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Researcher in agent-based modelling of cross-scale interactions in agricultural food production systems

The MuSES project (Towards middle-range theory of the co-evolutionary dynamics of multi-level social-ecological systems (SES)) is an interdisciplinary five-year project funded by an ERC consolidator grant. It aims to identify social-ecological mechanisms of food system sustainability and resilience with a particular focus on cross-scale interactions in marine and terrestrial food production systems.

The selected candidate will be part of the MuSES project and work in an interdisciplinary team that includes modelers, empirical researchers from the social and natural sciences and philosophers ( He/she will lead research on the development of an agent-based model of cross-scale interactions in agricultural food systems in a developing world context in close cooperation with empirical researchers within the project, at SRC and beyond. Application deadline is 30 November 2019. Read more and apply here


Current traineeship/interships positions are announced below. If you would like to do a traineeship but there are no announcements, please contact the person(s) that you are interested in working with directly.

We recommend you provide the following information:

- What topics and activities you are interested in

- What relevant skills and/ or experience you have

- What time period you would like to do your traineeship

- CV - not needed, but it allows a potential supervisor to see your skills and experience and how these can contribute to ongoing activities.

Related info

We announce PhD positions four times per year. The announcement dates 2019 are:

2-23 January
2- 23 April
27 August – 17 September
15 October - 5 November

Read more about our PhD programme here


Stockholm Resilience Centre is a collaboration between Stockholm University and the Beijer Institute of Ecological Economics at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

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