European Nodal Office

European Nodal Office

European Land-use Institute (ELI)

+49 345 55 26066

Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg
Institute for Geosciences and Geography
Dept. Sustainable Landscape Development
06120 Halle (Saale)
Germany

Focus on: land management, land use planning and land use policies.

People in This Office

 

Events

 

November

6

Friday, November 6, 2020 (All day) to Saturday, November 7, 2020 (All day)

The Department of Earth Sciences of the ETH Zurich and the Platform Geosciences of the Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT) cordially invite you to participate in the 18th Swiss Geoscience Meeting to be held on Friday, 6 November and Saturday, 7 November, 2020 in Zurich.

February

3

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 (All day) to Friday, February 5, 2021 (All day)

This workshop by the GLP Archetypes Working Group follow up on three successful workshops on archetypes held in Bern (2017), Berlin (2018)  and Olomouc (2019). This time, the workshop will be held by the Stockholm Resilience Centre in Stockholm, Sweden, with the option of joining remotely. The workshop invites new as well as established members of the Archetypes of Sustainability network.  

May

17

Monday, May 17, 2021 (All day) to Friday, May 21, 2021 (All day)

The 3rd ESP Europe conference has been rescheduled for 17-20 May 2021, and the call for sessions is open until 30 September 2020. We encourage active members within ESP Working Groups, Regional Chapters and National Networks to submit a session proposal. Also, non-ESP members working in the field of ecosystem services as academics, policy makers or practitioners are very welcome to submit a session proposal.

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September

20

Monday, September 20, 2021 (All day) to Wednesday, September 22, 2021 (All day)

Landscape 2021 will bring together scientists from across disciplines with key actors to explore whether and how diversity and diversification can contribute to a more sustainable and resilient agriculture.

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Jobs

 

Assistant Professor in Geodata and Earth Observation

University of Bern

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Tuesday, December 1, 2020

The Institute of Geography (www.giub.unibe.ch GIUB) at the Faculty of Science of the University of Bern invites applications for a professorship in Geodata and Earth Observation starting August 2022. Deadline to apply is 1 December 2020.

Research Professor in Remote Sensing for Forestry

Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke)

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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke) conducts national forest inventory where remote sensing data plays an important role. The greenhouse gas reporting on the LULUCF (Land Use, Land-Use Change and Forestry) sector is an important Luke activity, where the role of remote sensing could be enhanced. Application deadline: 24 November.

Research Professor in Silviculture

Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke)

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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

This position with Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke) involves the basis and methods of forest regeneration and sustainable forest management as well as forest ecology and forest tree physiology. It includes high-quality research of tree seed crops, artificial and natural forest regeneration and young stand treatment supporting sustainable forest management in the boreal region under changing climate and in relation to biodiversity conservation. Application deadline: 24 November.

Post-Doctoral Researcher - Trade Hub

UNEP-WCMC and IIASA

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Monday, November 16, 2020

UNEP-WCMC seeks a researcher to quantify ecosystem service feedbacks within the GLOBIOM integrated assessment model. This novel and exciting work will form part of the work programme of the Trade Hub Project, a large multi-disciplinary and international project aiming to help make sustainable trade a positive force in the world. Deadline: 16 November.

Postdoc on transdisciplinary research approaches

Wageningen Institute for Environment and Climate Research (WIMEK)

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Sunday, November 15, 2020

The Wageningen Institute for Environment and Climate Research (WIMEK) seeks to strengthen its position as a globally leading knowledge hub on inter- and transdisciplinary theory and methods in the field of climate and environment. Application deadline: 15 November.

Two doctoral positions in social-ecological network modelling

ETH Zurich

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Sunday, November 15, 2020

The Chair for Planning of Landscape and Urban Systems (PLUS) at the Institute for Spatial and Landscape Development of ETH Zurich is looking for two doctoral candidates who will study the long-term dynamics of spatial social-ecological networks and analyse emergent properties of these networks.

Postdoc in remote sensing and ecosystem modelling

Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL

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Monday, November 9, 2020

The Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL seeks a postdoc to investigate ecosystem photosynthesis and impacts of extreme cold temperature events in the early season. No application deadline is listed.

Post-doctoral / senior researcher position: sustainability issues in global supply chains

ETH Zurich

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Monday, November 2, 2020

The Institute of Science, Technology and Policy (ISTP) at ETH Zurich invites applications for a project that links several ongoing, but hitherto separate research activities on sustainable trade and supply chain policies from several ETH departments, with a focus on commodities in the food, minerals, and energy sector. The position starts in January 2021.

Assistant Professor in spatial transformation of food systems

ITC/University of Twente

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Sunday, November 1, 2020

The University of Twente is looking for an Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) with experience in utilising spatial information science to assess the transformational and adaptive capacity of people and systems for sustainable and resilient food provision. Deadline to apply: 1 November.

Assistant Professor in big data science for natural resources

University of Twente

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Sunday, November 1, 2020

The University of Twente seeks someone to develop high-quality research and educational methods and outputs focusing on the handling, processing and upscaling of large volumes of spatial and temporal information. Deadline to apply: 1 November.

PhD student position in Drought Impacts on Forests

ETH Zurich

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Saturday, October 31, 2020

The Professorship of Forest Ecology at ETH Zurich seeks to appoint a PhD student to conduct research on above ground-below ground interactions in managed forests and to provide projections of their future dynamics based on a simulation model. Screening of applications starts on 25 October 2020, and applications are accepted until the position is filled.

Funded PhD in Brazilian savanna restoration

University of Exeter

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Saturday, October 31, 2020

The University of Exeter’s College of Life and Environmental Sciences is inviting applications for the WWF/Exeter Alumni PhD Studentship in Brazilian Savanna Restoration, to commence in January 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter. Application deadline: 31 October.

Postdoc in Community Ecology / Data Science

Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL

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Friday, October 30, 2020

The Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL seeks a key player in the application of computer vision techniques to biodiversity monitoring and ecological research by collaborating closely with data science and computer vision experts to address ecological questions using monitoring data of South American hummingbirds (Graham -WSL) and Swiss macroinvertebrates (Matthews-Eawag). The position is open until filled.

News

 
October 25, 2020

Nine GLP Members contributed to this new book that reflects on the European debate about sustainable land management. The eBook version is open access and can be downloaded for free.

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October 2, 2020

This conference will be in September 2021 in Berlin, Germany. The call is for sessions, masterclasses, and presentations of products about social science and natural science analysis on diversification in: cropping and grassland systems, farming system, landscape management systems, public and private governance systems, food systems, and cross scale systems.

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September 24, 2020

This award of CHF 5’000 is for is for authors at Swiss universities who have published their papers in the domain of international studies whose findings are accessible to a wider audience and relevant to the work of international Organisations. Deadline is 15 October.

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July 14, 2020

ERC Advanced Grants are designed to support excellent Principal Investigators from any country who conduct their research activity in any EU Member State or H2020 Associated Country.  Deadline is 26 August 2020.

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