technology development for the forestry industry, wood products and wood-derived materials. We lead new technology development for renewables, bioproducts and energy and the establishment of a broader based bio-economy. An exciting opportunity is now available for a forest biogeochemist […]

Job opportunity: Asst. Professor, Department of Soil Science, University of Manitoba

Job opportunity: Asst. Professor, Department of Soil Science, University of Manitoba

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 focusing on digital technologies in agronomy. The position begins July 1, 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter. Application Deadline: March 16, 2020 Asst_Professor_Digital_Agronomy_Univ_of_Manitoba

PhD opportunities: Ontario Agricultural College, University of Guelph

PhD opportunities: Ontario Agricultural College, University of Guelph

Two funded PhD positions: Structural stability of agricultural soils in Ontario Project: Surface and subsurface compaction, due to traffic, and surface crusting, due to rain-induced disaggregation, continue to be major problems facing agriculture in Ontario and elsewhere. With the trend towards larger farms, more massive equipment and increasing unpredictability of climate, the risk of soil […]

Graduate student opportunities: Laval University, Department of Soils and Agri-Food Engineering

Graduate student opportunities: Laval University, Department of Soils and Agri-Food Engineering

The Department of Soils and Agri-Food Engineering at Laval University in Quebec City is looking for a doctoral or master’s student to study soil conservation and leafy vegetable production as well as a doctoral student to study precision soil conservation and restoration of cultivated organic soils. More details on the MSc/PhD position here. More details […]