Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (02/07/2013 03.05)

Identification, evaluation and Webgis of the Veneto species rich semi-natural grasslands useful for the collection of native ecotype seed.

Please note that the job is no longer active!

To help in maintaining, propagating and increasing the economic value of the species-rich semi-natural grassland biodiversity, with reference to the Venetian plain, the Department of Agronomy contributes to create through field surveys and to establish a Webgis based land register of the species rich semi-natural grasslands accessible to the open spaces technicians and usable for collecting seed of native ecotypes useful for high biodiversity restorations.

The activity provides the following phases: acquiring of already available information about the territorial distribution species rich grasslands; preparation of the necessary Webgis maps; field evaluation of the signaled grasslands with reference to their suitability for seed production of native ecotypes; Webgis inclusion of suitable grasslands; publication of the Webgis; drafting of a text about the obtained knowledge.

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Research Fields

Agricultural sciences - Agronomics

Selection process

Evaluation of the CV and oral exhamination to be held at the Department DAFNAE, Legnaro (Padova, Italy) on 17th July 2013. The applicant must be present at the exhamination, skype or similar tools are not allowed. To apply please contact

Programme Description
Number of awards per year1
Annual budget19367
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 StageEarly stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)
Research ProfilesNot defined
Employment contract with full social securityyes
Total amount per fellowship per year19367
Covers salaryyes
Covers travel and subsistenceno
Covers research costsno
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Funding organisation / Contacts
University of Padova

Public research
Legnaro (Padova) - Italy
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