PhD studentship vacancy specialising in integrated energy planning for community resilience

A PhD studentship, exploring integrated energy planning for community resilience, is available based at Loughborough University (application deadline 19 July 2020). The successful candidate will work in partnership with BRE Trust and contribute to the Quantifying Sustainability in the Aftermath of Natural Disasters (QSAND) self-assessment tool which promotes and informs sustainable approaches to relief, recovery and reconstruction. The tool consists of a set of questions and a scoring...

MECS Research Associate vacancy specialising in energy in humanitarian settings

The Research Associate will support the delivery of the MECS programme with a specific focus on clean cooking in humanitarian and displacement settings. The workstream is split into 3 core work packages: 1) understanding transition pathways for MECS in displacement situations; 2) demonstrate technology, innovation and delivery models; 3) capacity building and scale up. The Research Associate will be expected to lead on work packages 1 and 2 and support on 3. MECS works across 15 priority...

Two Research Associate vacancies with the Modern Energy Cooking Services programme

Two Research Associate vacancies are open with the MECS team. The Research Associates will support the delivery of the MECS programme with a specific focus on working closely with MECS in-country partners. Each of the post holders will provide dedicated technical and research support to at least two MECS priority countries. In the immediate future these are likely to be 1) Nepal and Cambodia; 2) Nigeria and Ghana; 3) Rwanda and Zambia. The post holders will also lead on a thematic stream...

Senior Researcher vacancy at Gamos

A new vacancy for a Senior Researcher is available with Gamos.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 30th April 2020.

Quantitative Research Assistant/Research Associate in Global Public Health

£29,177 to £40,322 pa

Please refer to the job opportunity below which is available at the Institute of Population Health Sciences, University of Liverpool.


Research Associate vacancy in Sustainable Cooling, University of Oxford

Grade 7: £32,236 - £39,609 p.a.

We are excited to announce a new opportunity to join a brand new interdisciplinary Oxford Martin School programme on the Future of Cooling, led by Dr Radhika Khosla at the Smith School of Enterprise and Environment and Prof Malcolm McCulloch at the Department of Engineering.

The primary goal of the programme is to examine cooling energy demand growth as an integrated system of key social and technical components, and identify and influence the levers by which its current...

PhD studentship available: Smart Cooking Solutions for ALL (SCS4ALL), University College London

£17,280 per annum

Applications are invited for a PhD studentship jointly funded by BBOXX and UCL Engineering, entitled 'Smart Cooking Solutions for ALL (SCS4ALL). The studentship is for a full-time doctorate over three and a half years.

The scholarship covers UCL registration fees and provides a stipend of £17,280 per annum tax free. Research equipment and part travel expenses for one trip per annum will also be covered under the funding.

The lack of access to modern energy services continues...

Two posts of International Liaison Manager available ~ Modern Energy Cooking Services programme

Management and Specialist Grade 7, £40,792 to £48,677 (pro rata) per annum. Subject to annual pay award. In exceptional circumstances the University may offer a market supplement of up to £56,403 per annum.

Loughborough University, School of Social Sciences

INTERNATIONAL LIAISON MANAGER (MODERN ENERGY COOKING SERVICES PROGRAMME) Two posts, each full-time and fixed-term for two years (job-share and flexible working arrangements considered)

Following the successful award of the new GBP 39.8 million Modern Energy Cooking Services (MECS) programme from the UK Department for International Development, UK Aid, we are seeking to recruit...

Volunteering opportunity: Communications Volunteer at the Clean Cookstoves Association of Kenya (CCAK)

Communications Volunteer at the Clean Cookstoves Association of Kenya (CCAK)

CCAK are looking to hire a Communications Volunteer to support their work in the following areas:

Comms strategy implementation and unpacking Writing Media engagement Media/Communication M&E Additonal responsibilities Contribute to the analysis of topics and events relevant to our work. Identify media trends that could constitute an opportunity or a threat for CCAK. Develop and align storytelling...

Fully funded ESRC PhD studentship available: 'Reconnecting with energy: using innovative research methods to overcome energy invisibility'

£14,777 in 2018/19 full-time; pro-rata for part-time students

Fully-funded PhD - Reconnecting with energy: using innovative research methods to overcome energy invisibility

The Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research (CRESR, Sheffield Hallam University), in partnership with the International Energy Agency (IEA) and the University of Lund, is pleased to offer this fully funded ESRC PhD studentship as part of the ESRC White Rose Doctoral Training Partnership.

The research will focus on our changing relationship with...