A post-doctoral fellow is required by Agriculture and Agri Food Canada to work on enhancing our understanding of the transport of phosphorus from agricultural land to surface water, both through surface runoff and tile drains, including the identification of critical source areas for phosphorus losses. This work will support the development and validation of P loss assessment tools at both the field and small watershed scale. Candidates must have a strong understanding of runoff processes and water partitioning, soil science, nutrient cycling, and a good grasp of farming systems and agron
The Department of Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics (FARE) will host three candidates who have been short-listed for the faculty position of Assistant Professor in the area of Agri-Food Trade and Policy.
Each candidate will provide a Research Seminar and a Teaching Seminar.
1) Sylvanus Afesorgbor (Postdoctoral Researcher, Dept. of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus Univ., Denmark)
June 26, 2017 -- Research Seminar -- "The Impact of Economic Sanctions on International Trade: How do threatened sanctions compare with imposed sanctions?