We currently have two post-doctoral opportunities available.
Full-time Agritech Cornwall funded post available from 1 September 2019 (or as soon as possible thereafter) on a fixed term basis for 15 months. Details here. Closing date: 12/08/2018
Full-time Met Office funded post available from 1 January 2019 (or as soon as possible thereafter) on a fixed term basis for 15 months. Details here. Closing date: 23/10/2018.
We are seeking applicants to lead in the development of high spatial and temporal resolution microclimate models to better understand climate risks to / opportunities for agriculture. You will build on existing methods and develop techniques for modelling microclimate to better understand crop suitability and pest / disease risk and will work as part of a productive research group developing microclimate models for application in vineyards, fruiting crops and wider ecological and horticultural research.