NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Research Associate, International Shipping Emission

4 days left

Location
Singapore
Posted
01 Oct 2021
End of advertisement period
31 Oct 2021
Ref
4459744
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

The Department of Industrial Systems Engineering and Management is a research-active department in NUS focusing on ports, logistics, and high-tech industries. It aims to solve real-world problems and optimise existing solutions via a systematic approach supported by data and research insights. Building on previous research, we are looking for a researcher to conduct maritime emissions projection, risk management and policy incentives design for maritime decarbonisation.

Job Scope

  • Projection of future emissions from international shipping under different scenarios
  • Identify the types and degree of risks involved for different stakeholders and propose possible ways for risk management when adopting green technologies
  • List possible policy incentives for technology adoptions and enhancing decarbonisation efforts
  • Contribute to research publications and funding proposals
  • Assist with the administration and management of research project, including preparation of presentations and other tasks assigned by the PI.

Qualifications

  • Possess a master's degree in industrial systems engineering, management of technology, maritime engineering, systems engineering, or other related quantitative research fields.
  • A good understanding and interest in the nature of international shipping and energy usage in international shipping
  • Relevant research experience in emission projection, especially in the maritime industry
  • Knowledge of innovation theories and business models
  • Have a strong written and verbal command of the English language.
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Applicants with bachelor degree who are keen to further master study are welcome

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: Engineering
Department: Industrial Systems Engineering And Management
Employee Referral Eligible: No
Job requisition ID: 7159