6 PhD positions and 1 postdoc in social-ecological systems approach to inform ecosystem restoration in rural Africa


Variety of German and Rwandan institutions


Sunday, April 30, 2023

Start Date

Sunday, October 1, 2023

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Ecosystem restoration is a global challenge. The German Research Foundation is funding a new research project that will investigate the social and ecological consequences of ecosystem restoration in rural Africa, with a particular focus on western Rwanda, and in collaboration with many Rwandan stakeholders.

Official advertisements will go online over the next weeks. The envisaged starting date for all open positions is approximately October 2023. To make sure you receive the official advertisement when it goes online, please register your interest now by sending your CV and a short statement of your interest. They welcome applications from all countries, but are especially looking forward to applications from Rwanda.

The research is organized into several sub-projects, which are further described in the full call.