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Job Posting: UCRSAP Post-Doctoral Fellowship

October 22, 2014
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The Urban Climate Resilience in Southeast Asia Partnership (UCRSAP), which is situated in the Asia Institute at the Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto is now accepting applications for a one-year Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Urban Climate Change Resilience.

Successful candidates must have obtained their Ph.D. in a relevant field of study and have applicable proposed research surrounding building urban climate change capacity.   The applicants must have received their Ph.D. July 2012 or later and both Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority even though all are encouraged to apply.  The Fellowship will begin July 1, 2015 and the candidate is expected to reside in Toronto, Canada for the duration of the fellowship.  The fellow will be provided with a salary of $40,500 and benefits as well conference and research travel support available.

As a Post-Doctoral Fellow with UCRSAP the fellow is expected to pursue their relevant research and actively engage as a member of UCRSAP.  The fellow is expected to present at two research seminars at the Munk School of Global Affairs, partake in the UCRSAP Virtual Graduate Seminar and publish a paper as part of the UCRSAP Paper series.  Additional responsibilities will be delegated depending on the fellow’s interests but could include: planning conferences, events and workshops, participating in projects and initiatives for UCRSAP and ultimately offering support and assistance to UCRSAP Co-Directors when necessary. 

The application process for this fellowship includes: a project abstract, a program of research, bibliography, three referees, CV and graduate transcripts.  Please find the application here.

Application deadline is January 1, 2015 at 12pm (EST).

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