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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Job Posting: UBC Applied Biology Education/Research Support Technician

Job Posting: UBC Applied Biology Education/Research Support Technician

Job Posting: Education / Research Support Technician Position The Education/Research Support Technician oversees all Applied Biology (APBI) labs within the HR MacMillan building and provides technical support to laboratories/PBL courses and teaching activities including managing and delivering lab training and orientation, equipment set/clean up, troubleshooting and developing methodologies for both laboratory and field experiments and […]

Job posting: Non-Tenure Track Faculty Position in Agricultural Science

Job posting: Non-Tenure Track Faculty Position in Agricultural Science

Non-Tenure Track Faculty Position in Agricultural Science (Soil/Plant Sci), School of Science and Mathematics Position: The Department of Agricultural Science at Truman State University is seeking applicants for one non-tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor or Instructor level, depending on the candidate’s qualifications. This is a full-time appointment on a nine-month contract, beginning August 2019 […]

Job Posting: Provincial Soil Specialist

Job Posting: Provincial Soil Specialist

Provincial Soil Specialist   Apply your knowledge of soil science and BC’s agricultural industry in this key role   Salary $64,086.02 – $80,042.76 annually   The Provincial Soil Specialist provides senior professional advisory services, including direction to others, within an agri-environmental resource program, particularly in relation to agricultural soil management in B.C. The Provincial Soil […]

Job Posting: UBC 3 Assistant Professor Positions in Plant and Soil Science

Job Posting: UBC 3 Assistant Professor Positions in Plant and Soil Science

Assistant Professors in Sustainable Agriculture and the Environment (Cluster Hire) The Faculty of Land and Food Systems at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada (www.landfood.ubc.ca) is seeking outstanding candidates for three full-time, tenure-track positions in Plant or Soil Science, as part of the Sustainable Agriculture and the Environment group, the Applied Biology program and […]