Friday, September 23, 2011
This Week’s Posts
EMPLOYMENT: Post Doc Researcher Position, Research Programme on Sustainable Development and Climate Change. The successful candidate will work within the Innovation for Climate Change mitigation: a study of energy R&d, its Uncertain effectiveness and Spillovers – ICARUS project. Deadline: open
EMPLOYMENT: New Opportunities with the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF). ICRAF has announced 2 climate change related vacancies at its office in Nairobi, Kenya. Deadline: October 6-14, 2011
EMPLOYMENT: CIFOR Director, Forests and Environment Programme. The Director will manage a team of scientists in collaboration with the Director of the Consortium Research Programme ‘Forests, Trees and Agroforestry’ to bring together and expand existing research in CIFOR. Deadline: October 9, 2011
EMPLOYMENT: Senior Climate Change Adaptation Specialist, International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development. ICIMOD, is a regional knowledge development and learning centre serving Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan. Deadline: October 10, 2011
EMPLOYMENT: Call for Social Science Researchers, The Responsive Forest Governance Initiative. RFGI is setting up multidisciplinary social science research teams on forest resource governance in several African countries. Deadline: October 10, 2011
FELLOWSHIP: African Women Public Service Fellowship at New York University for Graduate Studies. As fellows at New York University, Fellows study in either a two-year Master of Public Administration prorgram or a one-year Executive MPA program. Deadline: December 12, 2011
CALL FOR PAPERS: Water Commons: Devising Diverse Solutions (Special Issue of Water International). The Special Issue seeks a set of papers to address the interrelated issues of configuring and re-configuring water governance to diverse and changing situations and goals. Deadline: September 30, 2011
CALL FOR PAPERS: 2012 ISEE Conference Call for Papers. The 12th Biennial Conference of the International Society for Ecological Economics (ISEE), “Challenges and Contributions for a Green Economy,” will be held 29 May – 1 June, 2012 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Deadline: November 15, 2011
CALL FOR PAPERS: Food Security: the Science, Sociology and Economics of Food Production and Access to Food. The journal Food Security seeks to address the constraints - physical, biological and socio-economic - which not only limit food production but also the ability of people to access a healthy diet.
PUBLICATION: Journal of Peasant Studies Special Issue on New Frontiers of Land Control. The new special issue of Journal of Peasant Studies (JPS) on “New Frontiers of Land Control” is offering selected articles for free for a limited period of time.