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...

Multiple engineer vacancies with Off-Grid Electric

Off-Grid Electric are on track to light a million homes in Africa over the next couple of years with clean, affordable solar energy and they need a fast-moving, talented team to help them reach their goal. Further information about Off-Grid Electric is available here .

Current Openings (click on the job title for further particulars)

San Francisco...

Three energy related posts available with Practical Action Africa

Practical Action has an exciting ambition to bring power to millions of poor people across Africa.

Together with their partners, Practical Action is already making great progress on this journey but they now are ready to make a big step change – to take their ideas and experience to real scale they are looking for a number highly motivated and capable individuals to join us to strengthen their regional teams in East, West and Southern Africa.

If you have significant...

Paid placement opportunity on energy & gender community development, IRADE India

Three month placement opportunity with IRADE in India supporting the development of a new Energy and Gender Community of Practice in India.

The LCEDN are currently working with Energia on a collaborative programme around questions of gender within energy and international development research. As part of this work, we are supporting the development of a Community of Practice in Energy and Gender in India which is being developed by three...