2021 Call for PhD topics
The objective of this call is to support the co-funding of doctoral projects that will complement and strengthen CLAND's three Challenges.
A summary of current activities related to these three Challenges can be found here.
The deadline for submission proposals was March 31, 2021.
Results of the first CLAND call for PhD half grants
The aim of this call was to support co-funding of PhD projects that complement and enhance the three challenges of CLAND.
On May 29, 2020, the candidates were invited to present their project to the Executive Committee of the CLAND Convergence Institute. At the end of these hearings, 5 PhD half grants were awarded.
Here are the selected topics:
Laure Barthès (ESE) & Mubarak MAHMUD : Leached nitrate recovery by trees, transformation dynamics and use in agroforestry system
Abad Chabbi (ECOSYS) & Asma JERRAY : Evaluating nitrous oxide emissions as an unintended consequence of increased soil carbon sequestration in managed grassland systems
Philippe Delacote (ECOPUB) & Léa CREPIN : Soybean trade and imported deforestation
Fabienne Maignan (LSCE) & Lucas LEVERNE : Regulation of photosystem II in the context of a changing environment
Philippe Martin (SADAPT) & Arthur FENDRICH : Soil erosion effects on the European carbon, nitrogen and phosphorus balances