Knowledge for better food systems

Opportunities

Divided broadly into categories for Funding, Jobs, Collaboration and Events - we aim to publicise any opportunities in relevant spheres of interest. If you have an opportunity that you like us to include on the website, please email us here.
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1 month 2 weeks

The Baltic Studies Centre, in cooperation with the Latvian Academy of Culture is organising a scientific and practical conference Alternative food supply networks in Central and Eastern Europe:...

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3 weeks 5 days

This funding call from the US based National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC), encourages the submission of proposals for projects that synthesize diverse data sources and/or...

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2 weeks 1 day

A postdoctoral position is advertised within the Department of Wildlife, Fish, & Conservation Biology - University of California, Davis. The researcher will work as part of a large...

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1 day 20 hours

Prospective studies of future sustainable development pathways for agriculture is a core research area for the Department of Agroecology at Aarhus University. This PhD scholarship will be...

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1 day 20 hours

Core areas for this PhD will be to develop tools to assess the effects of landscape scale measures and research how to include local stakeholders in the sustainable implementation of these...

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3 weeks 20 hours

Feeding a Hungry Planet: Agriculture, Nutrition and Sustainability, explores the key challenges to ensuring a healthy and sustainable diet for our growing world population, as well as the...

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1 month 1 day

This event on the topic  ‘Insects in feed or food’ will be organised in Belgium in November 2017 and is an initiative of Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech and the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine at the...

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20 hours 34 min

The Natural Resources Institute (NRI) (www.nri.org) is a multi-disciplinary centre of the University of Greenwich that undertakes research, consultancy and...

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5 days 20 hours

This is a funded 3 year PhD opportunity at the University of Hertfordshire in their Centre for Agriculture, Food and Environmental Management, focusing on The Impact of Reduced and Zero...

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20 hours 34 min

IFPRI headquarters, located in Washington DC, is looking for a full-time one-year, fixed-term, renewable appointment in its Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division (PHND). This position will...

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3 months 2 days

Entries to the Food Sustainability Media Award will be judged in the following three categories: written journalism, photography and video. For each category they will award both one published...

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3 months 2 days

Addressing environmental challenges in agricultural supply chains is of growing concerning for corporations moving forward in improving their environmental stewardship. South Pole Group is...

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7 months 2 weeks

The MDPI journal Sustainability  is now calling  for papers that contribute to the assessment of the sustainability of urban...

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1 month 4 weeks

The 2017 edition of the BCFN YES! Young Earth Solutions contest has now been launched an international competition for PhD students and postdoctoral researchers under 35, from all over the world...

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2 days 20 hours

The European Commission has launched a public consultation on modernising and simplifying the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) relevant to agricultural production, food, forestry and rural...

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7 months 6 days

The Innovative Food Systems Teaching and Learning programme (IFSTAL) is a new learning community freely available to all post-graduate students studying at...