Position available in the IMAGE-team: PhD position on CDR as part of UPTAKE project at Utrecht University, Netherlands
In the UPTAKE project, financed by the research programme of the European Union, Utrecht University will collaborate with other European research institutes in assessing different CDR options in terms of potential, costs, consequences for other sustainable development challenges, legal and institutional issues and societal support. The contribution of Utrecht University concentrates mostly on the further development and use of the IMAGE model to assess the potential and use of different CDR options, and their possible consequences. The PhD candidate is expected to contribute to this research as part of the IMAGE research team (based at and Utrecht University).
The candidate is expected to have an affinity with quantitative analysis of global environmental problems. This means that the candidate would have a background in either natural sciences or economics.