A postdoctoral fellowship is available with the Global Environmental Change Group (GECG) in the Department of Geography, University of Guelph, in the field of community vulnerability and adaptation to global environmental change, including climate change. GECG is directed by Dr. Barry Smit.
Information about the GECG's ongoing research in the Arctic, developing countries, agriculture, and adaptation policy can be found on the website
The value of the position is $40,000 per year, plus financial support for travel and research. Interested candidates should send a statement of research interests and their curriculum vitae. The preferred start time is April 2009, with a commitment for one year and potential for extension. Applications will be considered as received.
Department of Geography
University of Guelph
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1