Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (20/02/2013 03.22)

Identification of synthetic indicators-descriptors effective in monitoring the impact of agricultural activities on the conservation status of the areas subject to protection.

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The aim of the project is to identify indicators-descriptors to monitor the influence of agricultural activities on the conservation status of areas subject to protection. For this purpose, will be identified the following indicators: determinants (based on human activities that have relationships with environmental issues), of pressure (factors that may be responsible for environmental degradation), of status (related to the state of the environment), impacts (effect of pressures on the state of the environment) and of responses (to reduce the pressures and improve the quality of the environment).

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Research Fields

Agricultural sciences

Eligibility criteria

Candidates must have achieved one of the following qualifications:

- Degree in Agricultural Science V.O.

- Degree in Agricultural Science and Technologies (77/S; LM 69)

- The Ph.D. degree in "Crop Systems Forestry and Environmental Science" constitutes obligatory requirement for the attribution.

Selection process

Interview program:

- Methods to define indicators and their application on a large scale

- Methods to evaluate the influence of agricultural activities in relation to the maintenance of biodiversity in agro-ecosystems

- Assessment of English language

Programme Description
Number of awards per year1
Annual budget23000
International mobility required ?no
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsItaly
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAll
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
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Fellowship's Details
Career StageExperienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
Research ProfilesNot defined
Employment contract with full social securityno
Total amount per fellowship per year23000
Covers salaryyes
Covers travel and subsistenceno
Covers research costsno
Maximum duration of fellowship12
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Funding organisation / Contacts
Università degli Studi della Basilicata - Scuola di Scienze Agrarie, Forestali, Alimentari e Ambientali

Public research
Potenza - Italy
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