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Researcher/ senior researcher – silviculture

Department of Forest Management and Technology
Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research
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Main responsibilities

  • Participate in ongoing research related to silviculture and forest management in Norway. This activity will have a strong focus on how to adapt silviculture to climate change.
  • Participate in work with the institutes long-term research trails including analysis, extension and general development of the program.
  • Publish scientific papers and participate in the general dissemination of project results.
  • Develop externally funded research projects and interact with the forest industry.

Professional qualifications (required)

  • PhD in a silviculture, quantitative silviculture or growth & yield 
  • Experience with silviculture in boreal or temperate forests
  • Expertise with scientific publication
  • A strong command of oral and written English is required 
  • Persons without Norwegian as mother tongue have to commit themselves to learn written and spoken Norwegian within two years