Recruiting 2 graduate (MA/PhD) students for livelihoods/land use change project in Gran Chaco


McGill University (Canada)


Saturday, December 15, 2018

Start Date

Sunday, September 1, 2019

GLP Member Dr. Yann le Polain de Waroux is recruiting two MA / PhD students to work on land use and livelihood change in agricultural frontiers of the Gran Chaco region (Argentina, Paraguay, Bolivia), starting September 2019. Applications are due January 31st, 2019 for full consideration. The project’s overall goal is to study the changing land use and livelihoods of smallholders as a response to increasing encroachment by large-scale farms in agricultural frontiers. He is looking for excellent students with a degree in Geography or a related field, significant fieldwork or independent traveling experience in the Global South, and fluency in Spanish.

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Dr. Yann le Polain de Waroux

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