2020

Referrals Analyst Position for the Tsleil-Waututh Nation

Referrals Analyst Position for the Tsleil-Waututh Nation

Referrals Analyst (Term) The Referrals Analyst is a detailed-oriented critical thinker who thrives in a growing, face-paced work environment and have environmental and/or resource management expertise and as a liaison with Crown governments, agencies and proponents. This person is a driving force behind Tsleil-Waututh’s multi-disciplinary assessment of referrals within the territory. In this critical role, […]

Postdoctoral Position in Political Ecology at the University of Zurich

Postdoctoral Position in Political Ecology at the University of Zurich

Postdoctoral Research Position in Political Ecology 70 – 80 % The Department of Geography at the University of Zurich is advertising a position as Postdoctoral researcher in the field of political ecology and conservation geography. The successful candidate will be part of the Space, Nature and Society research group, led by Norman Backhaus, that focuses […]

PhD Position on Petrochemicals and Climate Change Governance at Lund University

PhD Position on Petrochemicals and Climate Change Governance at Lund University

Doctoral Student in Petrochemicals and Climate Change Governance Lund University (Sweden) has announced a PhD position with a focus on “Petrochemicals and climate change governance”. The Ph.D. position is fully funded for four years and located in Environmental and Energy Systems Studies, Faculty of Engineering. Social scientists are more than welcome to apply! The deadline […]

RA Position: Cross-Country Comparison of ‘Flexible’ Climate Regulations

RA Position: Cross-Country Comparison of ‘Flexible’ Climate Regulations

Designing ‘flexible’ regulations to reduce climate change: A crosscountry comparative policy analysis As part of the global Paris Agreement, 189 nations pledged to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and set ambitious GHG targets. Despite some efforts to implement new climate policy, global GHG emissions continue to increase. Most economists recommend implementing carbon pricing to reduce […]

CRC tier II at UNB in Chair in Resilient and Sustainable Communities

CRC tier II at UNB in Chair in Resilient and Sustainable Communities

SSHRC Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Resilient and Sustainable Communities Closing Date: Review of applications will commence by July 3, 2020. The Department of Social Science, Faculty of Arts, at The University of New Brunswick’s Saint John campus invites applications for a SSHRC Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Resilient and Sustainable Communities. This […]

Assistant Professor in Cultural Geography at Radboud University

Assistant Professor in Cultural Geography at Radboud University

Assistant Professor of Geography, Planning and Environment 32 – 40 hours per week Maximum gross monthly salary: € 5,127 Nijmegen School of Management Required background: PhD Duration of the contract: 2 years Application deadline: 7 July 2020 Description As an Assistant Professor, you will be part of the Department of Geography, Planning and Environment (GPE) […]

IRES Communications Assistant

IRES Communications Assistant The Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability is a problem-focused and curiosity-driven interdisciplinary research institute and graduate program.  We are seeking to hire a student as a Communications Assistant to work directly with Faculty on their ongoing Communication initiative.  The responsibility of this person would be to communicate and promote the work […]

Professor in Rural Development at Uppsala Sweden

Professor in Rural Development at Uppsala Sweden

Professor in Rural Development with a focus on the Global South Overview The Department of Urban and Rural Development at SLU has a strong social science research environment comprised of four research subjects: Rural Development, Environmental Communication, Landscape Architecture, and Agrarian History. We are now seeking to recruit a professor in Rural Development in the […]

Research Hydrologist Positions with the BC Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development

Research Hydrologist Positions with the BC Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development

Research Hydrologist – Scientific Technical Officer R27 This position is located in Kamloops or Penticton, B.C. Overview The Research Hydrologist is the scientific advisor in the field of watershed management, who conducts applied research to support science-based decision-making and provides expert professional advice in the field of hydrology. Accountabilities Required: Conducts long-term planning and develops […]

Post Doctoral Social Science Research Position Available

Post Doctoral Social Science Research Position Available

Understanding Fuels and Carbon Management by Landowners in Pacific Northwest Forests The primary goal of this project is to obtain information about how public, private corporate, and Tribal forest landowners in the Pacific Northwest west of the Cascade Range currently address fire hazard and forest carbon through their management practices. As part of that effort, […]