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Vacancy // Berater (m/w/d) für nexusbasiertes Wassermanagement; Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)

Tätigkeitsbereich: Die Kivu See Region (Burundi, Demokratische Republik Kongo und Ruanda) und der Ruzizi Fluss stehen unter großem Nutzungsdruck. Durch unnachhaltige Ressourcennutzung und unzureichendes Ressourcenmanagement wird dieser Druck erheblich verstärkt. Das Projekt: "Nexus basiertes Gewässermanagement für die Kivu See Region" hat zum Ziel, ein integriertes und übersektoriales Management der Ressourcen zu fördern, um eine nachhaltige Entwicklung im Flussgebiet zu unterstützen. Hierzu...

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Vacancy // Vacante en el programa Diálogos Regionales en el ámbito del Nexo (Agua – Energia – Seguridad Alimentaria) y en el programa de implementación de la agenda 2030 en América Latina

Vacante 50% en el programa Diálogos Regionales en el ámbito del Nexo (Agua – Energia – Seguridad Alimentaria) en América Latina y 50% en el programa de implementación de la agenda 2030 en América Latina con sede en Santiago de Chile

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Vacancy // Postdoctoral Researcher at Arequipa Nexus Institute for Food, Energy, Water, and the Environment

A postdoctoral research position at the intersection of surface hydrology and hydrogeology is available within the newly created Arequipa Nexus Institute for Food, Energy, Water, and the Environment. Tropical glacier melt is a significant concern for society in southern Peru. The successful candidate will quantify seasonal precipitation inputs, glacier melt, irrigation runoff, and surface water-­‐ground water interactions across scales in the Arequipa region of Peru. Samples of water will be...

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Vacancy // Two Part-time Research Assistants for Urban Agriculture Food/Energy/Water Nexus Project at City University New York City

Scaling up urban agriculture sustainably requires optimizing the nexus of food, energy, and water that is consumed and produced by urban farms and gardens. This three-year National Science Foundation-funded project will track resource flows and the social dimensions of urban agriculture projects in five countries (Poland, UK, France, Germany, US) and create a digital platform for urban farmers to contribute data on their operations that will enable them to better understand and manage their...

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Vacancy // Creative Junior Quantitative Economist with Strong Modelling Skills and an Interest in Climate and Food Security Nexus

Are you interested in applied quantitative economic analysis? Do you have experience with computable general equilibrium (CGE) models and are you interested in improving the conceptual underpinning and the empirical justification of an in-house simulation model (MAGNET) used for cross-cutting analyses? Are you interested in global issues such as food and nutrition security, climate change, inequality? Do you thrive working as a team player in a complex project environment?

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Urban Nexus

Vacancy // Research Assistant at TU Berlin in SUGI Programme

Technical University (TU) Berlin, Faculty VI - Institute of Ecology/Ecohydrology and Landscape Evaluation, is looking for a research assistant for supporting the EU project "Vertical Green 2.0" im Programm Sustainable Urbanisation Global Initiative (SUGI)/Food-Water-Energy Nexus".

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PhD Opportunity // Food-Energy-Water Nexus in Drylands at the University of Arizona

Prof. Greg Barron-Gafford is looking for a PhD student to start in the Fall of 2019 to work at the Food-Energy-Water Nexus in Drylands. Municipalities and states – particularly those in the Southwestern United States –increasingly seek resilience strategies to manage expanding populations and demands for food and energy. At the same time, a changing climate threatens our historic reliance on dwindling sources of water and may reduce capacity for food and renewable energy production.

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Urban Nexus

Vacancy // Nexus Research Associate at Faculty of Sustainability, Leuphana University of Lüneburg, Germany

Within the framework of the project "Globally and Locally-sustainable Food-Water-Energy Innovation in Urban Living Labs (GLOCULL)", this vacancy is part of the subproject "Conducting Reaper Experiments in Urban Spaces".

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Job Vacancy // Researcher Global Water-Food-Biodiversity Nexus

PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency and Wageningen Research is looking for a Master of Science (or post-doc) researcher trained in hydrology or environmental sciences (or comparable). You need to have strong analytical skills, and preferably experience with quantitative model analyses and programming (C, R, ArcGIS). Moreover, interest in international environmental issues is essential. You will be working in a multi-disciplinary team, so excellent social skills are required. You also...

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Urban Nexus

Job Vacancy // Student Co-worker at ILS Dortmund/Germany

The research group "Constructed Environment" of the ILS is looking for a co-worker at the location Dortmund in the third-party project "The FEW-meter - an integrative model to measure and improve urban agriculture, shifting it towards urban metabolism" from 01.10.2018.

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