Few PhD Positions with stipends – Economics, Data science jobs

    Few PhD Positions with stipends - Economics, Data science jobs

    Economics, Data science jobs – Few PhD Positions with stipends in international trade and delimitation of product markets for life cycle assessment databases, at the Technical Faculty for IT and Design, Department of Planning, the Danish Centre for Environmental Assessment (DCEA), Aalborg University, Denmark


    Deadline to Apply

    May 31, 2021 (23: 59 GMT +1)


    Overview

    PositionPhD Position
    No. of Position(s)Few
    Research Area– Economics
    – Data science
    – Engineering
    ScholarshipAccording to standard norms
    WorkplaceTechnical Faculty for IT and Design
    Department of Planning
    Danish Centre for Environmental Assessment (DCEA)
    Aalborg University
    Denmark
    Contract Period3 Years
    Starting dateJune 01, 2021

    Qualifications

    • Have a relevant Master’s degree in economics, data science, or engineering
    • Have experience with programming (python)
    • Have experience with complex quantitative modelling, e.g., ecosystem, economic, or social modelling
    • Have a high level of English language and communication skills, both in writing and verbally

    Responsibilities

    The stipend is part of the research project “Getting the data right” for climate footprints, a 4-year research project to provide a globally unique virtual lab and database tool for quantitative assessment of the climate effects of decision alternatives, popularly speaking ‘a climate footprint generator’, and a mechanism to ensure its continuous maintenance.

    The PhD study is anticipated to cover the following aspects:

    • Automated procedures for continuous provision and balancing of physical and monetary trade data.
    • Assessment and determination of supply mixes to the different global, regional, and local product markets.

    How to Apply?

    The application is only to be submitted online by using the “Apply online” button above

    Documents Required

    • CV
    • Motivation letter / Statement of purpose
    • A list of past research experience and publications if any.
    • Copy of the degree diploma

    About Department of planning

    The department provides high-quality research and teaching in the field of planning, technology and society in order to create a more sustainable future. We are interdisciplinary in the technical, natural and social science disciplines and present a unique combination of social and technological understanding where digital and technological solutions merge with the needs of society. Our research creates the foundation for educating the future workforce, and as part of Aalborg University, the department rests on a socially engaging and problem-oriented approach. It is also at Department of Planning that the UNESCO Center for Problem-Based Learning is at home. That helps ensure, we create educations aimed at the job market and a society with increasing focus on technology, digitization, sustainability and partnerships for a sustainable transition.

    Note

    Appointment and salary as a PhD fellow are according to the Ministry of Finance Circular of 28 June 2019 on the Collective Agreement for Academics in Denmark, Appendix 5, regarding PhD fellows, and with the current Circular of 11 December 2019 on the employment structure at Danish universities.

    Inquiries

    Associate Professor Jannick Schmidt
    Email: jannick@plan.aau.dk
    Phone: 4025 1299 

    Official advertisement

    ONE OR MORE PHD STIPENDS IN INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND DELIMITATION OF PRODUCT MARKETS FOR LIFE CYCLE ASSESSMENT DATABASES (20-21023)

    Post expires at 8:59am on Tuesday June 1st, 2021 (GMT+9)