JOB ANNOUNCEMENT [ref. WITCH/12.2011]
Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei
Senior Researcher Position in Climate and Energy
Economics Research Programme on Climate Change and
FEEM, a leading research
institute on sustainable development (www.feem.it)
is looking to recruit a motivated and talented senior
researcher to cover an open position within the Climate
Change and Sustainable Development Research Programme.
The applicant would join a team that is engaged in
analysing a wide range of issues about climate and
energy economics, such as economic modelling of climate
and energy policies, technological progress in the
context of energy technologies, socio-economic drivers
of energy demand in developing economies, the relation
between energy and development, the functioning of
global energy markets etc.
The candidate will be involved in the integrated
assessment modeling group and focus part of her/his
research on the quantitative assessment of climate
impacts and policies.
Candidates should have a Ph.D. in economics, or
in energy engineering/mathematics/physics coupled with a
solid economic background, and experience in applied
research on environment and energy issues.
The selected candidate will interact with researchers of
different nationalities, and have the chance to present
scientific papers at several conferences and workshops.
Parts of the activities are realized in the context of
European research projects. FEEM offers a truly
interdisciplinary workplace, with strong ties with a
world-wide network of research institutions engaged in
environmental research and in particular on the analysis
of climate change issues.
The successful candidate is expected to begin his/her
assignment in 2012. The appointment period can be up to
3 years, with an evaluation after the first one. Gross
salary is competitive and will be based on qualification
and experience. Duties will be carried out at the FEEM
premises either in Milan or Venice, Italy.
should send a detailed curriculum vitae, a job market
paper, and at least one letter of recommendation to:
Monica Eberle (email@example.com)
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