Vacancies and Project Opportunities


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Programme management officer (Project Post), P3

United Nations, Nairobi, Kenya

UN-Habitat and the Global Land Tool Network (GLTN) are looking for a Programme Management Officer to join GLTN and the Land, Housing and Shelter Section in Nairobi, Kenya, to support the management of the GLTN programme and report to the GLTN Secretary.  

Last application date 3 February 2023

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The Civil Society Unit, Department of Global Communications,UN, is hiring full-time interns for 4-6 months in three (3) different work areas. Applicants must be a student in the final year of the first university degree (bachelor or equivalent), Master's or Ph.D. Programme or equivalent, or have completed a Bachelor's, Master's or PH.D. Programme.
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Job Opening - Associate Professor in Geodesy
with specialization in Civil Engineering

KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm is looking for a candidate for associate professor in Geodesy with specialization in Civil Engineering. The associate professor is expected to lead a research group, teach and supervise students at bachelor, master and PhD levels.

Last application date: January 27, 2023

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Project Opportunities

EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Geospatial Systems

12x 4-year studentships

The EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Geospatial Systems, led by Newcastle University in the UK, has c. 12 fully-funded 4-year studentships available for entry in September 2023. Applicants can apply for one of a number of different projects that are advertised at either Newcastle University or the University of Nottingham, or propose their own. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and 30% of the available studentships are available for international (inc. EU) applicants, with international fee top-ups provided by Newcastle / Nottingham. The funding package includes a research training and support grant of £22,000 per student. Students graduate with both a MRes (year 1) and PhD (year 4).

Deadline for applications is 29 January 2023.

Further details are available here

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