The Policy and Innovation Group of the Institute for Energy Systems is seeking to appoint a Research Associate who will participate in a number of marine energy projects. The candidate must have excellent engineering, economics, analytical and communication skills and be able to work in a diverse team of European academic and industrial partners.
With a good first degree in engineering, economics or a related discipline, the candidate must also have appropriate energy sector professional experience including techno-economics, policy, strategy and coordination, and demonstrable analytical writing experience. The ability to work independently as well as within diverse national and European project teams will be essential.
Please submit a detailed covering letter and a CV as part of your online application explaining your motivation for the position and example of how your skills and experience match with requirements of the position. This post is for 24 months.
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