The Science, Engineering and Technology Group, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering of KU Leuven invites applications for a full-time academic position at its Department of Biosystems. We are looking for a dynamic and motivated individual (m/f/x) with an excellent research record to build a research program in the department’s Division of Crop Biotechnics, in the domain […]read more
The Internship Programme (IP) and the Enhanced Internship Programme (EIP) offer a learning experience of six months to recent university graduates or students who are specializing in areas of work relevant to IFAD’s mission. Candidates must meet the following criteria: be enrolled in a university or graduate school, have attended courses in the last 12 […]read more
The Nordic Africa Institute invites applications for the position of Senior Researcher (Climate change and sustainable development) Closing date for applications: 13 August 2018 Link to web page: http://nai.uu.se/about/job/index.xml About the Nordic Africa Institute (NAI) The Nordic Africa Institute (NAI) was founded in 1962 and since then has provided knowledge in the […]read more
Invitation to bid: Project-Friendly Metrics and Technologies for Better Results in Nutrition-Sensitive Projects
This Call for proposals is intended to select a recipient or consortium of recipients to receive IFAD grant financing to implement a Project-Friendly Metrics and Technologies for Better Results in Nutrition-Sensitive Projects. Deadline for submission is Monday, 16 July 2018 at 15:00 hours CEST. All proposals and communications can be submitted to: Ms Joyce Njoro, Lead Technical […]read more
Advanced International Training Programme The programme focuses on training and supporting to strengthen, adapt and maintain capacity in participating organisations to define and achieve short- as well as long-term goals. The participants will use the latest developments in their areas of work, supervised by skilled colleagues and experts; they will develop a network of […]read more
Two new exciting full time job posts have been opened within the Project Management Unit of the Value Chain Analysis for Development (VCA4D) project. Applications are invited for the following two positions: Research Officer (see Terms of Reference ) Project Officer (see Terms of Reference) It is foreseen that both posts will be based […]read more
Research & Innovation for Food and Nutrition Security – Transforming our food systems 14-15 June 2018, Agricultural University – Plovdiv, Bulgaria The Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of EU is organising a Flagship Conference dedicated to Research and Innovation (R&I) as a driver of sustainable food systems transformation. Such a transformation requires a new […]read more
Ghent University seeks 3 PhD Candidates! ! 3 NEW PhD vacancies ! The LEAP-Agri research project MycoSafe-South, the “European–African partnership for safe and efficient use of mycotoxin-mitigation strategies in sub-Saharan Africa” was successfully granted. The consortium creates opportunities for young PhD researchers to conduct this research at both European and African institutes. MYTOX-SOUTH is currently searching […]read more
AGRINATURA is a grouping of European universities and research organizations with a common interest in supporting agricultural development in a sustainable manner in order to improve people’s lives.
AGRINATURA brings its collective resources to work in partnership with international collaborators. It seeks to nurture scientific excellence through joint research, educational and training programmes and projects and advocates for greater support for agricultural research and educational programmes that contribute to the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals and the new agenda of Sustainable Development Goals.