The School of Engineering and Natural Sciences and the School of Social Sciences at the University of Iceland invites applications for a PhD studentship for the project: Modelling transitions to sustainable energy systems. The project aims to develop a systems dynamics model to compare transition paths of alternative futures of the Icelandic energy system.
The project is funded by the Icelandic Research Council (RANNIS), and is a collaborative project between the University of Iceland, Reykjavik University, MIT and Utrecht University.
Qualification requirement: Applicants should have a MSc degree in economics, environment and natural resources or engineering. Knowledge of energy systems analysis and system dynamics is considered a plus. Very good knowledge in spoken and written English is required.
The project is funded for three years, beginning September 1st 2016 or by agreement.
Application deadline – August 8 2016
For more information and to apply: https://ugla.hi.is/radningar/index.php?sid=2448&starf=73