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Job ID: 122555

Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Idaho

Date Posted Apr. 26, 2019
Title Postdoctoral Fellow
University University of Idaho
Moscow, ID, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
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University of Idaho

Postdoctoral Fellow

Location: Moscow

Division/College: College of Natural Resources

Employee Category: Exempt

Pay Range: $49,200 to $54,000 annually

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:

The College of Natural Resources, Environmental Science Program at the University of Idaho, Moscow, ID, seeks two (2) full-time postdoctoral research associates to play critical roles in enhancing a research program related to the human dimensions of long-term agro-ecosystems assessment. One position will emphasize grazing land production systems and the other will emphasize crop production systems. Context of each position will link to a national network of sites within the Long-term Agro-ecological Research (LTAR) Network. The initial appointments are for one year; annual renewals for up to two additional years are contingent on satisfactory performance and/or availability of funding.

Minimum Qualifications:

- Education: Ph.D. degree in environmental social sciences, political ecology, human geography, regional economics, human dimensions of natural resources, rural sociology, or closely related field.

- Research Experience: such as graduate training or other experience in research design, analysis, and reporting. Prior focus on agricultural and natural resources systems

- Demonstrated written communication skills: ability to communicate proficiently with written formats to a variety of stakeholder groups and audiences relevant to agro-ecosystems and a diversity of cultural regions.

- Computer program experience: basic MS Office suite, web-based interfaces, and other like computer-based programs.

Preferred Qualifications:

- Demonstrated oral communication skills: Evidence of ability to communicate proficiently via oral formats to a variety of stakeholder groups and audiences relevant to agro-ecosystems and a diversity of cultural regions.

- Demonstrated experience and/or interest to work both as individual researchers as well as among interdisciplinary teams.

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

Posting Number: SP002162P

Posting Date: 04/23/2019

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:

Position Is open until filled. First consideration date is 5/21/19.

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

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EEO Statement

University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.


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