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We encourage you to browse our openings, see what we offer for each postion and if you consider that you meet the requirements, then, you just have to apply.

CREAF is a public center for research in terrestrial ecology, global change and the analysis of the territory, that pursues excellence in knowledge generation and transfer, methodology development, innovation, training and dissemination. Our center has more than 160 scientific, technical and administrative staff from different countries, working together for the progress of an environmental research of excellence.

CREAF has received the HR Excellence in Research award from the European Commission, which shows the commitment of our center with the transparency of the recruitment procedures, based on merit and ability, and promoting attractive working conditions, in accordance with the European Charter for Researchers and the European Code of Conduct for the recruitment of researchers.

CREAF works to ensure a fair and transparent recruitment, to promote equal opportunities and to improve the evaluation procedures.


Offer ID: 20-029-24704
Offer period: 
3 Aug 2020 to 13 Aug 2020
Open

TWO (2) EXPERTS FIELD TECHNICIANS IN FORESTRY INVENTORIES

CREAF is seeking for two field technicians, for the LIFE project “Innovative Forest Management Strategies to Enhance Biodiversity in Mediterranean Forests. Incentives & Management Tools” (LIFE17 BIORGEST NAT/ES/000568) and for the SISEBIO project (“Biodiversity Monitoring Global Program of Catalonia”). The contracts are full time for three months, from September to November 2020.

Offer ID: 20-028-94001
Offer period: 
1 Aug 2020 to 30 Sep 2020
Open

THREE (3) POSTDOCTORATE POSITIONS FOR SEVERO OCHOA PROGRAM

CREAF (the Centre thereafter) is seeking for three Postdoctorate Researchers to work full-time on the SEVERO OCHOA program (2018 SEVERO OCHOA Excellence Centers, ref. CEX2018-000828-S, from the Agencia Estatal de Investigación). This contract is envisaged to start in November 2020, and it will end on November 2023. Positions will have a total contract duration of three years and the salary offered is 29.027,25 € gross per year. CREAF will negotiate the installation and formalize the hiring of the selected candidates within the period indicated in the call. The selected people will be the subject of a career development plan within the Severo Ochoa project to facilitate their eventual stabilization at CREAF or other centers of the Catalan research system.

Offer ID: 20-026-03733
Offer period: 
30 Jul 2020 to 10 Aug 2020
Open

TÈCNIC/A DE SUPORT PEL PROJECTE ELEMENTAL-SHIFT

El CREAF precisa incorporar un tècnic o una tècnica de suport per al projecte ELEMENTAL-SHIFT (Impactes dels canvis globals antropogènics en les reserves i fluxos de bioelements sobre els ecosistemes i els humans), ref. PID2019-110521GB-I00, finançat pel Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación. El contracte serà a jornada parcial (30 hores setmanals), i s'espera que comenci l'1 de setembre de 2020, amb durada fins a fi de les tasques en el projecte indicat.

Offer ID: 20-027-03733
Offer period: 
30 Jul 2020 to 10 Aug 2020
Open

INVESTIGADOR/A POSTDOCTORAL PEL PROJECTE ELEMENTAL-SHIFT

El CREAF precisa incorporar un investigador o una investigadora per al projecte ELEMENTAL-SHIFT (Impactes dels canvis globals antropogènics en les reserves i fluxos de bioelements sobre els ecosistemes i els humans), ref. PID2019-110521GB-I00, finançat pel Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación. El contracte serà a jornada completa (37,5h/setmanals), i s'espera que comenci l'1 de setembre de 2020, amb durada fins a fi de les tasques en el projecte indicat.

Offer ID: 20-025-90019
Offer period: 
17 Jul 2020 to 27 Jul 2020
Evaluation period

TÈCNIC/A DE RECERCA PEL PROJECTE PYMEDEASCAT

El CREAF precisa incorporar un tècnic o una tècnica de recerca en l’àrea d’ecologia econòmica i microeconomia per a la implementació del model pymedeas a Catalunya (projecte PYMEDEASCAT, amb ref. 90019, finançat pel Departament de Territori i Sostenibilitat de la Generalitat de Catalunya). S’ofereix un contracte durant 12 mesos (amb possibilitat/expectativa de 6 més) a jornada completa, i l’inici del contracte serà tan aviat com sigui possible (incorporació immediata). El salari ofert és de 16.126,25 € bruts anuals.

Offer ID: 20-024-94001
Offer period: 
14 Jul 2020 to 7 Sep 2020
Open

TRANSFER OFFICER FOR SEVERO OCHOA PROGRAM

CREAF is seeking for a Transfer Officer to work full-time on the SEVERO OCHOA program (2018 SEVERO OCHOA Excellence centers, ref. CEX2018-000828-S, from the Agencia Estatal de Investigación). This contract is envisaged to start in October 2020, and it will end on December 2023. A Transfer Officer is wanted to create the new Department on Knowledge Transfer Service; consolidate, enhance and promote the transfer of knowledge, products and tools of the center guide researchers on knowledge management and protection (IPR); enhance participation in national and international knowledge transfer activities with public administrations and private companies.

Offer ID: 20-023-38614
Offer period: 
29 Jun 2020 to 9 Jul 2020
Evaluation period

TÈCNIC/A EN PATRIMONI NATURAL I TECNOLOGIES DE LA INFORMACIÓ I EL CONEIXEMENT (TIC) PELS PROJECTES FACTORS DE CANVI I L’OBSERVATORI

El CREAF precisa incorporar un tècnic expert o una tècnica experta en biodiversitat, patrimoni natural, conservació de la natura i en tecnologies de la Informació i el Coneixement (TIC) per incorporar-se al projecte de Factors de Canvi en el marc de desenvolupament de l’Observatori del Patrimoni Natural, finançat pel Departament de Territori i Sostenibilitat (DTES). El treball a desenvolupar es centrarà en la coordinació de feines relacionades amb el fluxos de dades sobre biodiversitat i principals factors de canvi de l’afecten a partir dels projectes actualment existents a Catalunya. La persona contractada treballarà en coordinació amb tècnics de la Subdirecció General de Biodiversitat i Medi Natural, el CTFC i el CREAF i amb representants d’altres centres de recerca i ONGs Catalanes. S’ofereix un contracte de tècnic que s'iniciarà tan aviat com sigui possible i es prolongarà durant uns 10 mesos.

Offer ID: 20-022-90003
Offer period: 
26 Jun 2020 to 6 Jul 2020
Evaluation period

TÈCNIC/A DE CAMP PEL PROJECTE PEDRERES

El CREAF precisa incorporar un tècnic o una tècnica de camp pel projecte PEDRERES, amb ref. 90003, sobre activitats extractives abandonades de Catalunya; projecte finançat pel Departament de Territori i Sostenibilitat de la Generalitat de Catalunya. S’ofereix un contracte de jornada completa, amb previsió d’incorporació a mitjans de juliol i que serà d’aproximadament uns tres mesos amb possibilitat de prorrogar-ho.

Offer ID: 20-021-17710
Offer period: 
26 Jun 2020 to 31 Jul 2020
Evaluation period

RESEARCH ENGINEER FOR THE LOCOMOTION PROJECT

CREAF offers a research engineer position, to support the development of an IAM for policy advice on the decarbonization of the economy. We seek for a candidate interested on joining an active and interdisciplinary team involved in the investigation and modelling of pathways to a decarbonized socio-economy within the earth biophysical limits. The research to be conducted will be focused on analyzing the impacts of the climate change on resources exploitation/production and their feedbacks to the socio-economy. Knowledge on system dynamics and complex systems analysis will be a plus. The researcher will contribute to the LOCOMOTION project (“Low-carbon society: an enhanced modeling tool for the transition to sustainability”), ref. LC-CLA-01-2018 ( https://www.locomotion-h2020.eu/ ), which is a Horizon 2020 project funded by the European Commission, constructing a new IAM based on the MEDEAS model ( https://www.medeas.eu/model/medeas-model ). Following the approach used during the MEDEAS EU project ( www.medeas.eu ), the model is being built in Vensim software ( https://vensim.com/ ) and will be later transpiled to Python using the pysd library ( https://github.com/JamesPHoughton/pysd ). The Python version of the code will be distributed for free and under an open source license. The candidate will be based in Barcelona, although the possibility to work remotely will also be contemplated depending on the candidate profile and on the evolution of the pandemic. The candidate should be willing to travel to attend consortium meetings, conferences, etc. One-year contract full-time is offered, with the possibility to a two years extension depending on performance/funding. The salary range offered is between 22.576,74 and 28.489,70 € gross per year, depending on the candidate’s conditions.

Offer ID: 20-020-29668
Offer period: 
16 Jun 2020 to 25 Jun 2020
Evaluation period

CODE DEVELOPMENT TECHNICIAN FOR THE GEOESSENTIAL PROJECT

CREAF is seeking for a code development technician, to join the H2020 GEOEssential project of the ERA-Planet Program (Grant Agreement 689443), partially co-financed by the European Commission and the Generalitat de Catalunya. The contract is envisaged to start at the end of June, and will finish at the end of August 2021.

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