Senior Lecturer in Rural Development in Sweden and Europe

April 27 2018

Senior Lecturer in Rural Development in Sweden and Europe with focus on migration and integration in rural areas

Research and education at the Department of Urban and Rural Development are carried out at four different divisions: Agrarian History, Rural Development, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Communication. The appointment will be at the Division of Rural Development. The Division of Rural Development consists of two subject areas: Rural Development in the Global South and Rural Development in Sweden and Europe. An international master’s program in Rural Development and Natural Resource Management and a 5 year professional program in agronomy focusing on rural development are offered by the Division.

The position allows for your own research and research management corresponding to at least 35%.

The subject of the appointment is rural development in Sweden and Europe with focus on migration and integration in Swedish and European rural areas and its relations to rural development and the environment. Questions of gender, class, ethnicity and other dimensions of power are central.

Application due: August 13 2018

See link for more information https://www.slu.se/en/about-slu/jobs-vacancies/?rmpage=job&rmjob=763&rmlang=UK