Open position: Post-doc 3 years - Intra-Urban Forms and Scaling Laws - @LISER Luxembourg, The University of Luxembourg
The Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research is recruiting Post-doc Researcher “Intra-Urban Forms and Scaling Laws” (ref: SCALE-IT-UP) (m/f).
- The deadline for applications is June 25th, 2018.
- Interview are expected to take place on July 2nd or 3rd, 2018.
- Expected start: September 1st, 2018
The Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research is recruiting Post-doc Researcher “Intra-Urban Forms and Scaling Laws” (ref: SCALE-IT-UP) (m/f). The project, SCALE-IT-UP (Scaling of the Environmental Impacts of Transport and Urban Patterns) is funded by the Fonds National de Recherche (www.fnr.lu) and run jointly at LISER and at the University of Luxembourg, under the direction of Prof. Geoffrey Caruso. The post-doc researcher will be part of the Urban Development and Mobility Department at LISER. The post-doc researcher will be involved in 3 work packages: the first WP is aimed at providing reference intra-urban structures and definitions derived from the Urban Atlas land use dataset for European cities; the 2nd WP is aimed at deriving structural and environmental indicators from radial (distance-based) analysis; while the 3rd WP will analyse the intra-urban structure from landscape, network and poly-centric analyses.
Our ideal candidate has
- A strong interest in studying urban forms and environmental impacts
- A PhD in geography or GI science, environmental science, physics, computer science, transport, or urban economics or from any other disciplines but with an application to the subject
- Demonstrated expertise in urban data analytics or environmental assessment related to urban, transport, landscape or land use problems
- Excellent geo data management skills and/or scripting in a variety of environment
- A good publication record, especially demonstrating advanced empirical analysis capacities or abilities to navigate within analytical urban theories and scaling literature
- Written and speaking proficiency in English
For more information please follow the link: https://jobs.liser.lu/fr_FR/jobs/detail/post-doc-researcher-intra-urban-forms-and-scaling-laws-ref-scale-it-up-m-f-84
par Mikhail Rogov