Applications are invited for a temporary part-time post of a Research Scientist - Gender and Climate Change within UCD School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy.
Reference no - 016703
WECOAdapt project brings a unique transdisciplinary perspective to address climate change urban expansion and water and land degradation in sub-Saharan cities. It focuses on reducing and preventing the negative impacts of floods and drought and unsustainable urban development, and on reversing the degradation of water and land resources and decline in biodiversity.
You will be involved in research activities to co-develop and test an integrated decision support toolkit in three pilot sites in Dar es Salaam, and in the establishment and implementation of three multi-stakeholders Water-Land-Climate Co-design Labs.
Your main task will be mainstreaming gender into WECOAdapt activities including the co-development of a gender-inclusive toolkit, multi-stakeholders mapping to identify key local Civil Society Organisations, institutions, and private sector focusing on gender issues to be involved in the co-desing activities, and design and manage specific sessions on gender diversity and climate change, ecosystems and urbanisation challenges in the project engagement events.
Salary Range: €34,800 - €39,950 Per Annum Pro Rata - 0.5FTE
Appointment on the above range will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.
Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 8th of December 2023
Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.
UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.
Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website: https://www.ucd.ie/workatucd/jobs/