Blockchains, Non-State Currencies and Disaster

2 Thesis Vacancies Please note that these vacancies are now fulfilled. I am looking for two Masters students who are interested in writing their thesis on blockchain/cryptocurrencies. One thesis project focuses on how blockchain/cryptocurrencies relate to other forms of non-state issued currency such as Melanesian shell money or Micronesian stone money. The student is free … Continue reading Blockchains, Non-State Currencies and Disaster

LANDac – ILC Internships for WUR students

BackgroundLANDac (The Netherlands Land Academy) and ILC (the International Land Coalition) currently offer WUR master students* research internship positions at ILC partner organizations around the world. These internship positions provide students relevant working experience and the opportunity to put their research skills to practice, while simultaneously contributing to the objectives and goals of international organizations … Continue reading LANDac – ILC Internships for WUR students

VACANCY: Research opportunity (internship or thesis) with LANDac/WUR

Social and environmental impact assessments and responsible investments in infrastructural projects: Where do we stand? What are the questions? We are looking for a Master-level student to conduct a literature review and (online) expert interviews on experiences with Environmental and Social Impact Assessments (ESIAs) related to infrastructural projects in the Global South. ESIAs are a … Continue reading VACANCY: Research opportunity (internship or thesis) with LANDac/WUR

Internship/MSc thesis opportunity (7 months) focused on biodiversity conservation scenarios and equity at the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency.

Planbureau voor de Leefomgeving (PBL, Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency) and the Sociology of Development and Change (SDC) chair group at WUR are looking for a social sciences MSc student with GIS skills who can work with spatial data and is interested in issues of social and environmental justice in the context of biodiversity conservation and … Continue reading Internship/MSc thesis opportunity (7 months) focused on biodiversity conservation scenarios and equity at the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency.