|Salary:||£40,792 to £48,677 per annum (Grade 8)|
|Placed On:||14th September 2018|
|Closes:||31st October 2018|
Are you an academic with proven abilities to carry out research and teaching in topics related to Urban Analytics? Do you have an excellent emerging research record and proven success in obtaining funding? Are you passionate about delivering an exceptional student experience in a research-intensive international university? Do you aspire to become an academic leader in your field?
Cities have emerged as the dominant form of economic and social organisation at a global scale. The new science of urban analytics envisions step changes in the health, prosperity, welfare and quality of life of city inhabitants, through the extraction of value from new and emerging forms of data, and by the development and deployment of methods in artificial intelligence and data science.
As a long-established global peak of excellence for spatial analysis and geocomputation, Leeds is taking a leading role in driving the international research agenda for urban analytics. We are looking for a future research leader with the capability, inventiveness and initiative to work alongside our established team in driving this activity to higher levels. Whilst your research interests may be entirely novel, it is likely that they will be complementary to one or more of the challenge areas in which our research is currently focused, including methods related to:
To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:
Professor Alison Heppenstall, Professor of Geocomputation
Tel: +44 (0)113 343 6631, email: email@example.com
Dr Nick Malleson, Associate Professor in Geographical Information Science
Tel: +44(0) 113 343 5248, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service: Faculty of Environment
School/Institute: School of Geography
Type / Role: