Employment Opportunities
ALFA Endowed Eminent Scholar Chair
Employment Opportunities
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 10:31 AM

The Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology is seeking candidates at the Full or Associate Professor level for an Eminent Scholar position. The holder of the Alfa Endowed Eminent Scholar Chair will demonstrate excellence in research, teaching and service /outreach. The successful candidate will have received national and international recognition through publications in scholarly journals, success in acquiring external funding, teaching, and stakeholder engagement. Key stakeholders include agricultural producers, industry, non-profit organizations, and organizations involved in the formulation of policies for food and agriculture.

postdoc opportunity at the National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) at the University of Maryland
Employment Opportunities
Thursday, May 18, 2017 11:29 AM
SESYNC-RTI Postdoctoral Fellowship - Modeling the Impacts of Climate Variability on the Nutritional Value of Crops and Potential Effects on Human Health and Well-being
Applicants will propose a project that characterizes and models the complex dynamics between climate variability, nutrition, and human health. Dr. Robert Beach of the Research Triangle Institute will be their primary Collaborating Mentor. More information is online at sesync.us/crops.

The deadline for this and two other Postdoc Opportunities at SESYNC has been extended to May 31. The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) invites applications for three exciting new Postdoctoral Fellowship opportunities scheduled to start in August 2017. Applicants should submit their CV and a detailed cover letter by May 31. A follow-up proposal will be requested of qualifying applicants, due by June 22.