UREx SRN Postdoctoral Fellow
Location: Atlanta, GA
Deadline: March 30, 2018 at 11:59 ET
The Urban Resilience to Extremes Sustainability Research Network (UREx SRN) seeks a postdoctoral fellow to join the Scenarios Working Group research team at Georgia State University’s Urban Studies Institute. We are seeking exceptional early-career scholars committed to transdisciplinary research to accelerate innovative urban sustainability knowledge and application. The focus of research will be on scenario co-development of urban resilience and sustainability transformation under possible alternate future scenarios. Research will include participatory engagement to explore options and opportunities for building positive futures, understanding trade-offs associated with possible interventions for social, ecological, and technological domains of urban systems, and assessing urban transformation for sustainability, resilience, and equity. The postdoctoral fellow will participate in this ongoing research program in UREx SRN, will collaborate with researchers and practitioners on related research, and will develop new research based on her or his interest and expertise with Dr. David Iwaniec, and colleagues on the project.
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1) a cover letter explaining how prior experience and qualifications are appropriate to the job activities;
2) a Curriculum Vitae;
3) a statement of research accomplishments, interdisciplinary experience, and goals related to the program;
4) the name, phone number, address, and e-mail address of three references.
To apply, please submit items 1–4 as a single PDF document by email to firstname.lastname@example.org using UREx Scenarios APPLICATION in the subject line of your email. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled, but those received by March 30, 2018 will be guaranteed full consideration.
Georgia State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.