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 international academic and industrial partners. With a good first degree in engineering, economics or related, the candidate must also have appropriate energy sector professional experience including analytical skills, techno-economics, policy, strategy and coordination, and demonstrable analytical writing experience. The ability to work independently as well as within diverse national and international project teams will be essential.
An exciting opportunity is available in the Institute for Energy Systems of the School of Engineering at the University of Edinburgh for postdoctoral appointment, ideally from August 2018 to March 2019.
The University of Edinburgh is one of the world’s top 20 institutions of Higher Education and provides exceptional research, teaching, and living environments. The School of Engineering reflects all of the University’s principal characteristics, with a cosmopolitan academic staff numbering over 125, and with a body of 1,700 undergraduate and 640 postgraduate students from all over the world.