Four Post-Doc Fellowship Positions Available with Northumbria University Newcastle
Monday, July 10, 2017
Posted by: Robin Wehrlin
Northumbria University, Newcastle is a research-rich, business-focussed, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. Located in Newcastle upon Tyne, and with a campus in the heart of London’s financial district, Northumbria University is located in the UK’s best two cities for students. To further strengthen our world-leading research we are investing to develop multidisciplinary research themes and are seeking to appoint 4 outstanding post-doctoral researchers that can engage with the following key global challenge areas:
- Sustainable health and well being
- Sustainable livelihoods supported by strong foundations for inclusive economic growth and innovation
- Resilience and action on short-term environmental shocks and long term environmental change
- Sustainable cities
- Forced displacement and refugee crises
- Justice and humanitarian action
- Gender inequalites
The appointed candidates will work in any of the key disciplines of the Faculty of Arts, Design and Social Sciences and will be able to contribute to Northumbria’s Centre for International Development or any of our multidisciplinary research themes in the Humanities; Critically Aware Design Innovation; and Environmental and Global Justice. The successful applicants will be located in a department according to disciplinary expertise but will be expected to work across disciplines on challenge led research.
To learn more, please click here.