Postdoctoral researcher in Regnerative Economy Lab and Living Library (RELL)

University of Oxford

We’re looking for a Postdoctoral Researcher for the Regenerative Financial system Lab and Dwelling Library (RELL). On this position, you may be a core a part of this program staff chargeable for managing and analysing knowledge throughout the mission coming from Oxford and its accomplice organisations. The aim of the position is so as to add key abilities and centered capability on the distinctive knowledge on the coronary heart of this mission. The researcher will likely be concerned in all elements of the mission together with quarterly accomplice workshops and discipline go to(s) to the mission web site in Kenya. The postholder will work carefully with the PI’s, together with Co-I’s within the Oxford Sustainable Meals program, and the mission companions. The postholder is inspired to take part in our improvement of a community of scientists whose analysis intersects with the furthering of regenerative enterprise data and collaborations.

Within the RELL programme we search to evaluate progress and suggest potential modifications that may additional the event and operation of regenerative enterprise.  We perceive a regenerative enterprise most broadly as one that provides again greater than it takes by capturing carbon, growing biodiversity, and furthering social fairness. On this mission we’ll look to analyse the trade-offs between local weather, biodiversity, and social fairness in agricultural techniques. This position throughout the SSEE is created from an Oxford Strategic Innovation Fund Grant for the Regenerative Financial system Lab and Dwelling Library (RELL). It is a 12 months lengthy mission carried out in partnership with Cranfield College and a multinational company accomplice. Analysis will likely be carried out by way of collaborative data sharing together with that of the company accomplice’s agricultural manufacturing, social context knowledge, and Cranfield’s World Soil Survey Archive and Catalogue (WSSAC).

The profitable candidate will maintain a DPhil in a related discipline corresponding to geography, biology, or meals techniques for a Grade 7. These nearing completion of a DPhil or with equal expertise will likely be thought of as a Grade 6 with amended tasks. As a part of your position you should present proof of analysis skill together with publications and displays at worldwide conferences. You should have wonderful knowledge administration talent. Expertise within the evaluation of complicated knowledge associated to nature and agriculture. You should have wonderful written and oral communication abilities. The postholder will need to have the flexibility to work in a multi-disciplinary staff of researchers throughout the bodily sciences, social sciences {and professional} enterprise environments and to community and arrange new contacts.

Functions are notably welcome and inspired from girls, black, and minority ethnic candidates, who’re under-represented in posts in SoGE. SoGE and SSEE are dedicated to equality and values range.

It is a fastened time period submit for 12 months.

Functions for this emptiness are to be made on-line. You may be required to add a CV and supporting assertion as a part of your on-line software.

The deadline for functions is 12:00 midday on Wednesday 29 November 2023, and interviews will likely be in early to Mid-December.

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