The research unit INRAE GABI is looking for a postdoc researcher to work on animal breeding schemes design and modelisation to promote resilient agroecological production system. The position is located at INRAE Jouy-en-Josas, France and is for 24 months.
The successful candidate will be more specifically in charge of:
- Developing conceptual models of animal breeding schemes (trout/hen) likely to enhance complementarity and positive interactions between individuals, establish associated evaluation and selection strategies
- Developing mathematical models and corresponding simulation programs
- Testing various scenarios and analyzing the results to propose concrete options for breeding programs to improve the performance and resilience of flocks of animals reared in large groups
- Valuing scientifically as well as with the actors in animal breeding the proposed approaches
Deadline for application: 1st December 2022
For more information read the job vacancy.