Knowledge for better food systems

Job: Postdoc in modelling sustainable diets, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

Deadline: 
31 Dec 2018

The Department of Energy and Technology at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) and SLU Future Food are hiring a postdoc to develop a model to evaluate different dietary patterns aimed at lowering the environmental impact of diets while meeting nutritional recommendations. The model will then be used to evaluate current Swedish and French diets at the individual level as well as diets where dairy products are replaced by plant-based options.

Applicants should have a relevant PhD, experience of modelling, programming and statistical methods, and an interest in environmental issues, food production or human nutrition.

For more details, see here. The application deadline is 31 December 2018.