• NIFA – 18 Grants Available for Food Production

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    The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today announced 18 grants totaling more than $6.7 million for research to discover how components of the agroecosystem from soil, water and sun to plants, animals and people, interact with and affect food production. These awards are made through NIFA’s Bioenergy and [...]

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  • Faculty Position as Assistant Professor at Colorado State University

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    This position is a new resident instruction, on-campus faculty member to support the department’s instructional delivery and scholarly research. Workload will be distributed as 50% teaching/advising, 40% research and 10% service/outreach. To apply: Submit a 1) cover letter that includes a description of the applicant’s vision for how he/she can successful integrate and enhance the Human Dimensions [...]

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  • Submission deadline extended: December 15, 2016

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    Who is a Farmer? Regional Identity and Rural Culture Agricultural History Society Annual Meeting Downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan June 8-10, 2017 Call for Papers           The Agricultural History Society invites proposals that broadly engage the following theme: “Who is a farmer? Regional Identity and Rural Culture.” By contemplating who farmers have been in [...]

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  • Assistant Professor – Western Kentucky University

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    WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY Western Kentucky University (WKU) Department of Sociology invites applications for an Assistant Professor position. This is a full-time, nine-month, tenure-eligible position to begin August 15, 2017. Review of applications will begin on January 2nd, 2017 and will continue until position is filled. Applicants should have a Ph.D. [...]

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  • Assistant Professor in Environmental Social Sciences, Tenure Track

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    The School of Earth Sciences and Environmental Sustainability (SESES) invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor in Environmental Social Science. This is a full-time, benefit eligible, tenure-track appointment.  We seek an interdisciplinary environmental social scientist who will contribute to existing strengths in environmental research, teaching and practice in SESES. We welcome applicants with interdisciplinary training and [...]

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  • Job Opportunity at Syracuse University

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    Syracuse University – The Department of Sociology in the Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin Fall, 2017. We seek a scholar with a strong background and interest in health, with a strong preference for someone whose research intersects with aging and the life course [...]

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  • Energy Development Conference at Ohio State

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    Energy development conference shall hold July 26-27, 2017, at the Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Conference Center in Columbia, Ohio. For more information, follow the link below. http://www.energyimpacts.org/symposium  

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  • Postdoctoral Research Position at NC State University

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    The Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management at North Carolina State University invites applications for postdoctoral research position focused on partnerships and philanthropic stewardship related to US national parks. The successful applicant will coordinate and co-lead a funded project focused on: 1) developing a framework for promoting relevancy, diversity and inclusion in partnership development [...]

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  • Graduate Fellowship opportunities in Rural Sociology and related specializations at Ohio State University

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    The Rural Sociology specialization in the School of Environment and Natural Resources at Ohio State University is seeking high quality applicants for several academic fellowship opportunities.  Qualified students may also be considered for teaching and research associateships depending on school and faculty needs. Fellowship awards are for one and possibly multiple years include stipend, tuition [...]

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  • Call for Nominations, 2017 RSS Awards

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    Call for Submissions: Rural Sociological Society Awards Deadline:  February 17, 2017 The RSS Awards Committee is seeking submissions for the following awards: Distinguished Service to Rural Life Distinguished Rural Sociologist Excellence in Research Excellence in Instruction Excellence in Extension and Public Outreach Certificate of Appreciation The Fred Buttel Outstanding Scholarly Achievement Award 2017 (Article) The [...]

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