Organization : Stockholm Environment Institute
Type : Nonprofits / องค์กรไม่แสวงหาผลกำไร
Date : 11 Dec 2018
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Deadline : 4 / January / 2019
Join our international non-profit research organization and help create a sustainable future for all. SEI Asia is a dynamic, expanding workplace of approximately 30 people from different nationalities that collaborate in a busy central Bangkok-based office.
SEI is recruiting a highly motivated Research Associate thatwill undertake research and development activities related to new and ongoing projects across Asia under the Water Resources Management Cluster, with a focus on development of remote sensing and GIS tools, Python programming, data processing and development of graphic user interfaces related to water and land resources management, water-related disaster risk management, water-food-energy security, urban nexus, and climate change adaptation.This position will support the Cluster team in undertaking outreach activities and writing peer-reviewed research publications.
The incumbent will work with staff at SEI Asia and with other consortiums on current activities under existing programmes, including SERVIR-Mekong (https://servir.adpc.net/), SUMERNET (www.sumernet.org), the Sustainable Water Partnership (www.swpwater.org) and other Asia-based projects. While SEI Asia focuses within the region, it also works globally, and the incumbent will be expected to contribute to programmes and projects worldwide.
The Research Associate reports directly to the assigned Line Manager (Water Resources Management Cluster Leader) and respective project leaders/managers for which she/he works, and is under the overall supervision of the Centre Director.
Your main responsibilities
Who you are
We are looking for a person with a strong interest and proven track record in designing and executing research projects. You have excellent writing skills and are able to communicate with a variety of actors.
To succeed in this role, you will need to work both in teams and independently in a highly flexible and exciting research environment. You are able to combine theoretical knowledge with practical, people-based skills.
Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) is an independent, international research institute founded in 1989. Its mission is to support decision-making and induce change towards sustainable development around the world by providing integrative knowledge that bridges science and policy in the field of environment and development. SEI was ranked as the second most influential environmental think tank in the world in the Global Go To Think Tank Report 2017, compiled by the University of Pennsylvania's Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program.
SEI has approximately 240 employees working at research centres in seven countries around the world. Our Headquarters and the Stockholm Research Centre are located in Stockholm, Sweden. In addition to SEI Asia, there are centres in Estonia (Tallinn); United Kingdom (York and Oxford); the United States (Seattle, Boston and Davis, California); Kenya (Nairobi); and Columbia (Bogota).
How to apply:
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