New Luc Hoffmann Institute Fellowship – Conservation Futures

We seek a new Luc Hoffmann Institute Fellow to take a central role in an international transdisciplinary Conservation Futures project

About the project

The Conservation Futures project aims to develop new frameworks and processes that enable individuals and organisations to improve their strategic planning, specifically with regard to how they anticipate and respond to climate change. It focuses on the ways that people create and use knowledge; the values and preferences supported by different approaches or options; and the rules that enable conservation actors (policy makers, managers, practitioners and landholders) to plan and act now for future change.

Position overview

  • Two (2) year Fellowship, open to non-OECD applicants only (preference given to Latin American applicants)
  • Significant field component addressing conservation futures in Colombia
  • Additional mentoring and career development through Luc Hoffmann Institute/World Wildlife Fund
  • Based at The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

This position is part of a collaboration between the Fenner School of Environment and Society (CBME, ANU), the Luc Hoffmann Institute, the World Wildlife Fund Colombia, and the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO).

The successful applicant will take a lead role in developing, conducting and reporting on the research in this project, as well as participate in career development opportunities provided by the Luc Hoffmann Institute Fellows program.

Please note: Applications for this position will only be accepted from those with non-OECD citizenship.


Application deadline is 17 Dec 2015. Please click HERE to apply.

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria;
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form;
  • Other documents, if required.

For further information please contact:

Dr Lorrae van Kerkhoff
T: +61 2 6125 2748

Main image:  © Pablo Corral / WWF

Luc Hoffmann InstituteNew Luc Hoffmann Institute Fellowship – Conservation Futures

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