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The WFSC cross-posts opportunities with ETH or with our partners upon request.

If you have an open position that you would like us to post, please send it to us at

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Executive Office Position

To lead the executive office, beginning 1 November 2017 (or earlier on mutual agreement) the Center is currently recruiting a new Executive Director (80%).

We are looking for a candidate who is highly motivated to manage and develop the World Food System Center, together with the Steering Committee and the network of 39 affiliated research groups. The Executive Director is responsible for leading the Executive Office, including managing strategy, human resources, finances, operations, governance, fundraising and communications.

Find the job posting at https://apply.refline.ch/845721/5363/pub/1/index.html.

For further information please contact Michelle Grant by email at or visit the website www.worldfoodsystem.ethz.ch.

Postdoc Positions

The Institute of Agricultural Sciences at ETH Zurich, Chair of Grassland Sciences (Prof. Nina Buchmann), seeks a
Postdoc / Senior scientist in Agro-ecology (80-100%, 2 years).

See more information on the Grassland Sciences website.

PhD Positions

The Institute of Agricultural Sciences at ETH Zurich, Chair of Grassland Sciences (Prof. Nina Buchmann), seeks a
Ph.D. student in plant ecophysiology.

Research within the project “Resilience of Organic and Conventional Production Systems to Drought” will focus on plant ecophysiology of arable crops to manage-ment (organic & conventional, with & without tillage) and to simulated summer drought. The overall goal is to test which farming system is more resistant and resilient to future climatic conditions and to identify the underlying mechanisms.

See more information on the Grassland Sciences website.

 
 
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