Wednesday, November 14, 2012
EMPLOYMENT: Arizona State University Postdoctoral Research Associate (Urbanization and Global Environmental Change)
The Urbanization and Global Environmental Change (UGEC) Project is seeking a postdoctoral scholar who will undertake research projects to advance UGEC science objectives. The postdoctoral fellow will work directly under the supervision of ASU faculty member and UGEC Scientific Steering Committee Member (SSC) member, Professor Christopher Boone, and work closely with the UGEC Project SSC and the Executive Officer to fulfill the goals and objectives of the project. The postdoc’s primary responsibilities will be to undertake original and synthesis research on the topic of urbanization and global environmental change. Specific topics for research may include, but will not be limited to: urban land change; urban vulnerability and resilience; urban mitigation and adaptation to climate change; urban material and energy use; urban climate; urban ecosystem services; public health and environmental justice. Secondary responsibilities will include assistance to the Executive Officer in aspects of the International Project Office’s operation, thereby also obtaining broader training and administrative experience.
Deadline: November 30, 2012