Focali

Sections
Postdoctoral Research Fellow at School for Environment and Sustainability (SEAS), University of Michigan

Photo: CIFOR, Flickr (CC BY-NC 2.0)

Postdoctoral Research Fellow at School for Environment and Sustainability (SEAS), University of Michigan

Join a team of researchers working with land and livelihoods systems research. The projects are focusing on systematic analyses of the impacts of changes in land tenure, and different types of project implementation efforts in relation to forests and agriculture.

The new School for Environment and Sustainability (SEAS) is announcing two new open positions for post-doctoral research, beginning summer or fall 2017.

The selected candidates will join a team of researchers working on several multi-year projects that focus on systematic analyses of the impacts of changes in land tenure and of different types of project implementation efforts in relation to forests and agriculture.

The successful candidates will have expertise and interests in one or more of the following areas: impact evaluation, statistical causal inference, statistical analysis of quantitative survey data, use of matching and other causal identification techniques, and integration of remote sensing, census, and social survey datasets. A PhD in Geography, Environmental Science or Studies, Economics, another Social Science, Forestry or a related field is required at the time of appointment. Experience working internationally and/or in one of the listed countries is strongly desired.

Applications are due March 31, 2017, but applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis from March 1, 2017.

Read more here.

 

Rethinking Development - Development Research Conference 2018, Gothenburg

Join the biennial Development Research Conference – Rethinking Development, 22-23 August 2018 in Gothenburg, for two days of discussions, panels and debates on the role of development and aid in a w ...

Forests, Landscapes and Food Security - a collaboration with SIANI

Focali has, since 2014, collaborated with SIANI under the theme "Forests, Landscapes and Food Security". ...

Focali part of cluster group on Water and Forests at SWH

Since December 2014 is Focali represented as one of five members in the cluster group "Water and Forests" hosted by the Swedish Water House (SWH). ...

Focalis newsletter

Fill out your name and e-mail and press subscribe.