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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 […]

Job Posting: Professor of Big Data in Agriculture and AgriFood, Dalhousie University

Job Posting: Professor of Big Data in Agriculture and AgriFood, Dalhousie University

Dalhousie University’s Faculty of Agriculture invites applications for a probationary tenure-track, tenure-track or tenured position in Big Data in Agriculture and AgriFood at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor commencing July 1, 2020. (Exceptional candidates will be considered at the Full Professor rank depending upon qualifications and experience). The successful applicant will be expected […]

Job Posting: Sales Assistant and Field Assistant, UBC Farm

Job Posting: Sales Assistant and Field Assistant, UBC Farm

Click the links below for more information UBC Farm Field Assistant. Deadline: January 12, 2020 The Field Assistant supports the UBC Farm and CSFS by coordinating and performing day-to-day crop production and land stewardship activities for a defined range of crops at the UBC Farm. Plans are subject to change, but we anticipate that in […]

Job Posting: Assistant Professor of Soil Fertility and Agronomy, U of Manitoba

Job Posting: Assistant Professor of Soil Fertility and Agronomy, U of Manitoba

University of Manitoba Department of Soil Science Position Start Date: April 1, 2020 Application Deadline: January 31, 2020. Title: Assistant Professor of Soil Fertility and Agronomy (Tenure Track) Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience Posting End Date: January 31, 2020 Job Description The Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences, University […]

Graduate student opportunities: Cover Crops and Vineyard Management at UBC-O

Graduate student opportunities: Cover Crops and Vineyard Management at UBC-O

Two graduate opportunities are available at UBC Okanagan Campus. For more information click the links below: MSc – Water and nutrient management strategies for Okanagan Valley vineyards PhD – In-Row and Inter-Row Cover Crops Screening and Effects on Soil Ecology in Okanagan Valley, British Columbia Vineyards

Job Posting: ES Cropconsult Field Technicians and IPM Supervisors

Job Posting: ES Cropconsult Field Technicians and IPM Supervisors

E.S. Cropconsult employs up to 20 summer staff from April, May to August each year. Practicum and co-op students are welcome! Summer staff are trained as field technicians to recognize insect and disease pests of potato, berry, vegetable or nursery crops. Field Technician positions – These are for our seasonal field crews. Positions provide good […]