Research Fellow

Employer
Anglia Ruskin University
Location
Other
Posted
September 05 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

About the role:

The Global Sustainability Institute (GSI) is a globally renowned research institute. We have won grants from 5 of the UK research councils and currently have several active European projects as well as several research projects with government and business.


 


We're now looking to recruit an exceptional researcher to join our research active and collaborative team. By joining a truly interdisciplinary institute, you'll contribute to the GSI's national and global reputation in research. Your background will complement one or more of our focus areas. These include (but are not limited to) societal and environmental resilience, socio-technical and socio-environmental systems, sustainable consumption including energy, water and food, finance, policy and political systems, and education for sustainability. You'll bring your own strengths and research focus to the GSI and be expected to apply for external income.


With a PhD or Professional Doctorate or near completion, you'll have excellent advocacy and interpersonal skills, as well as a track record initiating or contributing to collaborative projects. You'll also have research experience undertaken in a relevant field as well as experience of writing concise but comprehensive reports/papers.


It is expected that interviews will take place on Wednesday 4 October 2017.


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We offer an extensive range of benefits including a generous holiday entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package. Visit our benefits page for full details.


We value diversity at Anglia Ruskin University and welcome applications from all sections of the community.



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