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Job: Research Assistant - TAPAS (Geospatial Analytics of Agricultural Systems), NUI Galway, Ireland

NUI Galway

Advertiser's description (via NUI Galway)

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time fixed term position as a Research Assistant with the Plant & AgriBiosciences Research Centre, Ryan Institute at the National University of Ireland, Galway.

The Research Assistant will be a member of the project team for the SFI Challenge funded TAPAS project Which is developing systems for tracking Adaptation Progress in Agriculture and Food Security Using an AI-powered Satellite Remote Sensing Platform (TAPAS). The TAPAS project is focussed on the challenge of enabling countries to develop evidence-based means of measuring, reporting and verifying climate change adaptation in the agri-food sector. The TAPAS team are developing an AI-based approach that enables the agri-food sector to assess measure climate adaptation. The TAPAS technology will be scalable for implementation globally to allow measurement of adaptation in agricultural systems at multiple scales. 

The position is available from earliest possible start date May 2022. Applications are accepted until 19 May 2022. Read more here