|Salary:||£30,497 to £34,304 per annum|
|Placed On:||6th January 2022|
|Closes:||6th February 2022|
Faculty of Science and Engineering
Hours of work: Full time (35 hours per week), part time applications also welcome
Contract: This is a fixed term position for 12 weeks with possibility of extension until 30th June 2022
Location: This position will be based at the Singleton Campus
Swansea University is a research-led institution with its Department of Biosciences producing internationally leading research, receiving a Top-10 ranking nationally in its unit of assessment (REF 2014 UoA 7, Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences).
This is an exciting opportunity for a talented researcher with experience in Environmental Law and/or Policy to join a vibrant team working on the UK Communities Renewal Fund project (UKCRF): A roadmap for restoring, enhancing and connecting Green Infrastructure for people and nature in a post-industrial landscape. We are seeking a postdoctoral researcher or a current doctoral candidate with relevant expertise (as a placement opportunity).
The project sits within the Biodiversity and Ecosystems Research Theme, a vibrant cluster of multi-disciplinary researchers investigating global change and nature-based solutions across terrestrial, coastal, and marine ecosystems. It is led by the Department of Biosciences but delivered in collaboration with the School of Law, with this post jointly managed by staff from both Faculties.
A key aim of this Communities Renewal Fund project is to design nature- and evidence-based solutions to benefit wellbeing, economy, and nature in the Neath Port Talbot Council area, as a model for wider application in Wales and across the UK. Main duties will include:
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