POSITION : Post-Masters Research Associate/Assistant
LOCATION : Centre International de Recherche sur l’Environnement et le Développement (CIRED-CNRS), Paris, France
CNRS-CIRED in Paris seeks a Post-Masters Research Associate with strong quantitative skills and a desire to apply those skills in support of climate and macroeconomic issues.
The Research Associate will work with researchers at CIRED on energy-economy modelling and scenario database analysis to explore the uncertainties of the macroeconomic impacts of national low carbon strategies in France.
The Research Associate will :
- – Simulate energy and low carbon transition scenarios for France with the energy-economy IMACLIM-France model
- – – Construct a database with many alternative scenarios
- – Perform statistical analysis (R software) to explore macroeconomic uncertainties and assess the robustness of strategies based on the scenario database
- – Contribute to the final project deliverable and academic papers with other researchers
This position will be a full-time appointment for 8 months, expendable on other projects (including doctoral project) within the integrated modelling team at CIRED.