Jobs

Browse current job opportunities in the field of sustainability here. The newest opportunities appear at the top of the page.
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

We are seeking to appoint a Teaching Fellow in Human Geography, with a particular focus on delivering teaching in Environment and Development. This reflects several years of successful undergraduate recruitment in Geography and our commitment to maintaining excellent teaching and learning in the Department of Geography and Environmental Science.

Closing Date: 
Thursday, June 15, 2017

We now seek to appoint a 10-month fixed-term, full-time maternity cover Lectureship in Human Geography

Closing Date: 
Tuesday, May 30, 2017

The research unit ‘Debt and Environmental Sustainability (DES)’ within the Sussex Sustainability Research Project (SSRP) is looking for a postdoctoral researcher who will perform research at the interface of global debt and environmental sustainability using applied statistical methods.

Closing Date: 
Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Are you an ambitious researcher looking for your next challenge? Do you have a background in economics, political economy, transport studies, economic geography or ecological economics? Do you want to further your career in one of the UK’s leading research intensive Universities?

Closing Date: 
Thursday, June 1, 2017

The Department of Geography invites applications for a two-year, fixed-term Lectureship, focusing on Environment, Economy and Innovation. The primary responsibilities of this post are to deliver teaching and support to the Department-hosted MPhil in Conservation Leadership, and to the Geographical Tripos; and to pursue research in cognate areas within the Natures, Cultures, Knowledges research theme (http://www.geog.cam.ac.uk/research/nck/).

Closing Date: 
Monday, June 12, 2017

The Centre for Transport & Society at the University of the West of England, Bristol, is seeking two highly capable and motivated individuals who share our interest in combining expertise in transport and mobility studies with a social science perspective. Our research portfolio currently includes three major research and development projects on autonomous road vehicles, projects considering sustainable, integrated and innovative solutions to urban problems, studies of mobility and wellbeing, and projects evaluating local sustainable transport interventions. 

Closing Date: 
Wednesday, June 7, 2017

The Stockholm Environment Institute, in Environment Department at the University of York, is seeking a Research Fellow to spearhead an interdisciplinary action research project in Vanuatu.

Closing Date: 
Sunday, October 1, 2017

Information and mobile technologies have been heralding a new wave of electrification in households, thanks to the increased use of batteries in particular. However, it is less known how the expansion of battery-based electric power across an ever-increasing range of devices is transforming people’s everyday lives, and by implication, the wider technical and cultural fabric of cities.