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27 August 2015

Research Assistant @Land Matrix Initiative

Call for applications

Please note that we have extended the deadline for applications. New deadline: 16 October 2015

The Land Matrix Initiative is expanding and is looking for a Research Assistant for its Project Support Unit (PSU). The PSU based at the University of Pretoria, hosted by the Post-Graduate School of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Centre for the Study of Governance Innovation.

The Research assistant

The PSU research assistants will report to the PSU Coordinator. The work will include mainly statistical analysis of the Land Matrix database. After consultation with the candidate and joint assessment of the database precise topics will be agreed up on.

Who should/can apply?

Students with an educational background either in statistics with an interest in land issues or a background in natural sciences with excellent statistical knowledge.

More particularly, we are looking for students excelling in:
  • Statistical analysis
  • Remote sensing/GIS/infographics
Students engaged in their Master’s last/thesis year or Postdoctoral Fellows who have completed PhD.

Find more information about the job posting and how to apply in the document

Please note that we have extended the deadline for applications. New deadline: 16 October 2015

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