Research associate: air quality and carbon management

University of the West of England
£27,318 - £30,728
22 June 2014

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The Faculty of Environment and Technology are seeking to appoint a Research Associate in Air Quality and Carbon Management. This research position offers an exciting opportunity to make a significant contribution to the future of air pollution and climate policy through high-level engagement with national and international bodies. The main duties are:

  • To undertake a variety of air quality and carbon analysis work, as part of the AQMRC team, for a range of high profile partners and clients.
  • To contribute to a range of air quality, climate change and energy policy analysis and development work.
  • To support a range of on-going air quality and carbon management research and consultancy projects.

Key selection criteria             

You will be a highly numerate and technically minded individual, who is comfortable working at the interface of science and policy.

You will have:

  • Minimum of a Masters level qualification or working towards completion/has completed a PhD.
  • Experience of working in research, consultancy or practice in an environmental/health-related field including effectively analysing and interpreting research data to generate outcomes.
  • Experience of successful project management
  • Experience of collaboration
  • A track record of academic publication in a relevant area
  • Experience in qualitative and/or quantitative data collection and analysis

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