Research Officer (Environment and Development) at the London School of Economics
The London School of Economics is looking for a post-doctoral researcher to work with Professors Sam Fankhauser and Declan Conway on Pathways to Resilience in Semi-Arid Economies (PRISE), an International Development Research Centre (IDRC)-funded project on climate–resilient development in Africa and South-Central Asia.
Topic: sustainability; environment
Multiple Research positions at the IFPRI
The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) is seeking to fill multiple researcher and senior researcher positions in various departments.
Topic: Agriculture; Food; land management
Fellowship in Sustainability Studies at Yale University
Yale University invites applications from emerging scholars and early career faculty for appointment as the James and Mary Pinchot Fellow in Sustainability Studies.
Topic: environment; sustainability; Forests
PhD Research opportunities at ISRIC
The International Soil Reference and Information Centre (ISRIC) welcomes researchers and students to collaborate on global and regional soil information related initiatives.
Topic: Drought; land management
Oportunidades de investigación en el Centro de Interdisciplinario de Estudios Latinoamericanos (ILZ)
The main objectives of the Interdisciplinary Latin America Center (ILZ) at the University of Bonn include, among others, developing and implementing applied research projects and study programs in Latin America; reaching out to the next generation of students and academics interested in research on Latin America; and cultivating and publicizing the research, teaching and consulting related to Latin America at the University of Bonn.
Topic: Capacity Building Topics
PhD Fellowships at The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)
For developing countries, and especially the Least Developed Countries, The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) offers more than 300 PhD fellowships a year at some of the most respected institutions in the developing world. These fellowships are hosted in Brazil, China, India, Kenya, Malaysia, Mexico and Pakistan.
The World Bank Group Fellowship Program
The Africa Region of the World Bank Group is launching the World Bank Group Fellowship Program for Ph.D. students of African descent.
Topic: Food; Poverty Reduction; Forests
Research opportunities in Sustainable Land Management (RAU UK)
The research in the School of Real Estate and Land Management of Royal Agricultural University Cirencester UK embraces a range of disciplines from policy evaluation to sustainable development and market analysis.
Topic: Drought; Education
International Human Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change (IHDP), Germany - Developing Country Scholars
Capacity building through education and training is an important element of our work as we aim to broaden and strengthen the community of young social scientists working on the human dimensions of global environmental change (GEC). The IHDP network includes members from over 115 countries and facilitates collaboration among more than 550 active project researchers, creating linkages among scientists and policymakers and strengthening research capacities in developing countries.
Topic: Poverty Reduction; Climate Change; Education; Biodiversity