The Laboratory for Human-Environment Relations in Urban Systems (HERUS) at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL) in Lausanne, Switzerland, is offering a 100% Post-doc (if applicable) senior scientist position on Dynamics of Urban Metabolism.
Applications are invited for a Research Scientist – Ecology and Environment post within UCD School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy. The project will involve an assessment of the finance needed by Government Departments/Agencies, NGOs and others to achieve commitments under Ireland’s National Biodiversity Action Plan. This will be backed by a policy and institutional review. The research will explore the effectiveness of current conservation measures, options for future financing, and the role of core funding, payments for ecosystem services and biodiversity offsets. It will involve the drafting of a Resource Mobilisation Strategy, including examination of the role of both public and private finance. Salary Scale: €30,393 – €42,000 per annum Appointment on the above range will be dependent upon qualifications and experience. Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 9th October 2019. For more information, please visit www.ucd.ie/workatucd/jobs