The Sustainability Research Group at the University of Basel is excited to offer a unique opportunity for a postdoctoral researcher passionate about sustainable development and governance. Led by Prof. Dr. Janina Grabs, the group is dedicated to investigating the governance of sustainable agri-food systems, especially focusing on the impact of mandatory sustainability legislation in tropical agri-food commodity chains.

Position Details:

  • Duration: 2+4 years
  • Employment Rate: 75%
  • Focus Area: Implementation of mandatory sustainability legislation, such as the EU Deforestation Regulation, in tropical agri-food commodity chains.
  • Teaching: Some teaching responsibilities in small class/seminar settings.
  • Research: Opportunity to lead innovative work in sustainability governance.

This position offers a fantastic opportunity to contribute to cutting-edge research in an area of critical importance to global sustainability efforts.

Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin on May 1, 2024.

For more information on the position and how to apply, please visit the University of Basel job portal (position: Postdoc position in Sustainability Research Group).