Research Fellow

University of Salford - School of the Built Environment

Permanent or length of contract: 30 months

The School of the Built Environment at the University of Salford has recently been successful in securing a £1.2m grant from the EPSRC Global Challenge Fund to work with Sri Lanka, Malaysia and Pakistan to develop a collaborative platform for building resilient communities in disaster prone areas.

The School wishes to appoint a Research Fellow to work on the EPSRC funded project "A Collaborative Multi-Agency Platform for Building Resilient Communities".

The Research Fellow will be responsible for providing the leadership in developing a distributed collaborative environment for analysing near real-time 3D satellite data for disaster interventions. This research will explore how the near-real time data can be processed in order to construct a true situation on the ground during live disasters.

The Research Fellow will work closely with industry partners to demonstrate this novel concept.

Please note that this vacancy will close at 23:59 on the closing date. 

The University of Salford is committed to promoting and championing a culture of diversity, fairness and equality for all our employees and potential employees. Applications are therefore welcomed from individuals of all backgrounds as we strive to reflect a rich diversity throughout our organisation.

For more information and to apply for this vacancy please visit:

Interview date: TBC

At the University of Salford we are committed to an inclusive approach to promoting equality and diversity.

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