Contract type: Permanent contract
The successful candidate will join the Agro-Environmental Systems group of the “Environmental Research and Innovation” (ERIN) department. With a team of more than 170 scientists and engineers from life science, environmental science, and IT science, the ERIN department has the necessary interdisciplinary knowledge and skills to tackle major environmental challenges our society is facing today: climate change mitigation, ecosystem resilience, sustainable energy systems, efficient use of renewable resources, environmental pollution prevention and control. The RDI activities of the Agro-Environmental Systems group team relate to the development and dissemination of models for reducing pesticide use in cereals, rapeseed and vine based on environmental, agronomic and molecular data. The team operates a pest and disease warning platform for the national agricultural community. The team comprises specialists in phytopathology, entomology, and viticulture able to address the most important crop protection issues in Luxembourg.
The successful candidate is expected to:
The candidate will also be in charge of disseminating, valorising and transferring RDI results (patents, licenses, prototypes, publications, technical reports, participation in conferences and fairs).
|Title||Engineer in Agronomy With a Specialisation in Weed Control (M/f)|
|Employer||Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST)|
|Job location||5, Avenue des Hauts-Fourneaux, L-4362 Esch-Sur-Alzette, Luxembourg|
|Published||December 5, 2018|
|Application deadline||Unspecified deadline|
|Job type||Engineer  |
|Fields||Environmental Science,   Agronomy,   Botany and plant science,   Agricultural Economics,   Crop Science,   Plant Fertilization, Animal and Human Nutrition,   Plant Protection and Animal Health,   Soil Science,   Agricultural Engineering,    and 1 more. Bioengineering  |