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Closing Date: 
Tuesday, December 5, 2017

The Department of Geography and Environmental Management at the UWE, Bristol is seeking an outstanding research leader in Community Resilience, broadly construed, who is able to bring expertise and leadership in qualitative social science, including behaviour change, for application within environmental risk and resilience within its Centre for Floods, Communities and Resilience (CFCR). This is fuelled by our ambition to grow research capacity and address the major global challenge of how to build local resilience and adaptation to extreme weather, including floods and droughts.

Closing Date: 
Monday, November 20, 2017

The role of Environmental Systems Research Fellow is required to support the University's responsibilities under the Channel Payment for Ecosystem Services (CPES) programme, funded through the EU INTERREG V programme. The University is leading this new €4 million EU project that will improve the water quality in a number of rivers and lakes in the South of England and the North of France. The project aims to reduce nutrient levels by implementing six pilot PES schemes across the Channel area.

This role is a full time fixed term project for 36 months.

Closing Date: 
Thursday, December 7, 2017

GCRF-AFRICAP is a new programme of work funded by the UK government aimed at establishing academic partnerships between UK and African research and policy institutions and developing capacity across these partnerships in the field of climate smart agriculture. It is driven by an aim to build capacity for, co-develop and demonstrate, nationally owned SDG-compliant agri-food development pathways that can be productive, sustainable and climate-smart.