PhD internships at ISRIC

13 Aug 2018

The Climate Food and Farming Network (CLIFF) and the Global Research Alliance (GRA) invites PhD students from developing countries to apply for a CLIFF-GRADS scholarship for short-term scientific training and research stays on topics related to the measurement and management of greenhouse gas emissions and carbon storage in agricultural systems (PDF).

Within the program, there are three opportunities for internships of up to 6 months at ISRIC - World Soil Information:

  • Project 27:  Accounting for errors in SOC estimates introduced by proximal sensing methods 
  • Project 29:  Assessing the impact of land use change scenarios on soil organic carbon stock 
  • Project 30:  Developing the Global Soil Information System (GLOSIS) 

A full list of all projects and details on submission and the process for selection are described at the following website and the PDF in there. Deadline for applications is September 30, 2018. Applications by email should be sent to Julianna White, Program Manager for CCAFS Low Emissions Development (

CLIFF-GRADS Scholarships  is a joint initiative of CCAFS low emissions development research and the Global Research Alliance on Agricultural Greenhouse Gases (GRA) program (