The Savanna Institute in partnership with the USDA National Agroforestry Center (NAC) invites applications for a Research Fellow to assist with the updating of a research synthesis publication entitled Conservation Buffers: Design Guidelines for Buffers, Corridors, and Greenways.
The Research Fellow will assist in updating this publication based on new research literature that has been published since 2008 that could influence planning, design, and management of multifunctional vegetative buffers. The Research Fellow will work with USDA NAC’s Research Landscape Planner to identify any potential changes to existing guidelines as well as assist in developing new guidelines. In addition to English, the original guide was published in Chinese, French, Mongolian, Spanish, and Korean and has received several national awards. This is your opportunity to be a part of the update of this guide as a contributing author.
Here’s the link to our posting for the full job description. Review of applications will begin February 25th, 2022; the position will be open until ﬁlled. We seek applicants who share our passion for ecological and equitable agriculture as a nature-based climate solutions and who are motivated to widen the circle of who has the opportunity to inform, support, and benefit from its development. To that end, we are seeking a diversity of voices at the table and strongly encourage women, people of color, LGBTQIA+ individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, foreign-born residents, and veterans to apply. Questions? Email Devon Brock-Montgomery, Administrative Assistant – [email protected]. All the best,
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