The global societal challenge of making cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable has been identified as a Sustainable Development Goal. Achieving this goal will require a transition to both smart and sustainable urban systems. The Assistant Professorship in Smart and Sustainable Urbanism will progress understanding, explanation and enactment of broad societal transformation for smart and sustainable urban development, providing essential socio-spatial expertise in the analysis of innovations around the globe. The successful applicant will complement Trinity’s strong research clusters in sustainability, international development, smart sensors and distributive systems, environmental governance and natural capital.
Appointment will be made at a maximum of the 8th point of the New Assistant Professor Merged Salary Scale.
Candidates wishing to discuss the post informally should contact:
Hiring Lead: Professor Anna Davies
Applications will only be accepted through e-recruitment
Further information and application details can be found at: https://jobs.tcd.ie
Closing date for receipt of completed applications is: no later than 12 Noon (GMT) on 26th February 2016
Trinity is an equal opportunities employer and we encourage and welcome applications from talented people from all backgrounds.
For more details see: Ussher Smart and Sustainable Cities