PhD-opportunity: Forestry at the University of Highlands and Islands

by the editors 6/8/2014 Were the PhD-positions we posted last week not quite for you? Applications are invited for two funded PhD Studentship opportunities in Forestry at the University of Highlands and Islands- Inverness College, Scotland: ‘Mapping and Repositioning Forestry Skills for the 21st Century.’ Based at the  Centre for Remote and Rural Studies ‘Factors controlling the abundance of of Read More …

PhD-opportunity: Agricultural Economics at University College Dublin

by the editors, 29/07/2014 Yes, we are still in recess, but Bill Reimer made us aware of these two PhD-fellowships in agricultural economics at University College Dublin, and that just couldn’t wait until the end of August: Sustainable intensification of milk production – the role of innovation, technology and best practice adoption.  An examination of Read More …

PhD-opportunity: Business Economy in Agriculture

by the editors, 4/12/2013 The Norwegian Agricultural Research Institute (NILF), ICRPS´ Norwegian Partner has a PhD-scholarship available. The scholarship is part of the project “Agronomy for increased food production in Norway,  challenges and solutions” – a partnership between the Norwegian Institute for Agricultural and Environmental Research (Bioforsk), Norwegian University of Life Sciences, NILF and other national Read More …

PhD-opportunity: African Urban Agricultural Project

by the editors 29/09/2013 A PhD-opportunity on the topic of African urban agriculture is available at the University of Lund in southern Sweden, in cooperation with the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and the University of Nairobi, Kenya. The title of the project is “African urban agriculture: environmental, social and economic challenges and prospects under Read More …

Teagasc Fellowship Opportunity

by the editors 16/03/2013 “Evaluating the Impact of Agricultural Knowledge Trasfer Activities“. A 4 year PhD Fellowship is availble in a joint research project between twasgasc (the Irish Agriculture and Food Developement Authority) and the University of Geneva. They are looking for applicants with economic modelling skills. Read more about the position here! Application deadline Read More …

Job Opportunity in Pondicherry, India

by the editors, 27/01/2013 We have been asked to inform you all about this job opportunity as a research associate in Pondicherry, India. It might be of interest for ICRPS students? The advertisement for one post of research associate for ‘Indira Gandhi Centre for the Arts (IGNCA)’ sponsored research project: “Paddy Cultivation: A key Determinant of Read More …