PAUWES Call for Short-Term Academic Staff

The Pan African University Institute of Water and Energy Sciences (including Climate Change), ‘PAUWES’ (based in Tlemcen, Algeria) is inviting committed academics (and professionals) to apply and join the team of PAUWES.

The detailed vacancy announcement, the job descriptions and pre-requirements are included in the link below.

Interested applicants should fill-up the form that could be found at this link before July...

University of Queensland Energy Poverty PhD Studentship Opportunities

$30,000

Established in 2014, the Energy and Poverty Research Group (EPRG) at the University of Queensland (UQ) is an interdisciplinary pan-UQ initiative that works to solve pressing global energy challenges in impoverished communities.

The group’s work focuses on developing sustainable, reliable and affordable energy solutions for a number of developing regions currently lacking access to electricity and clean cooking fuels.

The succesful...

Job vacancy: Researcher in Access to Energy at the International Institute for Environment and Development

Grade 4, Starting from £36,317 per annum

The International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) is recruiting for a researcher to support senior researchers on the delivery of a range of partnerships and research projects on energy access: https://www.iied.org/jobs/20180219/researcher-access-energy

This will cover a range of sub-topics such as energy and economic...

Paid placement opportunity on supporting social & environmental justice across global solar supply chains, University of Edinburgh

We (the LCEDN) are delighted to advertise a three Month Placement Opportunity with Renew Solar supporting the development of an international network working to support social and environmental justice across global solar supply chains.

The LCEDN are currently working with the Renew Solar network to build collaborative research and advocacy programmes around social and environmental justice in global solar value chains.

Renew Solar is a new international network...

Job Vacancy: Consultancy Role with Practical Action for Renewable Energy for Refugees (RE4R) project

New job vacancy: Senior Energy Consultant – Renewable Energy for Refugees (RE4R) Programme

Practical Action is designing a four year Renewable Energy for Refugees (RE4R) project in Rwanda and Jordan. This project will be led by Practical Action and UNHCR to deliver renewable energy investments through an innovative approach in humanitarian settings, working directly with refugees and host communities in Kigeme, Nyabiheke and Gihembe refugee camps in Rwanda and with urban refugees in...

Two Research Associate job vacancies in Residential Energy Demand, Oxford Brookes University

We are pleased to announce two full-time Research Associate posts in Residential Energy Demand (3 years) based in the OISD Low Carbon Building Group at the School of Architecture in Oxford Brookes University (Oxford, UK).

The posts are funded through the EPSRC / DST Newton-Bhabha funded UK-India research project – RESIDE (Residential building energy demand reduction in India). The four year...

Job vacancy in energy access at Practical Action UK

Practical Action is excited to be recruiting a Global Energy Representative to join our growing Energy Access team. The successful candidate will drive Practical Action’s strategy of external influencing and partnership building; catalysing strategic activities across the organisation (and sector), to speed up progress on energy access amongst key public, private, and civil society players.

The role will be based in Rugby, Warwickshire, in the UK. The closing date for applications is...

International volunteer opportunities available with Engineers Without Borders UK in 2018

Please refer to the below advertisement regarding volunteer opportunities with Engineers Without Borders UK:

Engineers Without Borders UK offers a unique opportunity for engineering students and engineering graduates to gain skills, experience and a global perspective to complement their engineering education. Over the last 5 years, we have sent over 100 experienced engineers to our 25 partner organisations.

There are 15 opportunities available for professionals and...

New Research Fellow post in Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, UK

Please refer to the job vacancy announcement below from Professor Rajat Gupta, Director of the Oxford Institute for Sustainable Development:

Dear colleagues

We are pleased to announce a new full-time Research Fellow (Building Performance Evaluation) post based in the OISD Low Carbon Building Group at the School of Architecture in Oxford Brookes University (Oxford, UK). The post is designed to help with the implementation of externally funded projects in the Low...

Postdoctoral research fellow vacancy in sustainable energy for poverty reduction at the African Climate & Development Initiative

205,000 R

Applications are open for a postdoctoral research fellow vacancy in sustainable energy for poverty reduction at the African Climate & Development Initiative (ACDI) based at the University of Cape Town (UCT) .

The ACDI at the UCT is developing its priority research themes in its second five-year Phase.

ACDI is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Fellow (PDRF) who would grow research...

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