The Sustainability Research Institute (SRI) is seeking to appoint
a Senior Lecturer, Reader or Chair in Climate Change Adaptation. We
welcome applications from candidates who have expertise in vulnerability,
adaptation planning, adaptation policy or adaptation finance, with a
developing country, developed country or global focus. You will be
expected to make a significant contribution to the Institute’s research
profile and to its management and development. You will also be expected
to contribute to research student supervision and to our teaching
programmes. The appointment will offer an opportunity to affiliate with
the Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy (CCCEP), a joint
research centre of the University of Leeds and London School of Economics funded by the ESRC. Further details here.
There is also a vacancy for a Lecturer in Sustainability. This is a 2-year fixed term contract. This position which is available immediately
will enhance our research and teaching capacity in sustainable production,
sustainable consumption and/or sustainable communities or closely related areas. Applications from candidates that focus on the inter-linkages
between these areas and have experience in the use of qualitative methods
are particularly welcome. The job description is available here.