PhD position: A social practice perspective on future water demand challenges in England 2040 and 2050

This project is interdisciplinary and looks to understand what insights from the social sciences can be used to inform our understanding of future water demand challenges. Could it be heat-driven water demand that dominates the future of consumption, or escalating standards of cleanliness? Active travel in low-carbon cities or relaxed dress-codes as a result of working from home? A mixed method futures studies that explores what wide-ranging datasets can tell us about the possible challenges that could face the sector in future.

https://www.findaphd.com/phds/project/a-social-practice-perspective-on-future-water-demand-challenges-in-england-2040-and-2050/?p146565

Closing date: 5th October 2022.

This PhD is co-funded by Northumbrian Water and provides an exceptional opportunity for integrated working with industry and policy stakeholders, as well as the usual fantastic benefits of a position at the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research (UoM) and with co-supervision in Geography and the links to a variety of networks that this provides. Full details can be found in the link. Candidates should contact Cl*************@ma********.uk in the first instance to discuss their eligibility and application process. Note that this is a 3.5 year studentships that starts in January 2023 and cover fees at the Home rate and provide a tax-free stipend at the standard UKRI rate (£16,062 in 2022-23). EU students who hold settled or pre-settled status and meet the residency requirements for Home fee status are very welcome to apply.

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