Job Opportunity – BOKU, Vienna
The Department of Crop Sciences, Institute of Agronomy, at BOKU University in Vienna, Austria, is
seeking a highly motivated Post-doctoral Researcher to work on Modelling Intercropping Systems.
This 3-year full time position is funded by the EU project “LEGUMINOSE – Legume-cereal
intercropping for sustainable agriculture across Europe” and is available from 1 January 2024.
The successful candidate is expected to develop, parameterise, and evaluate a process-based model
for simulating legume-cereal intercropping systems based on historical datasets as well as new
experimental data to be collected from field trials and farm labs in different pedo-climatic zones
across Europe. The successful candidate will closely collaborate with an international
multidisciplinary team. He/She will communicate with stakeholders involved in the project and
present project outcomes at scientific conferences and meetings. A high level of productivity for
peer-reviewed publications is expected.
Applications required by 15 November 2023, more details here