Job opening – PhD position in Energy Citizens for Inclusive Decarbonization (Victoria University, Canada)
The renewable energy transitions lab at University of Victoria is seeking applications for a PhD student to work on a three-year project focused on just renewable energy transitions supported by a New Frontiers in Research funded project “Energy Citizens for Inclusive Decarbonisation (ENCLUDE)” connected to the Horizon 2020 LC-SC3-CC-1-2018-2019-2020 Call on “Building a Low-Carbon, Climate Resilient Future: Secure, Clean and Efficient Energy”.
The position will ideally start in May 2022, although may start as late as September 2022. The ideal candidate will have academic and potentially work experience related to energy geography and sustainability transitions/energy democracy/energy justice. Applicants must have a relevant Master’s degree (e.g., geography, environmental studies, innovation systems) completed no later than summer 2022. The successful applicant will be working on an interdisciplinary team of researchers and students.
The position will be supervised by Dr.Christina Hoicka (UVic Geography and Civil Engineering). UVic geography offers minimum
funding packages, and funding will be competitive for the successful candidate. The position is pending funding, to be confirmed shortly.
The deadline for application is December 5, 2021.
Please, click here for further information on the position.