Vacancy: Lectureship in Climate Change and Low-Carbon Development at UEA

The Tyndall Centre and the School of International Development (DEV) at UEA seek to recruit a talented, ambitious and dynamic lecturer in the area of climate change and low-carbon development.

This appointment will add to internationally-recognised research in the Tyndall Centre on the risks, trade-offs and opportunities arising from climate change, and in DEV on supporting poverty reduction and environmental sustainability. Successful candidates will be expected to develop an international profile of research that complements existing strengths.

Working across the Tyndall Centre and DEV, the specific research areas for this post include energy access and low-carbon development, energy transitions, sustainable development, Integrated Assessment Modelling, agriculture and land-use change emissions, land-water-energy nexus, interactions between climate change mitigation and adaptation. Exceptional candidates in the area of climate change adaptation are also encouraged to apply.

You must have a PhD in any field but with relevance to climate change and/or sustainability, research experience, a track record in securing funding, and strong publications in international journals. You must be a team player and a strong communicator interested in interdisciplinary and policy-relevant climate change research and be able to meet all essential criteria in the person specification.

The full time post is available from 1 October 2016 or as soon as possible thereafter on an indefinite basis.

Closing date: 12 noon on 2 September 2016.

REF: ATR1326

Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research

Faculty of Science

£40,082 to £46,414 per annum

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