Tuesday, May 25, 2010
FUNDING: M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) announces a Ph. D. position in Social Sciences/Gender Studies
The person should work in a research programme at Wayanad district of Kerala titled ‘Social transformation knowledge of gender relations in agrobiodiversity management’ in close collaboration with the BioDIVA research group at the Leibniz University Hannover in Germany.
The project will work in the frame of socio-ecological research to generate transformation knowledge towards a gender-equitable and sustainable use of agrobiodiversity at the case of ricesystems in Kerala State. Gender serves as a central category to systematise, focus and integrate disciplinary findings. BioDIVA provides inter- and transdisciplinary research team.
Deadline: June 4, 2010