Call for Application: Director positions at Pan African University Institutes in Algeria, Cameroon, Kenya and Nigeria

Call for Application

Director positions at Pan African University Institutes in Algeria, Cameroon, Kenya and Nigeria

The African Union Commission wishes to invite qualified and eligible applicants for the positions of the Director for four of the Pan African University Institutes located in Tlemcen (Algeria), Yaoundé (Cameroon), Nairobi (Kenya) and Ibadan (Nigeria) as well as for the position of Coordinator for the Pan African Virtual and E-university (PAVEU),...

Call for proposals: MEI Landscaping Study on energy interventions in situations of displacement

Energy4Impact have released a call for proposals for the Moving Energy Initiative (MEI) Landscaping Study on energy interventations in situations of displacement. Please refer to the attached document for the terms of reference. All responses to this call should be directed to . Responses should be received by midnight (0000 hours) EAT on 31st August 2018.

New Job Vacancy: Humanitarian Energy Technical Analyst, Practical Action UK

Salary around £33,000 to £38,000 per annum

With 50 years of expertise, Practical Action has a strong heritage and track record of bringing communities and experts together to find practical, sustainable solutions to enable people to meet their needs, which work for both people and the planet. Technology features in everything we do.

This post is for a Humanitarian Energy Technical Analyst for Practical Action’s...

Assistant Professor in the Anthropology of the Environment and/or Energy, Durham University

£32,548 - £47,722

Department of Anthropology, Dawson Building, Durham University campus.

The Department of Anthropology at Durham University seeks to appoint a talented individual to the role of Assistant Professor. Applications are welcomed from those with research and teaching interests in the broad field of social anthropology and they are particularly eager to hear from applicants with a focus on the environment and/or energy.

For further information about this post (Durham...

Practical Action - Global Energy Representative

£46,294 to £55,357

Practical Action is recruiting a Global Energy Representative to join their Energy Access team. The successful candidate will help to shape and lead their strategy of external influencing and partnership building, catalysing strategic activities across the organisation and sector to help speed up progress on energy access globally.

While ideally based in Rugby, Warwickshire (UK), for an exceptional candidate they will consider applying for a work permit or being based in one of their...

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


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:

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...